What Is Tegretol?
Tegretol is the brand name for carbamazepine, a prescription medication used to treat certain types of seizures (partial, tonic-clonic, mixed), nerve pain, and bipolar disorder.
What are common side effects of taking Tegretol?
Common Side Effects of Tegretol are Dizziness, Drowsiness, Problems with walking and coordination, Nausea, and Vomiting.
How is Tegretol available?
Tegretol is available in tablets, suspension, chewable tablets, and extended release tablets.
What if miss a dose of Tegretol?
Take the missed dose as soon as remembered. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for next scheduled dose. Do not double dose.
Does Tegretol lessen the effectiveness of other medicines?
This drug can lessen the effectiveness of birth control pills and possibly lead to an unwanted pregnancy.