Tegretol Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Blurred Vision
  • Double Vision
  • Loss Of Muscle Coordination
  • Nystagmus, A Condition With Involuntary Eye Movements

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Confusion
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Nausea
  • Unsteady Walking
  • Vomiting

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Condition With Symptoms That Resemble Lupus
  • A Disorder With Excess Antidiuretic Hormone Called Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • A Skin Disorder With Blistering And Peeling Skin Called Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Behavioral Problems
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Constipation
  • Itching
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Blockage Of The Bile Duct That Resulting In High Bilirubin Levels
  • A Painful Condition That Affects The Nerves In The Legs And Arms Called Peripheral Neuropathy
  • A Significant Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Anaphylaxis
  • A Type Of Allergic Reaction Called Angioedema
  • A Type Of Blood Disorder With A Decrease In All Types Of Blood Cells Called Pancytopenia
  • A Type Of Immune System Problem Called Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • A Type Of Significant Allergic Skin Reaction Called DRESS Syndrome
  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Atrioventricular Block, A Type Of Slow Heart Rhythm Disorder
  • Blockage Of Normal Bile Flow
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Calcification Or Density Of Bone
  • Decreased Function Of Bone Marrow
  • Depression
  • Erythema Multiforme, A Type Of Allergic Skin Reaction
  • Fainting
  • Hereditary Liver Metabolism Disorder
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Hives
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation In The Lungs Due To An Allergic Reaction
  • Inflammation Of The Liver Called Hepatitis
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Inflammation
  • Liver Failure
  • Low Amount Of Calcium In The Blood
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Low Blood Pressure
  • Low Levels Of White Blood Cells
  • Meningitis Not Due To An Infection
  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, A Reaction Characterized By Fever, Muscle Rigidity And Confusion
  • Obstruction Of A Blood Vessel By A Blood Clot
  • Pancreatitis
  • Porphyria
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Thrombophlebitis, An Inflamed Vein Due To A Blood Clot
  • Very Low Levels Of Granulocytes, A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Visible Water Retention

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Painful, Red Or Swollen Tongue
  • A Problem Affecting The Fingernails Or Toenails
  • A Skin Rash
  • A Type Of Speech Disorder Called Dysarthria
  • Abnormally Acute Hearing Or Painful Sensitivity To Sound
  • An Inability To Completely Empty The Bladder
  • An Increased Need To Urinate Often
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Diarrhea
  • Drug Or Chemical-Induced Sensitivity To Sunlight
  • Dry Mouth
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fever
  • Generalized Weakness
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • High Cholesterol
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Irritation Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Joint Pain
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Leg Cramps
  • Low Energy
  • Pink Eye
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Stomatitis, A Condition With Painful Swelling And Sores Inside The Mouth
  • The Inability To Have An Erection
  • Twitching

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