Memory impairment is found among people who take Tegretol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Epilepsy . We study 29,000 people who have side effects while taking Tegretol from FDA and social media. Among them, 651 have Memory impairment. Find out below who they are, when they have Memory impairment and more.
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Tegretol has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Tegretol 31,727 users)
Memory impairment has been reported by people with confusional state, diarrhea, insomnia, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 101,368 Memory impairment patients).
On Sep, 15, 2016
29,000 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 651 people (2.24%) have Memory Impairment
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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HI my name is Deb. i just turned 50 in july and have been taking Tegretol since age 9 for Epilepsy. I was just diagnosed with severe osteoarthritis and need a total hip replacement much to the surprise of myself and my doctor. After reading about osteoarthritis on the Internet is am ...
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