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Is it possible to develop bone marrow supression from taking tegretol?

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Dr. Christian Schultheis
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Yes

Tegretol like some other anti-seizure medications can cause low production of blood cells.
Tegretol is notorious for causing low platelets. Not necessarily a reason to stop the medication unless there is a significant compromise of the hematopoietic (blood) system.

In brief: Yes

Tegretol like some other anti-seizure medications can cause low production of blood cells.
Tegretol is notorious for causing low platelets. Not necessarily a reason to stop the medication unless there is a significant compromise of the hematopoietic (blood) system.
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