Related topic: Tegretol, Simple partial seizures
Review: could Tegretol cause Simple partial seizures?
Summary: Simple partial seizures could be caused by Tegretol, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, also take Keppra, and have Epilepsy.
We study 23,927 people who have side effects while taking Tegretol from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Simple partial seizures. Find out below who they are, when they have Simple partial seizures and more.
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Tegretol (latest outcomes from 24,778 users) has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy.
Simple partial seizures
Simple partial seizures (seizures which affect only a small region of the brain) (latest reports from 3,149 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, depression, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 23,859 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol. Among them, 45 people (0.19%) have Simple Partial Seizures. They amount to 1.43% of all the 3,143 people who have Simple Partial Seizures on eHealthMe.
Time on Tegretol when people have Simple partial seizures * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Simple partial seizures||12.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||87.50% |
Gender of people who have Simple partial seizures when taking Tegretol * :
|Simple partial seizures||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have Simple partial seizures when taking Tegretol * :
|Simple partial seizures||0.00%||2.63%||0.00%||13.16%||26.32%||7.89%||28.95%||21.05% |
Severity of Simple partial seizures when taking Tegretol ** :
How people recovered from Simple partial seizures ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Epilepsy (18 people, 40.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 6.67%)
- Partial seizures (3 people, 6.67%)
- Convulsion (3 people, 6.67%)
- Simple partial seizures (2 people, 4.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Keppra (20 people, 44.44%)
- Lamictal (11 people, 24.44%)
- Topamax (10 people, 22.22%)
- Neurontin (9 people, 20.00%)
- Carbamazepine (9 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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