Review: could Trileptal cause Dental Caries?


Dental caries is found among people who take Trileptal, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Effexor, and have Anxiety . We study 12,514 people who have side effects while taking Trileptal from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Dental caries. Find out below who they are, when they have Dental caries and more.

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Trileptal has active ingredients of oxcarbazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Trileptal 13,252 users)

Dental Caries

Dental caries has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, hypokalemia, gastric ulcer, initial insomnia (latest reports from 9,252 Dental caries patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

12,514 people reported to have side effects when taking Trileptal.
Among them, 14 people (0.11%) have Dental Caries

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Trileptal cause Dental caries?

Time on Trileptal when people have Dental Caries *:

  • < 1 month: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 33.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dental Caries when taking Trileptal *:

  • female: 64.29 %
  • male: 35.71 %

Age of people who have Dental Caries when taking Trileptal *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 21.43 %
  • 10-19: 14.29 %
  • 20-29: 7.14 %
  • 30-39: 14.29 %
  • 40-49: 14.29 %
  • 50-59: 7.14 %
  • 60+: 21.43 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (2 people)
  • Bipolar Disorder (2 people)
  • Anxiety (2 people)
  • Sleep Disorder Therapy (1 person)
  • Depression (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zoloft (2 people)
  • Warfarin Sodium (2 people)
  • Pravastatin (2 people)
  • Metoprolol Tartrate (2 people)
  • Effexor (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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