Who should not take Tegretol Tablet?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion
  • high cholesterol
  • low amount of sodium in the blood
  • hepatic porphyria
  • decreased function of bone marrow
  • low blood counts due to bone marrow failure
  • decreased blood platelets
  • deficiency of granulocytes a type of white blood cell
  • mood changes
  • having thoughts of suicide
  • depression
  • myasthenia gravis
  • increased pressure in the eye
  • increased pressure in eyes
  • high blood pressure
  • coronary artery disease
  • complete heart block
  • abnormal heart rhythm
  • chronic heart failure
  • liver problems
  • kidney disease with reduction in kidney function
  • cannot empty bladder
  • pregnancy
  • HLA-B 1502 Positive Gene Status
  • HLA-A 3101 Positive Gene Status


  • Tricyclic Compounds
  • Carbamazepine Analogues

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