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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
5/8/2011 1:37:14 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have epilepsy in the left temporal lobe area. After surgery, teg has kept my complex partial seizures under control.

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
9/14/2010 9:09:51 PM

Reviewer: Sassyinc, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I found this drug fantastic, I was having combined visual and auditory seizures every 30 minutes and lasting for up to 5 minutes, within 3 days of being diagnosed and treated for Epilepsy 4 years ago my seizures stopped and have been almost seizure free for 4 years and when I do have them its only about once a year lasting a few seconds and only a tingeling in my hand though I still have full func ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
4/10/2010 10:33:17 PM

Reviewer: ranb, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It help out alot(tegret'XR-400mg/1 morning & 2 before bed). Long as I'm taking it, I'm good. My seizures are light, I can catch one w/ anybody noticing. I mainly will experience one while sleep(due to unalertness,being unconscious). Medication os good. I give it a 4.5 out 5.

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
12/22/2009 11:03:38 PM

Reviewer: joyce, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Tegretol XR has controlled my seizures extremely well. I have not had a seizure in 3 yrs. I take 600mg. a day.

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
11/22/2009 6:57:41 PM

Reviewer: Tegretol Retard, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on this drug for 19 years. It was of no benefit to me at all. Even though the seizures wasn't so frequent, i still had very bad side effects which included depression, hypothyroidism, agression, irritability and hullucinations. I thought i was going mad. When i came off the drug and went on to another, i very much improved. The side effects have gone. My new drug is leaving me seizure fr ... Show Full Comment

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