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Carbamazepine

In the US, Carbamazepine (carbamazepine systemic) is a member of the drug class dibenzazepine anticonvulsants and is used to treat Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Cluster-Tic Syndrome, Cyclothymic Disorder, Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy, Dystonia, Epilepsy, Occipital Neuralgia, Peripheral Neuropathy, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome, Schizoaffective Disorder, Trigeminal Neuralgia and Vulvodynia.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N03AF01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000298-46-4

Chemical Formula

C15-H12-N2-O

Molecular Weight

236

Therapeutic Category

Antiepileptic agent

Chemical Name

5H-Dibenz[b,f]azepine-5-carboxamide

Foreign Names

  • Carbamazepinum (Latin)
  • Carbamazepin (German)
  • Carbamazépine (French)
  • Carbamazepina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Carbamacepina (OS: DCIT)
  • Carbamazepine (OS: USAN, JAN, BAN)
  • Carbamazépine (OS: DCF)
  • G 32 883 (IS)
  • Carbamazepin (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Carbamazepine (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Eur. 9, Ph. Int. 7, USP 41)
  • Carbamazépine (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Carbamazepinum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9, Ph. Int. 7)

Brand Names

  • Actebral
    Sanofi-Aventis, Ecuador
  • Actebral Retard
    Sanofi-Aventis, Ecuador
  • Actinerval
    Bago, Argentina; Bago, Paraguay
  • Agital
    Imeg, Paraguay
  • Amizepin
    Polpharma, Poland
  • Antafit
    Polipharm, Thailand
  • Antilep
    Psycorem, India
  • Apo Carbamazepin
    Apotex, Lebanon
  • Apo-Carbamazepine
    Apotex, Hong Kong; Apotex, Kuwait
  • Arbateg
    Medizen, Egypt
  • Auration CR
    Gautier, Paraguay
  • Auration CR 400
    Gautier, Uruguay
  • Bamgetol
    Mersifarma, Indonesia
  • Bioneuril
    Bioresearch, Mexico
  • Biston
    Zentiva, Czech Republic; Zentiva, Slovakia
  • Brucarcer
    Bruluart, Mexico
  • Cabretol
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Cabretol CR
    Renata, Bangladesh
  • Cacerpina
    Athena, Uruguay
  • Camazepan-Humanity
    Celogen, Georgia; Northeast Pharmaceutical Group, Georgia
  • Carba retard Desitin
    Desitin, Germany
  • Carbabeta
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Carbabeta retard
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Carba-CT
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Carbadac
    Zydus Cadila, India
  • Carbadura
    Mylan dura, Germany
  • Carbadura retard
    Mylan dura, Germany
  • Carbaflux 200mg
    Hennig Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbaflux 300mg retard
    Hennig Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbaflux 400mg retard
    Hennig Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbaflux 600mg retard
    Hennig Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbagamma
    AAA-Pharma, Germany
  • Carbagen
    Generics UK, United Kingdom
  • Carbagen prolonged-release
    Generics UK, United Kingdom
  • Carbalan
    Quimica y Farmacia, Mexico
  • Carbalex
    G.L. Pharma, Estonia; G.L. Pharma, Lithuania; GL Pharma, Latvia
  • Carbalex retard
    G.L. Pharma, Estonia; G.L. Pharma, Lithuania
  • Carbam
    PharmaBrand, Ecuador
  • Carbamat
    Rontag, Argentina
  • Carbamazepin
    GMP, Georgia; Sintez, Georgia
  • Carbamazepin - 1 A Pharma
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • Carbamazepin AbZ
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Carbamazepin Actavis
    Actavis, Lithuania; Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa, Bulgaria
  • Carbamazepin AL retard
    Aliud Pharma, Germany
  • Carbamazepin Aristo
    Aristo Pharma, Germany
  • Carbamazepin Desitin
    Desitin, Germany
  • Carbamazepin EEL
    BioEEL, Romania
  • Carbamazepin Heumann
    Heumann, Germany
  • Carbamazepin HEXAL
    Hexal, Germany
  • Carbamazepin HEXAL retard
    Hexal, Germany
  • Carbamazepin Remedica
    Remedica, Macedonia
  • Carbamazepin ret - 1A-Pharma
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • Carbamazepin retard Heumann
    Heumann, Germany
  • Carbamazepin Retard Remedica
    Remedica, Macedonia
  • Carbamazepin Slavia
    Slavia Pharm, Romania
  • Carbamazepina
    APOTEX, Mexico; Induquimica, Peru; Medrock, Peru; Recipe, Colombia
  • Carbamazepina (C1) Gen.Germed
    Genéric.Germed, Brazil
  • Carbamazepina 200 mg Bouzen
    Bouzen, Argentina
  • Carbamazepina 200mg Duncan
    Duncan, Paraguay
  • Carbamazepina 200mg Mintlab
    Mintlab, Paraguay
  • Carbamazepina Alter
    Alter, Portugal
  • Carbamazepina Andromaco
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Carbamazepina Arena
    Arena, Romania
  • Carbamazepina Biosintetica
    Biosintética, Brazil
  • Carbamazepina Cormin
    Cormin, Ecuador
  • Carbamazepina Denver Farma
    Denver Farma, Argentina
  • Carbamazepina Ecuaquímica
    Ecuaquímica, Ecuador
  • Carbamazepina EG
    EG, Italy
  • Carbamazepina Elter
    Elter - Medicamentos Genéricos, Venezuela
  • Carbamazepina EMS
    EMS, Brazil
  • Carbamazepina Eurofarma
    Eurofarma, Uruguay
  • Carbamazepina Fabra
    Fabra, Argentina
  • Carbamazepina Farmandina
    Farmandina, Ecuador
  • Carbamazepina Farmex
    Farmex, Romania
  • Carbamazepina Flupal
    Flupal, Venezuela
  • Carbamazepina Fmndtria
    Farmindustria, Peru
  • Carbamazepina FU
    FU, Uruguay
  • Carbamazepina Gen.Germed
    Genéric.Germed, Brazil
  • Carbamazepina Generis
    Generis, Portugal
  • Carbamazepina Genfar
    Genfar, Ecuador; Genfar S.A., Dominican Republic; Genfar S.A., Guatemala; Genfar S.A., Honduras; Genfar S.A., El Salvador
  • Carbamazepina Iqfarma
    Iqfarma, Peru
  • Carbamazepina L.CH.
    Laboratorio Chile, Chile
  • Carbamazepina La Santé
    La Santé, Ecuador
  • Carbamazepina Labesfal
    Labesfal, Portugal
  • Carbamazepina Labot
    Labot, Peru
  • Carbamazepina Leti
    Leti, Venezuela
  • Carbamazepina LPH
    Labormed Pharma, Romania
  • Carbamazepina Magma
    Magma, Ecuador
  • Carbamazepina Medley
    Medley, Brazil
  • Carbamazepina MF
    Teva Marfan, Peru
  • Carbamazepina Mintlab
    Mintlab Co., Chile
  • Carbamazepina MK
    MK, Colombia
  • Carbamazepina Mylan
    Mylan, Portugal
  • Carbamazepina Neo Quimica
    Neo Química, Brazil
  • Carbamazepina Nifa
    Nifa, Ecuador
  • Carbamazepina Normon
    Normon, Spain
  • Carbamazepina Terapia
    Terapia, Romania
  • Carbamazepina Teuto
    Teuto Brasileiro, Brazil
  • Carbamazepina Teva
    Teva Italia, Italy
  • Carbamazepina União Química
    União Química, Brazil
  • Carbamazepina Valmor
    Valmor, Venezuela
  • Carbamazepine
    Arpimed, Georgia; Fujinaga Seiyaku, Japan; GAMA, Georgia; Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan; Medopharm, Georgia; Ranbaxy, United Kingdom; S.C. Slavia Pharma, Georgia
  • Carbamazepine - Livzon Limin
    Livzon Pharmaceutical Factory, China
  • Carbamazepine 50%
    Fujinaga Seiyaku, Japan; Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Carbamazepine Apotex
    Apotex Nederland, Netherlands
  • Carbamazepine Apotex retard
    Apotex Nederland, Netherlands
  • Carbamazepine CF
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Carbamazepine CR Pro Doc
    Pro Doc, Canada
  • Carbamazepine Essential Pharma
    Essential Pharmaceuticals, Sweden
  • Carbamazepine EssPharma
    Essential Pharmaceuticals, Norway
  • Carbamazepine Indo Farma
    Indofarma, Indonesia
  • Carbamazepine Mylan
    Mylan, Netherlands
  • Carbamazépine Mylan LP
    Mylan, France
  • Carbamazepine PCH
    Pharmachemie, Netherlands
  • Carbamazepine Remedica
    Remedica, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Carbamazepine Remedica Retard
    Remedica, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Carbamazepine retard Mylan
    Mylan, Belgium; Mylan, Netherlands
  • Carbamazepine Sandoz
    Sandoz, Australia; Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Carbamazépine Sandoz LP
    Sandoz, France
  • Carbamazepine Sandoz retard
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Carbamazepine-Retard
    Remedica, Serbia
  • Carbamazepin-neuraxpharm 200mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbamazepin-neuraxpharm 200mg retard
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbamazepin-neuraxpharm 300mg retard
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbamazepin-neuraxpharm 400mg retard
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbamazepin-neuraxpharm 600mg retard
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Carbamazepin-ratiopharm
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Carbanil
    Dosaco, Pakistan
  • Carbapex
    Apex, Egypt
  • Carbatol
    Amoun, Egypt; Orion, Taiwan; Torrent Pharma, Lithuania
  • Carbavim
    S.C. VIM Spectrum, Romania
  • Carbazep
    Cheminter, Paraguay
  • Carbazin
    Eskayef, Bangladesh; OQ Pharma, Peru
  • Carbazina
    Psicofarma, Mexico
  • Carbazin-CR
    Eskayef, Bangladesh
  • Carbepsil
    AC Helcor, Romania
  • Carbilepp
    Medochemie, Philippines
  • Carmapine
    Central Poly, Thailand; Incepta, Bangladesh; Pei Li, Taiwan
  • Carmapine-CR
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Carnexiv
    Lundbeck, United States
  • Carpin
    Novag, Mexico
  • Carpine
    Taiwan Biotech, Taiwan
  • Carzepin
    Hovid, Hong Kong
  • Cazap
    Usawa, Pakistan
  • Cazep
    Opsonin, Bangladesh
  • Cinazel
    IQFA, Mexico
  • Clostedal
    Silanes, Mexico
  • Conformal 200
    Ivax, Argentina
  • Conformal 400 AP
    Ivax, Argentina
  • Convul
    Siza, Pakistan
  • Convulex
    Meyer, Venezuela
  • Convurat-Aversi
    Aversi, Georgia
  • CP-Carba
    Christo, Hong Kong
  • Degranol
    Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Elebe
    Medipharma, Argentina
  • Epazin
    Torrent, Philippines
  • Epial
    Alkaloid, Macedonia
  • Epikor
    United Douglas Pharm, Philippines
  • Epilep
    Beximco, Bangladesh
  • Epilepsin
    Macter, Pakistan
  • Epilex
    Bryon, Pakistan
  • Episol
    Star Labs, Pakistan
  • Epitab Xr
    Werrick, Pakistan
  • Epitol
    Teva, United States
  • Epix
    Baroda, India
  • Equetro
    Validus, United States
  • Finlepsin
    AWD.pharma, Bulgaria; Pliva, Latvia; Teva, Lithuania; Teva Eesti, Estonia; Teva Operations Poland, Bulgaria; Teva Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Finlepsin retard
    Teva Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Fitzecalm
    Julphar, Oman
  • Galepsin
    Galenika AD, Serbia
  • Gamalephsin
    GAMA, Georgia
  • Hermolepsin Retard
    Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Karazepin
    Terra, Turkey
  • Karbalex Retard
    Liba, Turkey
  • Karbamazepin DAK
    Takeda Pharma, Denmark
  • Karbapin
    Hemofarm, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Hemofarm AD, Serbia
  • Karbasif
    Yeni, Turkey
  • Karbatan
    Mass Pharma, Pakistan
  • Karberol
    Münir Sahin, Turkey
  • Lepsitol
    Metiska, Indonesia
  • Lexopine
    Highnoon, Pakistan
  • Li Zhen
    Topfond Pharmaceutical Co.,Ltd, China
  • Mapezine
    Siam Bheasach, Thailand
  • Mazemal
    Uni Pharma, Egypt
  • Mazetol
    AHPL, India; CIBEX, Pakistan; Macter, Pakistan
  • Melepsin
    Sedico, Georgia
  • Mexaden
    Lasca, Paraguay
  • Mezacar
    Kusum, Philippines
  • Mezacar SR
    Kusum, Philippines
  • Mezapin
    La Pharmaceuticals, India
  • Mezapine
    Valor, Pakistan
  • Mezatric-ER
    Cubit, India
  • Mezicarb
    Medera, Pakistan
  • Neirolepsin
    GMP, Georgia
  • Neocarb
    Neuromedica, Paraguay
  • Neugeron
    Armstrong Laboratorios de Mexico, Mexico; Bagó, Colombia
  • Neugeron LP
    Armstrong Laboratorios de Mexico, Mexico
  • Neugeron S
    Armstrong Laboratorios de Mexico, Mexico
  • Neu-nil
    Laema Chemi Pharma, Pakistan
  • Neurotol
    Orion, Taiwan
  • Neurotol Slow
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Neurotop
    G.L. Pharma, Bulgaria; G.L. Pharma, Czech Republic; G.L.Pharma GmbH, Slovakia; Gerot, Lebanon
  • Neurotop 200 mg
    G.L. Pharma, Austria; G.L. Pharma, Hungary
  • Neurotop 300 mg retard
    G.L. Pharma, Hungary
  • Neurotop 400 mg
    G.L. Pharma, Austria
  • Neurotop 600 mg retard
    G.L. Pharma, Hungary
  • Neurotop retard
    G.L. Pharma, Czech Republic
  • Neurotop Retard
    Alcon, Egypt; G.L. Pharma, Poland; G.L.Pharma GmbH, Slovakia; Lannacher, Romania
  • Neurotop retard 300 mg
    G.L. Pharma, Austria; G.L. Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Neurotop retard 600 mg
    G.L. Pharma, Austria; G.L. Pharma, Bulgaria
  • Noderin
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • PMS-Carbamazepine
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Relacarb
    Perumed-Albis Consumo, Peru
  • Sandoz Carbamazepine
    Sandoz, South Africa
  • Sandoz Carbamazepine CR
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Stazepine 200 mg
    Polpharma, Hungary
  • Storilat
    Remedica, Cyprus
  • Storilat 200mg
    Remedica, Oman
  • Storilat R SR
    Remedica, Cyprus
  • Syntopine
    Codal Synto, Cyprus
  • Tanfedin
    Roemmers, Venezuela
  • Taro-Carbamazepine
    Taro Pharmaceutical Industries, Canada
  • Taver
    Medochemie, Cyprus; Medochemie, Malta; Medochemie, Tunisia; Medochemie Vietnam, Vietnam
  • Tegol
    Yu Sheng, Taiwan
  • Tegral
    Cid, Egypt
  • Tegrepin
    Intas, Philippines
  • Tegretal
    Novartis, Chile; Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Tegretal 200mg
    Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Tegretal 200mg retard
    Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Tegretal 400mg retard
    Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Tegretard
    Cristália, Brazil
  • Tegretol
    Beijing Novartis Pharma Co., Ltd., China; Essential Pharma, Finland; Gramón Bagó, Uruguay; Novartis, Argentina; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, Colombia; Novartis, Denmark; Novartis, Ecuador; Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, Greece; Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Ireland; Novartis, Lebanon; Novartis, Lithuania; Novartis, Latvia; Novartis, Mexico; Novartis, Malaysia; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Norway; Novartis, New Zealand; Novartis, Portugal; Novartis, Paraguay; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, Tunisia; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis, Taiwan; Novartis, United States; Novartis, Venezuela; Novartis AH, South Africa; Novartis Biosciences, Peru; Novartis Farma, Georgia; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Farmaceutica, Spain; Novartis Healthcare, Philippines; Novartis Healthcare A/S, Iceland; Novartis Pharma, Austria; Novartis Pharma, Bulgaria; Novartis Pharma, Poland; Novartis Pharma, Romania; Novartis Pharma Services, Vietnam; Novartis PHarma Services Inc., Serbia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Cyprus; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Kuwait; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Malta; Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom; Pliva, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pliva Hrvatska, Macedonia; Sun Pharma, Japan; Novartis Singapore, Singapore
  • Tégrétol
    Novartis, France
  • Tegretol 100 mg/5 ml
    Novartis, Hungary
  • Tegretol 100mg
    Novartis, Oman
  • Tegretol 2%
    Delpharm, Israel; Novartis, Lebanon; Novartis, Luxembourg
  • Tegretol 200 mg
    Novartis, Hungary
  • Tegretol 200mg
    Novartis, Israel; Novartis, Luxembourg; Novartis, Oman; Novartis Pharma, Austria
  • Tegretol 400
    Novartis, Paraguay
  • Tegretol 400 mg
    Novartis Pharma, Austria
  • Tegretol 50%
    Sun Pharma, Japan
  • Tegretol BB [pediatric]
    Novartis Farma, Italy
  • Tegretol CR
    Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Czech Republic; Novartis, Estonia; Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, Lebanon; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, New Zealand; Novartis, Slovakia; Novartis Farma, Georgia; Novartis Finland, Lithuania; Novartis Pharma, Peru; Novartis Pharma, Poland; Novartis Pharma, Romania; Novartis PHarma Services Inc., Serbia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Cyprus; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Malta; Pliva, Croatia (Hrvatska); Pliva Hrvatska, Macedonia; Novartis Singapore, Singapore
  • Tegretol CR 200 mg
    Novartis, Hungary
  • Tegretol CR 200mg
    Novartis, Israel; Novartis, Luxembourg; Novartis, Oman
  • Tegretol CR 400 mg
    Novartis, Hungary
  • Tegretol CR 400mg
    Novartis, Israel; Novartis, Luxembourg; Novartis, Oman
  • Tegretol LP
    Novartis, Tunisia
  • Tégrétol LP
    Novartis, France
  • Tegretol PR
    Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom
  • Tegretol Retard
    Lyfjaver, Iceland; Novartis, Denmark; Novartis, Finland; Novartis, Norway; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis Healthcare A/S, Iceland
  • Tegretol retard 200 mg
    Novartis Pharma, Austria
  • Tegretol retard 400 mg
    Novartis Pharma, Austria
  • Tegretol-CR
    Novartis, Turkey
  • Tegretol-XR
    Novartis, United States
  • Tegrital
    Novartis, India
  • Teril
    Alphapharm, Australia; Alphapharm, Hong Kong; Taro Pharmaceuticals USA, United States
  • Teril 200mg
    Taro, Israel
  • Teril CR
    Zentiva, Turkey
  • Teril CR 200mg
    Taro, Israel
  • Teril CR 400mg
    Taro, Israel
  • Teva-Carbamazepine
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Timonil
    Desitin, Switzerland; Desitin, Germany; Desitin, Lithuania; Desitin Arzneimittel, Romania; Desitin Pharma, Slovakia
  • Timonil 150 retard
    Desitin, Germany; Desitin, Lithuania
  • Timonil 200
    Desitin, Lithuania
  • Timonil 200 retard
    Desitin, Germany
  • Timonil 200mg
    Desitin, Switzerland
  • Timonil 300 retard
    Desitin, Germany; Desitin, Israel; Desitin, Lithuania
  • Timonil 400 retard
    Desitin, Germany
  • Timonil 600 retard
    Desitin, Germany; Desitin, Israel; Desitin, Lithuania
  • Timonil retard
    Desitin, Czech Republic; Desitin, Estonia; Desitin, Poland; Desitin Arzneimittel, Romania
  • Timonil retard 200mg
    Desitin, Switzerland
  • Timonil retard 300mg
    Desitin, Switzerland
  • Timonil retard 400mg
    Desitin, Switzerland
  • Timonil retard 600mg
    Desitin, Switzerland
  • Tonoclone
    T3A, Egypt
  • Tonoclone Retard
    T3A, Egypt
  • Trimonil Retard
    Desitin, Denmark; Desitin, Norway; Desitin, Sweden; Orifarm, Norway
  • Uni Carbamaz
    União Química, Brazil
  • Versitol
    Micro Synapse, India
  • Volutol
    Teva, Mexico
  • Zeptol
    Pharmaplan, South Africa; Sun Pharma, Myanmar
  • Zeptol 200
    Sun, Lithuania
  • Zeptol CR
    Sun Pharma, Myanmar
  • Zigma
    Crescent, India

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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