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carbamazepine

[‚kär·bə′maz·ə‚pēn]
(pharmacology)
C15H12N2O An anticonvulsant that is used in the treatment of epilepsy, and is also useful in the treatment of periods of mania associated with bipolar depression.
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13 January 2012 - US Prasco Laboratories said on Thursday it had sealed an agreement with Shire (NASDAQ:SHPGY) to sell in the US the authorised generic version of Shire's Carbatrol (carbamazepine) extended-release capsules in 100 mg, 200 mg and 300 mg.
Scott Mintzer, assistant professor in the Department of Neurology at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, the study focussed on two of the most widely prescribed anticonvulsants - phenytoin (Dilantin) and carbamazepine (Tegretol, Carbatrol).
The AEDs in the meta-analysis were carbamazepine (Carbatrol, Equetro), dival-proex sodium (Depakote, Depakote ER), fel-bamate (Felbatol), gabapentin (Neurontin), lamotrigine (Lamictal), levetiracetam (Keppra), oxcarbazepine (Trileptal), pregabalin (Lyrica), tiagabine (Gabitril), topira-mate (Topamax), and zon-isamide (Zonegran).
The AEDs in the meta-analysis were carbamazepine (Carbatrol, Equetro), divalproex sodium (Depakote, Depakote ER), felbamate (Felbatol), gabapentin (Neurontin), lamotrigine (Lamictal), levetiracetam (Keppra), oxcarbazepine (Trileptal), pregabalin (Lyrica), tiagabine (Gabitril), topiramate (Topamax), and zonisamide (Zonegran).
The AEDs in the meta-analysis were carbarmazepine (Carbatrol, Equetro), divalproex sodium (Depakote, Depakote ER), felbamate (Felbatol), gabapentin (Neurontin), lamotrigine (Lamictal), levetiracetam (Keppra), oxcarbazepine (Trileptal), pregabalin (Lyrica), tiagabine (Gabitril), topiramate (Topamax), and zonisamide (Zonegran).
Carbamazepine is sold under the brand names Carbatrol (Shire Pharmaceuticals), Equetro (Validus Pharmaceuticals Inc.), and Tegretol (Novartis).
It always passes, but lately the episodes have been hours long, stretching close to midnight even though he has meds in him-Lithium, Carbatrol, Clonazepam, and Zyprexa, a potent cocktail.
The lawsuit results from an Abbreviated New Drug Application ("ANDA") filed by Corepharma for generic versions of Shire's 100 mg, 200 mg, and 300 mg CARBATROL products, as to which Corepharma provided notice to Shire that it is seeking FDA approval to market its generic products prior to the expiration of the '570 and '013 Patents.
Delavirdine should not be taken with the following: alprazolam (Xanax), midazolam (Versed), triazolam (Halcion), carbamazipine (Carbatrol, Tegretol, Tegretol XR), phenobarbital, phenytoin (Dilantin), cisapride (Propulsid), cimetidine (Tagamet), famotidine (Pepcid), nizatidine (Axid), ranitidine (Zantac), rifampin (Rifadin, Rimactane) or rifabutin (Mycobutin).
In the first 6 months of 1997, the following new drugs were approved by the FDA: Agrylin, Alesse, Anzemet, Carbatrol, Fareston, Flomax, Galzin, Idamycin, Migranal, Posicor, Prelay, Prevacid, Pytest, Requip, Resulin, Serlect, Skelid, Tasmar, Uniretic, Urso, Vicoprofen, Viracept, Zyban.
Drug Brand Names Amantadine * Symmetrel Metoclopramide * Reglan Aripiprazole * Ability Mirtazapine * Remeron Carbamazepine * Risperidone * Risperdal Carbatrol, Tegretol Topiramate * Topamax Clozapine-Clozaril Trazodone * Desyrel Haloperidol * Haldol Valproate * Depacon, Lorazepam * Ativan Depakene, Depakote Memantine * Namenda How would you handle this case?