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Carbamazepine is a mood-stabilizer and anticonvulsant intended for use on patients with bipolar disorder or epilepsy; however, it has been also used as an off-label treatment for a slew of other psychological disorders including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), schizophrenia, and phantom limb syndrome.
The most serious side-effect to use of carbamazepine is the possible development of Steven Johnson’s Syndrome (SJS), which is a serious disease that damages mucous membranes and skin cells causing separation of skin layers. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TENS) is generally considered to be a more serious version of SJS, which causes more egregious epidermal separation.
Other serious side-effects include a greater probability of developing Lupus and further aggravation of juvenile myclonic epilepsy.
Carbamazepine is also known by the following names:
If you or your loved one has been diagnosed with SJS or TENS after taking any of the aforementioned drugs, contact one of our attorneys today for a free consultation. It is the goal of our law firm to provide just recompense for all of our unfairly injured clients.