Oxcarbazepine Tablet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizzy
  • Double Vision
  • Drowsiness
  • Head Pain
  • Involuntary Eye Movement
  • Mood Changes
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Shaking Extremities
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Uncoordinated

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Recording Of The Electrical Activity Of The Brain
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Decrease In The Sharpness Of Vision
  • Fever
  • Infection
  • Infection Caused By A Virus
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood
  • Tonic Clonic Seizure
  • Toxic Effect On Brain Or Spinal Cord Function

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Manner Of Walking
  • Acne
  • Agitation
  • Backache
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Confused
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Diarrhea
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dysarthria
  • Excess Urination
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excessive Thirst
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina
  • Loss Of Memory
  • Low Energy
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nervous
  • Nosebleed
  • Rash
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Taste Problems
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Throat Irritation
  • Throwing Up
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Weight Gain

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Acute Pustular Eruptions On Skin
  • Acute Renal Failure In Patients With Serious Liver Disease
  • Atrioventricular Heart Block
  • Blood Coming From Anus
  • Broken Bone
  • Bronchospasm
  • Burning Stomach
  • Cataracts
  • Continued Painful Erection
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Calcification Or Density Of Bone
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Disturbance In The Ability Of The Eye To Focus
  • DRESS Syndrome
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Falling
  • Gallstones
  • Giant Hives
  • Having Thoughts Of Suicide
  • Hemorrhage In The Brain
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of The Large Intestine
  • Kidney Inflammation
  • Kidney Stone
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Lung Tissue Problems
  • Multiple Organ Failure
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paradoxical Convulsion
  • Repeated Seizures With Unconsciousness Between Episodes
  • Slow Heartbeat
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Suicidal
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Syndrome Of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Bloody Urine
  • Brain Disease Or Injury Causing Inability To Communicate
  • Cannot Focus Thoughts
  • Delirium
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Hair Loss
  • Hemorrhage From The Conjunctiva Of The Eye
  • Hemorrhage From The Gums
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Increased Hunger
  • Indifferent Behavior
  • Joint Pain
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Numbness
  • Problem Behavior
  • Problem With Periods
  • Trouble Breathing

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