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Tegretol® (carbamazepine) is a medicine commonly used for treating epilepsy and trigeminal neuralgia. It may work by blocking sodium channels and certain nerve signals in the brain, which can help treat various epileptic seizures and relieve pain associated with trigeminal neuralgia. Tegretol is available by prescription and comes in many different forms, including immediate-release and extended-release tablets, chewable tablets, and a liquid. Talk to your healthcare provider before using this medication if you have anemia, heart disease, or thyroid problems.
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