Review: could Trileptal cause Restless leg?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 11,047 people who take Trileptal. Among them, 33 have Restless leg. See who they are, when they have Restless leg and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Trileptal (latest outcomes from 11,833 users) has active ingredients of oxcarbazepine. It is often used in bipolar disorder, epilepsy. Commonly reported side effects of Trileptal include convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis, hyponatraemia aggravated, dizziness, nausea aggravated.
Restless leg (a powerful urge to move your legs) (latest reports from 65,962 patients) has been reported by people with restless leg syndrome, osteoporosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 10,715 people reported to have side effects when taking Trileptal. Among them, 33 people (0.31%) have Restless Leg.
Time on Trileptal when people have Restless leg * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Restless leg||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
Gender of people who have Restless leg when taking Trileptal * :
|Restless leg||93.33%||6.67% |
Age of people who have Restless leg when taking Trileptal * :
|Restless leg||0.00%||0.00%||8.33%||0.00%||8.33%||50.00%||0.00%||33.33% |
Severity of Restless leg when taking Trileptal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Restless leg||25.00%||50.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Restless leg ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Restless leg||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (19 people, 57.58%)
- Arthritis (18 people, 54.55%)
- Sleep disorder (18 people, 54.55%)
- Muscle spasms (18 people, 54.55%)
- Nausea (18 people, 54.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (22 people, 66.67%)
- Ibuprofen (19 people, 57.58%)
- Neurontin (19 people, 57.58%)
- Cymbalta (19 people, 57.58%)
- Lexapro (19 people, 57.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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