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Tegretol XR - Is Carbamezapine a suitable generic for Tegretol?

Posted 6 Aug 2017 by Edward Caufield 0 answers

My new prescription coverage for Tegretol now costs me $125.00 per month. I am siezure free with it for 25 years. My new prescription plan offers Carbamezapine for $5.00 per month. Is it as effective as the Tegretol and are there any possible side effects not found in Tegretol?

I took 2400 mg of Tegretol XR this morning instead of 1200. Should I skip my dosage tonight?

Posted 19 Mar 2017 by Sjopry 0 answers

I've had double vision all day. I don't know if I should take my dose tonight or not .

I take Tegretol XR and am getting an ileostomy. ..can I still take the XR version?

Posted 13 Sep 2016 by Scaredinwm 1 answer

Diagnosed with colon cancer. Not sure where Tegretol is absorbed into my system and if it will be an issue once ileostomy is done?

I take Tegretol XR for seizures, and Geodon and Zoloft for Dipolar. Disorder and Simvastatin?

Posted 24 Aug 2016 by airsue 0 answers

Including Simvastin for Choloresterol. I am very worried, can these drugs interact badly with the Tegretol ? I dont want to get sick.

Tegretol XR - Has It made you gain any weight?

Posted 15 Dec 2015 by KittenKaosu 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 ...

Difference between tegretol and tegretol XR?

Posted 23 May 2011 by majacques 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 ...

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

Posted 11 Aug 2011 by jeffpluto 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 ...

Tegretol and suicidal thoughts?

Posted 8 Nov 2012 by armlessmonkey 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 ...

Pregnancy - Im in my last trimester; and my neurologist wants to put me on tegretol xr due to auras?

Posted 7 Feb 2013 by gallo82 1 answer

... happening. Im afraid this med will effect my baby. Anyone else take this med while pregnant?

How should I transition from Tegretol XR to regular Tegretol?

Posted 2 May 2012 by cazuelea 2 answers

I have been taking tegretol xr 400mg/2xday for several years for seizures and recently lost my insurance. Now I have been changed to plain tegretol 400mg/2xday... shouldn't I be taking this 4 times a day instead of twice a day? I was originally put on the "XR" because I had seizures ...

Did tegretol xr help with sleep.i have rsd and the jerking started so doc put me on this with/nuron?

Posted 24 Feb 2012 by 100kelly 2 answers

please i need comments cuz i dont want to try it if ppl dont like it

How long does the extended release last in your body?

Posted 15 Jul 2010 by dobrien 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!

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