Tegretol and Memory impairment - from FDA reports
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 Depression. This review analyzes which people have Memory impairment with Tegretol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 32,225 people who have side effects when taking Tegretol from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 20, 2017
32,225 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 736 people (2.28%) have Memory impairment
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tegretol when people have Memory impairment *:
- < 1 month: 36.59 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.17 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.54 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.76 %
- 2 - 5 years: 7.32 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.44 %
- 10+ years: 12.2 %
Gender of people who have Memory impairment when taking Tegretol *:
- female: 62.17 %
- male: 37.83 %
Age of people who have Memory impairment when taking Tegretol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.35 %
- 10-19: 5.8 %
- 20-29: 7.93 %
- 30-39: 14.89 %
- 40-49: 18.38 %
- 50-59: 22.44 %
- 60+: 29.21 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (71 people, 9.65%)
- Convulsion (69 people, 9.38%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (58 people, 7.88%)
- Pain (53 people, 7.20%)
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 5.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (78 people, 10.60%)
- Keppra (69 people, 9.38%)
- Lamictal (67 people, 9.10%)
- Topamax (61 people, 8.29%)
- Seroquel (54 people, 7.34%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (146 people, 19.84%)
- Dizziness (136 people, 18.48%)
- Convulsion (127 people, 17.26%)
- Depression (121 people, 16.44%)
- Stress And Anxiety (112 people, 15.22%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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