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Hospital Tegretol overdose, dose this happen often, will there be any long term effects?

Posted 11 Aug 2011 4 answers

A year ago, I had neck fusion surgery. Having developed Seizures 3 years prior I was taking Tegretol XR 600mg. The hospital was given that bottle. Two days after surgery, I became spsatic, I could not hold anything, I could not stand, I could not talk nor see. I was slipping into a coma. The ...

Difference between tegretol and tegretol XR?

Posted 23 May 2011 1 answer

I was taking Tegretol XR 400mg/2xday for many years and now have be been changed to plain Tegretol 400mg/1xday and 200mg/1xday. I have been taking it for nerve damage in my face wich causes painful twitching and sagging of one of my eyelids which interferes with my vision. My question is, I was ...

How long does the extended release last in your body?

Posted 15 Jul 2010 1 answer

If my daughter is taking 1600 mgs a day (or 3 doses of 600, 400 and 600) should she be able to go to 2 doses of 800mgs for a the same cumulative dose? Thank you!

Tegretol XR and its generic...has anybody experienced withdrawal symptoms? or nausea, chills?

Posted 28 Mar 2012 1 answer

I have been on this stuff for four days and MAN i feel no bueno (no good). I thought i was withdrawing from all the other stuff i was taking but now im not sure if it was that or this new med since i started to feel very nauseated that day. I feel dizzy, kinda tired and see blurry when im sleepy, ...

Tegretol XR - Has It made you gain any weight?

Posted 15 Dec 2015 1 answer

I'm was on 100mg of Seroquel at first and I gained a little weight, then they changed it to 200 mg after I had my baby and I've gained 15 pounds on top of what I weighed while pregnant. They changed me to Seroquel 200 mg nightly and 300 mg twice daily of Lithium and I've gained 20 ...

Should I avoid doing a liver/colon detox while taking Tegretol XR?

Posted 2 Mar 2010 1 answer

I have been gaining weight due to 3 months of taking prednisone. I would like to do a detox to try and rid my body of all steroids. I take four 400mg pills of tegretol xr for trigeminal neuralgia.

How do I stop taking tegretol xr ?

Posted 16 May 2010 2 answers

Tegretol and suicidal thoughts?

Posted 8 Nov 2012 1 answer

My fourth day on tegretol XR. Two other mood stabilizers, Topimax and Lamictal and maxed out on Seroquel. Is suicidal ideation and planning, not necessarily intention, a passing thing or should I be worried? Called the hospital and they agreed that all they can do is put me on Lithium and watch me ...

Has anyone experienced hair loss while taking Tegretol XL?

Posted 19 Jul 2010 1 answer

I started taking Tegrotal XL May 5th and since then i've been losing alot of hair & i was wondering if anyone else ran into this problem?I haven't found it as a side effect & i've look on everything.

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