Tegretol and White blood cell count decreased - from FDA reports
White blood cell count decreased 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 Keppra, and have Epilepsy. This review analyzes which people have White blood cell count decreased 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 Apr, 23, 2017
31,704 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 458 people (1.44%) have White Blood Cell Count Decreased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tegretol when people have White Blood Cell Count Decreased *:
- < 1 month: 53.95 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.63 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.26 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.97 %
- 10+ years: 4.61 %
Gender of people who have White Blood Cell Count Decreased when taking Tegretol *:
- female: 53.41 %
- male: 46.59 %
Age of people who have White Blood Cell Count Decreased when taking Tegretol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 4.3 %
- 10-19: 10.63 %
- 20-29: 9.11 %
- 30-39: 11.39 %
- 40-49: 11.9 %
- 50-59: 19.24 %
- 60+: 33.42 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Epilepsy (86 people, 18.78%)
- Convulsion (31 people, 6.77%)
- Preventive Health Care (29 people, 6.33%)
- Constipation (24 people, 5.24%)
- Insomnia (21 people, 4.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Keppra (36 people, 7.86%)
- Lamictal (28 people, 6.11%)
- Zyprexa (24 people, 5.24%)
- Depakene (22 people, 4.80%)
- Famotidine (18 people, 3.93%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Thrombocytopenia (176 people, 38.43%)
- Fever (112 people, 24.45%)
- Haemoglobin Decreased (87 people, 19.00%)
- Neutrophil Count Decreased (80 people, 17.47%)
- Red Blood Cell Count Decreased (69 people, 15.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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?
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