Muscle aches is found among people who take Tegretol, especially for people who are female, 40-49 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, 302 have Muscle aches. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle aches 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)
Muscle aches (muscle pain) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, rashes, drug ineffective, joint pain, high blood pressure (latest reports from 104,842 Muscle aches patients).
On Sep, 17, 2016
29,000 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 302 people (1.04%) have Muscle Aches
* 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 thinking that there may be a link between the long term tegretol use and the osteoarthritis. Does anyone know anything about this?
I am a 41 year old female and I have been on both Paxil & Remeron for 9 months. After 1 month of taking these I started having severe muscle pain and weakness in my hips and legs. I also started swelling in my legs, feet and hands along with a dry mouth every morning. I also suffered from terrible stomach issues. This has since subsided but the leg pain and back pain and stomach issues are still pretty bad. I started weaning myself off the Paxil 7 days ago from 20 mg to 10mg. So far I have no significant issues other than dizziness that comes and goes. I just want to connect with others like me to offer support and encouraging words in our journey to get off these drugs or offer advice to those thinking about going on them
is there any connection between taking a diuretic and experiencing muscle pain? I've been on one for years and years, but my experience tells me that any drug can cause a reaction AT ANY TIME. Doesn't matter how long ( or short ) a person has been on a drug. Has anyone else gone thru this???
Is there any connection with licorice and muscle pain? I'm curious. I've never heard about this ever, but one never knows. I regularly eat licorice and have horrible muscle pain..Just wondering. If anyone has any info on this, would appreciate hearing about it. Thanks.
My son is on 7 mg of tegretol daily. We have just gone to the paediatrician for learning issues and where prescribed Ritalin . This drug is listed on the mims as not being able to be mixed. The doctor has said there will be no issue. Has anyone combined these 2 drugs in a similar situation?
Several years ago in 2013 I was"diagnosed" with RA. I went through every medication including, humira, embral, to now IV fusions of remicade which has been almost a year. I am not feeling any better and body aches and joint pains getting worse. I started researching my symptoms and lyme kept ...
Someone at the doctor's office changed the amount I was being given of the Lisinopril from 40 mg., to 10 mg. After this I started falling. Doctor said it is not in the records who had changed the dose. Pharmacist said it was this change that increased the weakness in my arms and legs. Doctor ...
I am a 41 year old female and I have been on both Paxil & Remeron for 9 months. After 1 month of taking these I started having severe muscle pain and weakness in my hips and legs. I also started swelling in my legs, feet and hands along with a dry mouth every morning. I also suffered from ...
I have been on Paxil for 9 months now and I have suffered with muscle pain and weakness in my legs and back since about 1 month after starting the drug. I am now weaning myself off and hope to get relief from such pain. I am 41 years old and female,
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 ...
I am looking for information supporting my suspicions that Tegretol has affected my dental health. I have taken the drug for 30 years and all of a sudden (starting 5 years ago) my teeth are in terrible condition. Is there information supporting my suspicion?
Is there any way to restore painful damaged muscles? I stopped taking amlodipine after a month when I realized it was responsible for the muscle pain, but now I still have severe muscle pain in my neck and back.
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