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What Tegretol is and what it is used for
Tegretol Liquid is a white suspension tasting of caramel. Carbamazepine, the active ingredient in Tegretol Liquid, can affect the body in several different ways. It is an anti-convulsant medicine (prevents fits), it can also modify some types of pain and can control mood disorders. Tegretol is used
• To treat some forms of epilepsy
• To treat a painful condition of the face called trigeminal neuralgia
• To help control serious mood disorders when some other medicines don’t work.
How to take Tegretol
The doctor will tell you how much Tegretol Liquid to take and when to take it. Always follow his/her instructions carefully. The dose will be on the pharmacist’s label. Check the label carefully. It is important to take the liquid at the right times. If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Keep taking your medicine for as long as you have been told, unless you have any problems. In that case, check with your doctor. Your doctor will usually start Tegretol at a fairly low dose which can then be increased to suit you individually. The dose needed varies between patients. You can take Tegretol Liquid during, after or between meals. Shake the bottle before you measure out your dose. You are usually told to take a dose two or three times a day. To treat epilepsy the usual doses are: Adults: 800-1,200 mg a day, although higher doses may be necessary. If you are elderly you might require a lower dose. Children aged up to and over 1 year: Usually 10-20 mg/kg body weight daily in several divided doses. Your doctor will tell you how much liquid the child should take. To treat trigeminal neuralgia the usual dose is: 600-800 mg a day. The maximum dose is 1200mg a day. If you are elderly you might require a lower dose. Once the pain is controlled your doctor will probably reduce the dose. To treat mood swings the usual dose is: 400-600 mg a day .
Possible side effects
How to Store Tegretol
Do not store above 30°C. Keep the bottle tightly closed between doses. Keep the bottle in the outer carton in order to protect from light. Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Do not take Tegretol Liquid after the expiry date which is printed on the outside of the pack. If your doctor tells you to stop taking the medicine, please take any left over back to your pharmacist to be destroyed. Do not throw it away with your normal household water or waste. This will help to protect the environment
2 to 3 weeks on average
The average shipping time is 2 weeks in North America and 4 weeks internationally. We offer free shipping on all orders shipped to North America. Shipping is a flat rate of $20.00 for all other countries.
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About Medix Pharmacy
Medix Pharmacy is a fully licensed pharmacy in the United Kingdom who provides competitive pricing on brand and generic medications with international shipping.
We are regulated by a number of executive government agencies in the United Kingdom including the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency and the GPhC to ensure we offer our customers the highest level of service and peace of mind knowing that the medicines that you receive are safe, effective and authentic.
Drug prices for Tegretol vary throughout the world with the highest prices generally in the United States. Patients can save significantly on their prescriptions drugs when purchasing them from a licensed pharmacy in the United Kingdom and other countries such as Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.