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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Tegretol XR Oral.

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Condition: Epileptic Seizure
11/22/2009 6:25:25 PM

Reviewer: mhumphrey01, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
8/26/2009 8:23:37 PM

Reviewer: Dillon, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My Son had Focal seizures starting at 4 yrs of age....He had sesrious facial and speech distortions. Eventually he could not even breath. it was a nightmare each time it occured. He was put on Dilantan with little success. He was put on Tegratal XR finally at 5 yrs old...His seizures finally dissapeared. By age 9 he had no more seizures....Today at 17 yrs old he has been # 1 in his class at sc ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
7/25/2009 7:48:25 AM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had nausea and a headache when I first began taking it, but none of the other medications either didn't stopp the seizures or I had severe size effects. Topamax gave me terrible side effects and depleted my energy to the point where all I wanted to do was sleep.

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
7/7/2009 3:42:07 AM

Reviewer: muycalentehoy@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
only seizure med to control seizures effectively; side effects minimal--mostly tiredness and excessive sleepiness. am post menopausal now and having difficulty losing weight

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
6/11/2009 11:57:52 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
lots of dizziness either caused by this or lamictal with control of seizures decreases after years of use. had surgery to stop seizures and now about to finish decrease of tegretol

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