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Tegretol CR Divitabs 200mg 50's

Tegretol Cr 200 mg contains carbamazepine which is an anti-epileptic/anticonvulsant. Tegretol Cr 200 mg is used for Epilepsy (except absences and myoclonic seizures) in monotherapy and combination therapy. Acute mania; maintenance treatment of bipolar affective disorders to prevent or attenuate recurrence. Alcohol withdrawal syndrome. Trigeminal neuralgia, idiopathic glossopharyngeal neuralgia. Painful diabetic neuropathy. Diabetes insipidus centralis.
How to use
Recommended doses of carbamazepine vary greatly, depending on the condition being treated and the age and circumstances of the person being treated.
Always use as directed by the physician.
Adults: 100 to 1600 mg/day depending on indication and severity of illness (maximum dose: 2000 mg/day in epilepsy and 1200 mg/day in trigeminal neuralgia).
Children: 10 to 20 mg/kg/day (maximum dose up to 6 years of age:35 mg/kg/day. 6-15 years of age:1000 mg/day.
Over 15 years of age: 1200 mg/day.
Hypersensitivity to carbamazepine or structurally related compounds or any other component of the formulation. Atrioventricular block. History of bone-marrow depression. History of hepatic porphyrias. Concomitant use of MAOIs.(Mono Amine Oxidase Inhibitors)