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Does Tegretol cause Bone Loss ?

Bone Loss is a known side effect of Tegretol
#30 in Tegretol discussions - 71 posts discuss Bone Loss with Tegretol. Bone Loss is #30 concern in Tegretol discussions.
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now has moderate bone loss due to Tegretol. . This drug has...
" ...confirmed that she now has moderate bone loss due to Tegretol. . This drug has possibly helped her, but at what ...Tonic Clonic 3 times per week. No warning. We all live with tension and worry. "

osteopenia from years of taking Tegretol. And I've been...
" I have osteopenia from years of taking Tegretol. And I've been taking it... "

am on tegretol, and this causes bone loss over the years, an...
" ...have Grand Mals. I am on tegretol, and this causes bone loss over the years, and so I take extra calcuim. I am not sure about the med that you are on, as I did not try this one. If you have had more... "

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penia, I'm wondering if it's from the Tegretol? NK...
" ...take mood stabilzers (the anticonvulsant Tegretol). I'm down to 2 a ...the absorption of either Calcium or vitamin D. Since I've got the beginning stages of osteopenia, I'm wondering if it's from the... "

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common side effect with Tegretol. When I started exercising...
" ...levels is a common side effect with Tegretol. When I started exercising ...last summer verified I have osteopenia so I switched to ...Keppra shortly after that. Being off tegretol since last fall I... "
May 11, 2015
why didn't you take OTC salt tablets instead

of the fact that tegretol caused the bone loss - it has...
" ...Regarding recognition of the fact that tegretol caused the bone loss - it has been ...and there is not reason other than that. I took tegretol for 7 years. Yesterday was really bad. I hope... "

of them for almost 19yrs. I just have had a lot of bone loss...
" ...advice. I have been on other medication as well. Tegretol being one of them for almost 19yrs. I just have had a lot of bone loss w/ that. My Dr also tried Lamectal. (Really not... "

mething that's always on my mind because I have Osteopenia a...
" ...on quite a few Tegretol sites about how Tegretol causes bone loss. It's something that's always on my mind because I have Osteopenia already, just a few ...and that's before I started Tegretol or was... "

it's most of the newer ones while the older ones (Tegretol...
" ...the anti-seizure drugs do cause hair loss and I find that it's most of the newer ones while the older ones (Tegretol / Dilantin) don't cause hair loss or at least not for me, however, according to my... "

Tegretol (Carbamazepine) for 38 years and been diagnosed...
" I've taken Tegretol (Carbamazepine) for 38 years and been diagnosed with Osteopenia 4 years ago. A recent blood test at Kings College showed the Vitamin D level as 7.2, lower than the range... "

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