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

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Condition: Epileptic Seizure
4/23/2008 2:55:54 AM

Reviewer: cindy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i have been on this medication for 6months and i had sideaffects like breakout because of hot sun.and also itching allover my body.another thing is having really bad headach.but one thing it is very good in treating my seizures.

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
3/17/2008 9:28:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Tegretol has been very effective in preventing seizures for me, I take two pills before sleeping and am able to wake up rested in the morning. I don't care to take it during the day, it makes me feel dizzy and unable to function well.

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
2/17/2008 3:07:23 PM

Reviewer: PAUL BURKE, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been prescribed Tegretol as in Retard since a child for Epilpsy, Teenage yrs depression mental disorder etc.. It has long controlled my condition of vits vomit when child, but Psy DR now keeps increaing the doses to over 400 mg 200 each used to be 100, I always believe it caused Tiredness Fatigue in my late teens still in adult yrs now I'm 30 addicted to it or would collopes not taking ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
1/28/2008 2:56:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Tegretol has kept me seizure-free for over 20 years, with no side effects. I just switched to XR a year ago. To the person who posted "I actually passed the pill in my stool after 12 hours for a 24 hr extended release": What you passed in your stool after 12 hours was the shell/casing, not the pill itself. And each pill lasts 12 hours, not 24. That is why you take it twice a day inste ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Epileptic Seizure
1/10/2008 2:51:33 PM

Reviewer: www.hitt_maranda@.com, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
@ times the medicine makes me feel worse so i take it here and there.

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