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Posted 14 Dec 2011 • 6 answers
... Recently I requested a different Doctor. My chief complaint for over 2 years now has been Anxiety. The first Doctor would not address it. The new doctor did the same thing. Even worse he is going to take away the only drug that help's me Kloplin. He gave me a new prescription for ...
Posted 6 May 2012 • 5 answers
After 2 month of suffering with unbearable faceial pain I was dianosised with Trimemial Neualgia my dr put me on carbamazepine which didnt help without a pain med. A week later I was switched to gabapentin that worked very well no pain med needed.Yesterday I saw the neuroglist who switched me to ...
Posted 16 Mar 2015 • 3 answers
My husband developped a strong skin reaction to carbamazepine for bipolar. He discontinued it. The doctor wants to put him on valproic acid (depakote), but he ( my husband) is not willing to try a third medication and would rather return to lithium that gave him unconfortable feelings. Which one is ...
Posted 9 Jan 2016 • 4 answers
Does CARBAMAZEPINE PUT YOU TO SLEEP? I NEED TO SLEEP, I HAVEN'T BEEN SLEEPING FOR 4 NIGHTS. I AM BIPOLAR AND IT WAS PRESCRIBED TO ME BY MY PSYCHIATRIST. I ONLY USED IT ONCE BECAUSE I CAN'T CONTROL MY MOVEMENT. I WAS WALKING FROM MY PATIO TO MY LIVING ROOM AND I KEPT ON WALKING UNTIL I WAS ...
Posted 26 Nov 2010 • 2 answers
My wife is currently taking Tramadol, Xanax and Mianserin. She used to take Carbamazepine but complained about gaining weight as a result of it. Back in early October she quit Carbamazepine cold turkey and I told her that is probably not a good idea because I have heard that going off any med is ...
Posted 15 Apr 2013 • 3 answers
I've been given this medicine to control seizures... I've been on other things & I've gained so much weight... I don't want to be on another one that will cause me to gain anymore. I was just curious how others may have experienced while on this.
Carbamazepine - I'm up to 1200mg of Tegretol, Topomax, and Baclofen with still no relief. I HATE the
Posted 17 Nov 2014 • 5 answers
... side effects
Posted 3 Aug 2009 • 2 answers
Posted 30 Dec 2012 • 3 answers
Posted 27 Jul 2013 • 3 answers
I just started gabapentin while I am weaning off of carbamazepine as it didn't produce results for my Trigemenal Neuralgia. After taking my first dose of gabapentin I am having more pain in my head and above my teeth. Could the gabapentin be causing me more pain??
Posted 16 Aug 2018 • 2 answers
I know it's prescribed for other things but it can be used off-label for other things. Im wondering has anyone taken this med and seen improvements in fear/anxiety etc?
Posted 13 Jan 2011 • 2 answers
nerve compression or sciatica
Posted 18 Feb 2013 • 1 answer
Taking carbamazepine,I have numbness in my hand,severe pain in my arms but to touch is ice cold but?
Posted 11 Apr 2013 • 4 answers
... my arms are on fire? Is this a side effect of the drug or is my neuralgia getting worse? Will this stop its interfering with my sleep only happens at night is it a deficiency? Is their something I can take vitamin?
Posted 25 Feb 2015 • 3 answers
... his primary care doctor today and he is 99% sure he has TN. An MRI is schedule in the next few days. They prescribed him Carbamazepine. Is there any help on this pain he is having??? From what I am reading this is not good. Any one have ideas on how to relieve the pain?
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