Tegretol and Simple partial seizures - from FDA reports
Simple partial seizures is found among people who take Tegretol, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Keppra, and have Epilepsy. This review analyzes which people have Simple partial seizures with Tegretol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 31,704 people who have side effects when taking Tegretol from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 13, 2017
31,704 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 59 people (0.19%) have Simple Partial Seizures
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tegretol when people have Simple Partial Seizures *:
- < 1 month: 12.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 87.5 %
Gender of people who have Simple Partial Seizures when taking Tegretol *:
- female: 53.85 %
- male: 46.15 %
Age of people who have Simple Partial Seizures when taking Tegretol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.56 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 10.26 %
- 30-39: 25.64 %
- 40-49: 7.69 %
- 50-59: 33.33 %
- 60+: 20.51 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Epilepsy (19 people, 32.20%)
- Convulsion (3 people, 5.08%)
- Birth Control (3 people, 5.08%)
- Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (2 people, 3.39%)
- Osteoporosis Post-Menopausal (2 people, 3.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Keppra (21 people, 35.59%)
- Topamax (14 people, 23.73%)
- Lamictal (13 people, 22.03%)
- Neurontin (9 people, 15.25%)
- Carbamazepine (9 people, 15.25%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (14 people, 23.73%)
- Muscle Aches (13 people, 22.03%)
- Memory Loss (12 people, 20.34%)
- Complex Partial Seizures (12 people, 20.34%)
- Difficulty In Walking (11 people, 18.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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