Review: could Tegretol cause Erectile dysfunction?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.6/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 23,839 people who take Tegretol. Among them, 109 have Erectile dysfunction. See who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Tegretol (latest outcomes from 24,763 users) has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy, seizures. Commonly reported side effects of Tegretol include convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis, fever, rashes, dizziness.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 131,424 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 18, 2014: 23,100 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol. Among them, 88 people (0.38%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Tegretol when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||4.55%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||13.64%||22.73%||59.09% |
Gender of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Tegretol * :
|Erectile dysfunction||6.86%||93.14% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Tegretol * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||6.49%||11.69%||23.38%||25.97%||10.39%||22.08% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Tegretol ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||40.00%||50.00%||10.00% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Epilepsy (30 people, 34.09%)
- Pain (11 people, 12.50%)
- Bipolar disorder (6 people, 6.82%)
- Parkinson's disease (5 people, 5.68%)
- Erectile dysfunction (5 people, 5.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (23 people, 26.14%)
- Lamictal (19 people, 21.59%)
- Gabitril (15 people, 17.05%)
- Keppra (15 people, 17.05%)
- Topamax (15 people, 17.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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