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 23,993 people who have side effects while taking Tegretol from FDA and social media. Among them, 77 have Drug abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug abuse and more.
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Tegretol has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 24,859 Tegretol users)
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 Apr, 22, 2015: 23,993 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol. Among them, 77 people (0.32%) have Drug Abuse.
Time on Tegretol when people have Drug abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug abuse||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Drug abuse when taking Tegretol * :
|Drug abuse||49.37%||50.63% |
Age of people who have Drug abuse when taking Tegretol * :
|Drug abuse||0.00%||1.52%||6.06%||1.52%||51.52%||12.12%||9.09%||18.18% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (24 people, 31.17%)
- Bipolar disorder (4 people, 5.19%)
- Depression (3 people, 3.90%)
- Epilepsy (2 people, 2.60%)
- Multiple sclerosis (2 people, 2.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (41 people, 53.25%)
- Neurontin (35 people, 45.45%)
- Vicodin (30 people, 38.96%)
- Oxycontin (28 people, 36.36%)
- Ativan (27 people, 35.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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