Review: could Trileptal cause Restless leg syndrome?
Summary: Restless leg syndrome is found among people who take Trileptal, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Ativan, and have Depression.
We study 11,180 people who have side effects while taking Trileptal from FDA and social media. Among them, 34 have Restless leg syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Restless leg syndrome and more.
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Trileptal has active ingredients of oxcarbazepine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 11,898 Trileptal users)
Restless leg syndrome
Restless leg syndrome (a powerful urge to move your legs) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 17,498 Restless leg syndrome patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 11,177 people reported to have side effects when taking Trileptal. Among them, 34 people (0.30%) have Restless Leg Syndrome.
Time on Trileptal when people have Restless leg syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Restless leg syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||50.00%||25.00% |
Gender of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Trileptal * :
|Restless leg syndrome||93.75%||6.25% |
Age of people who have Restless leg syndrome when taking Trileptal * :
|Restless leg syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||0.00%||7.69%||46.15%||7.69%||30.77% |
Severity of Restless leg syndrome when taking Trileptal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Restless leg syndrome||20.00%||60.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Restless leg syndrome ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Restless leg syndrome||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (20 people, 58.82%)
- Arthritis (19 people, 55.88%)
- Sleep disorder (18 people, 52.94%)
- Muscle spasms (18 people, 52.94%)
- Hypercalcaemia (18 people, 52.94%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (22 people, 64.71%)
- Celebrex (19 people, 55.88%)
- Cymbalta (19 people, 55.88%)
- Lexapro (19 people, 55.88%)
- Ibuprofen (19 people, 55.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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