eHealthMe - Personalized health information eHealthMe - Personalized health information

Personalized health information

  Tools
All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Check symptoms  -  Ask a question  -  Write a review  -  Studies  -  Answered/ Unanswered  -  Reviews

Review: could Tegretol cause Drug abuse (Drug Abuse And Dependence)?

Summary: Drug abuse is found among people who take Tegretol, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Pain. We study 23,994 people who have side effects while taking Tegretol from FDA and social media. Among them, 80 have Drug abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug abuse and more.

You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Tegretol and have Drug abuse >>>

Personalized health information: on eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 66 million people have used us. 200+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>

 

Tegretol

Tegretol has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 24,860 Tegretol users)

Drug abuse

Drug abuse has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, migraine. (latest reports from 19,964 Drug abuse patients)

On May, 23, 2015: 23,994 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol. Among them, 77 people (0.32%) have Drug Abuse.

Trend of Drug abuse in Tegretol reports

Time on Tegretol when people have Drug abuse * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Drug abuse100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Drug abuse when taking Tegretol * :

FemaleMale
Drug abuse49.37%50.63%

Age of people who have Drug abuse when taking Tegretol * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Drug abuse0.00%1.52%6.06%1.52%51.52%12.12%9.09%18.18%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (24 people, 31.17%)
  2. Bipolar disorder (4 people, 5.19%)
  3. Depression (3 people, 3.90%)
  4. Epilepsy (2 people, 2.60%)
  5. Multiple sclerosis (2 people, 2.60%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (41 people, 53.25%)
  2. Neurontin (35 people, 45.45%)
  3. Vicodin (30 people, 38.96%)
  4. Oxycontin (28 people, 36.36%)
  5. Ativan (27 people, 35.06%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Get connected: join our support group of Tegretol and drug abuse on

Do you have Drug Abuse while taking Tegretol?

 

You are not alone! Join a support group on :
- support group for people who take Tegretol and have Drug Abuse
- support group for people who take Tegretol
- support group for people who have Drug Abuse

Recent conversations of related support groups:

Browse all Tegretol side effects:

Drugs that are associated with:

Could your condition cause:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

More questions for: Tegretol, Drug abuse

More reviews for: Tegretol, Drug abuse

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • Loss of hearing, uncontrollable bodily shaking, loss of control of face, paleness, loss of speech and walking. Lasts about fifteen minutes and then passes.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • Carbamazepine or Tegretol for seizure disorder for about 20 years.

    Reply

  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • I don´t know if my eye twitching is caused by carbamazepine, but i think so. So i would be happy to receive any advice. I suffered from a head trauma a year and a half ago. i take 600mg of carbamazepine every day. I haven`t had any seizures, at least i thin so, the meds were prescrived for me to assure i wouldn´t have any.

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2015 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.