70 patient evaluations for Carbamazepine

moniq118
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moniq118
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 34y
  • Duration: 7 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
1 seizure
191 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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May 26, 2012 (Started May 07, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Epilepsy)
  • Side Effects
    Severe (Heavy sensation, Dizziness)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
chasam
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chasam
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 40y
  • Duration: 39 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
0 seizures
200 weeks ago
I am: vg
I have:
Epilepsy

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Mar 27, 2012 (Started Nov 15, 1987)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Lack of sleep)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: get them blister packed, its helped me alot, can look at the pack and confirm if ive taken them or not
Cost: < $25 monthly

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wandering33
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wandering33
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 42y
  • Duration: 14 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Moderate
44 seizures
89 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Mar 19, 2012 (Started Jul 31, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Epilepsy)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication is used for several different ailments. Including bipolar, schizophrenia. This medication is at the max for any adult , 1200mg day and still does not work side by side with keppra. It is supposed to affect the left temporal lobe and stop seizures where it starts, i give it a 0 out of 10.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Erin L
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Erin L
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 36y
  • Duration: 24 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
0 seizures
205 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Feb 20, 2012 (Started Jan 15, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Short term memory problems, Word fishing, Weight gain, Sex drive (libido) decreased)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
CutiePengu
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CutiePengu
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 53y
  • Duration: 47 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
0 seizures
19 weeks ago
I am: n
I have:
Epilepsy

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Feb 13, 2012 (Started Mar 10, 1981)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Epilepsy)
  • Side Effects
    Severe (Allergic reaction)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: if you take this medicine, be very cautious of it, as a lot of doctors don't know the side affects or how it hinders the person.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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figlore
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figlore
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 36y
  • Duration: 31 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
0 seizures
210 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jan 26, 2012 (Started Sep 06, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Epilepsy)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Slowness, Tiredness, Shakiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
djarum
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djarum
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Severe
22 F
Function: Low
Distress: Moderate
I am: vb
I have:
Bipolar II

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Nov 30, 2011 (Started Nov 08, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Bipolar II Disorder)
  • Side Effects
    Severe (Vomiting, Nausea and vomiting)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Batman3
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Batman3
Data Quality: 3 stars
  • Gender:
  • Age: 30
Condition: Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener's) 4 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
I am: vg
I have:
Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (Wegener's)

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Sep 9, 2011 (Started Mar 09, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
Nadz37
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Nadz37
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 41
Condition: Antiphospholipid syndrome 16 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: Mild
I am: vg
I have:
Antiphospholipid syndrome

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Aug 12, 2011 (Started Apr 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Seizures)
  • Side Effects
    Severe (Headaches, Dizziness with disorientation, Nausea and vomiting)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I still had seizures while taking the meds. And the meds made me more sick.

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danielzerber
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danielzerber
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 41y
  • Duration: 38 yrs
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
18 seizures
229 weeks ago
I am: n
I have:
Epilepsy

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Aug 1, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Epilepsy)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Restless feeling in legs)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: kept having break through seizures
Cost: < $25 monthly

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