Oxcarbazepine is used alone or in combination with other medications to control certain types of seizures.
There is a risk that you may experience changes in your mental health if you take an anticonvulsant medication such as oxcarbazepine, but there may also be a risk that you will experience changes in your mental health if your condition is not treated.
Cimetidine, erythromycin and dextropropoxyphene had no effect on the pharmacokinetics of MHD. Oxcarbazepine increased mutation frequencies in the in vitro Ames test in the absence of metabolic activation.
Nausea, vomiting, somnolence, aggression, agitation, hypotension, and tremor each occurred in more than one patient. Advise patients that serious skin reactions have been reported in association with TRILEPTAL. Do not take Tegretol, Equetro, Epitol, Tegretol XR, Carbamazepine Chewtabs, Carbamazepine CR, Carbatrol, Teril, or Carnexiv if you are allergic to carbamazepine or any ingredients contained in this drug Keep out of reach of children.
No patient discontinued due to a cognitive adverse reaction or somnolence. To assess the benefits and harms of oxcarbazepine for different types of neuropathic pain.
Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue Disorders erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS , Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis AGEP.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Levaquin should be avoided in children and adolescents less than 18 years of age, as safe use in these patients has not been established.
It can also be used to reduce the risk of heart attacks, stroke, and angioplasty for people who have at least 2 risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
Should suicidal prescribe and behavior emerge during treatment, the prescriber needs to consider whether the emergence of these symptoms in any given patient may be related to the illness being treated. In the case of oxcarbazepine there are no specific foods that you must exclude from your diet when receiving oxcarbazepine. Rare cases of anaphylaxis and angioedema involving the larynx, glottis, lips and eyelids have been reported in patients after taking the first or subsequent doses of TRILEPTAL.
When you first start a new treatment for epilepsy there may be a change in the number or type of seizures you experience.