Review: could Tegretol cause Impulse-control disorder?
We study 23,945 people who have side effects while taking Tegretol from FDA and social media. Among them, 13 have Impulse-control disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Impulse-control disorder and more.
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Tegretol (latest outcomes from 24,802 users) has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy.
Impulse-control disorder (latest reports from 4,408 patients) has been reported by people with parkinson's disease, depression, restless leg syndrome, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, pain.
On Jul, 14, 2014: 23,945 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol. Among them, 13 people (0.05%) have Impulse-control Disorder. They amount to 0.30% of all the 4,406 people who have Impulse-control Disorder on eHealthMe.
Time on Tegretol when people have Impulse-control disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Impulse-control disorder||25.00%||75.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Impulse-control disorder when taking Tegretol * :
|Impulse-control disorder||29.17%||70.83% |
Age of people who have Impulse-control disorder when taking Tegretol * :
|Impulse-control disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.76%||9.52%||61.90%||4.76%||19.05% |
Severity of Impulse-control disorder when taking Tegretol ** :
How people recovered from Impulse-control disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Cranial nerve disorder (4 people, 30.77%)
- Herpes zoster (4 people, 30.77%)
- Personality change due to a general medical condition (4 people, 30.77%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (3 people, 23.08%)
- Essential hypertension (2 people, 15.38%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Valproate sodium (12 people, 92.31%)
- Phenytoin (12 people, 92.31%)
- Haloperidol decanoate (12 people, 92.31%)
- Primidone (12 people, 92.31%)
- Amitriptyline hcl (4 people, 30.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 days ago):
I need medical researches that can show the side effect of tegretol that causes pulmonary embolism(P.E.).after treatment with tegretol for 3 years (1998-2001). I had P.E.(in 2001) I took warfarin (coumadin)for half year (2/2001-7/2001) and stopped to take the medicine (only the warfarin).I continue to took the tegretol for more 1.5 years till 3/2003 I had D.V.T.Then I stopped to take tegretol and instead that medicine I took valporic acid (depalept).I took warfarin since 3/2003 till today.I appreciate your professional help to fulfill my request.Thank you a lot, Benjamin
From this study (3 days ago):
The most annoying was cough and I keep coughing till I get birth with my litle dead girl cough is just gone
I was 24 weeks when she suddenly stopped moving and doctor said there is no pulse
now I am pregnant again with same symptoms
From this study (4 days ago):
My son was taking carbamazepine for years and later was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes can the medication be the cause?
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