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Tegretol Pregnancy

(Carbamazepine)

  • Pill
  • Extended release
  • Chewable tablet
  • Oral suspension
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Is Tegretol (Carbamazepine) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is D. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits
Pregnancy

Tegretol (Carbamazepine) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • Not safe to use if you're pregnant.
  • Tips
  • Don't use if pregnant.
  • Risks
  • Tegretol (Carbamazepine) may cause birth defects. If you're considering having a baby, talk to your doctor about alternative medications.
Source: FDA package insert