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Drug Interactions With Oxcarbazepine

Carbamazepine (Epitol, Equetro, Tegretol, Tegretol XR)
Carbamazepine can decrease the level of oxcarbazepine in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. If you are taking carbamazepine along with oxcarbazepine, your healthcare provider may need to adjust your doses of these medications.
 
Cyclosporine (Gengraf, Neoral, Sandimmune)
Oxcarbazepine can decrease the level of cyclosporine in your blood, which may make it less effective. If you are taking oxcarbazepine along with cyclosporine, your healthcare provider may need to adjust your cyclosporine dose or may choose to monitor the level of cyclosporine in your blood.
  
Felodipine (Plendil)
Oxcarbazepine can decrease the level of felodipine in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. If you are taking oxcarbazepine along with felodipine, your healthcare provider may need to increase your felodipine dosage.
 
Oral Contraceptives
Oxcarbazepine may make oral contraceptives (birth control pills) less effective. Talk with your healthcare provider about the best methods of birth control if you are taking oxcarbazepine.
 
Phenobarbital (Luminal)
Combining phenobarbital with oxcarbazepine can increase the level of phenobarbital and decrease the level of oxcarbazepine in your blood. If you are taking phenobarbital along with oxcarbazepine, your healthcare provider may need to adjust your doses of these medications.
 
Phenytoin (Dilantin, Phenytek)
Combining phenytoin with oxcarbazepine can increase the level of phenytoin and decrease the level of oxcarbazepine in your blood. If you are taking phenytoin along with oxcarbazepine, your healthcare provider may need to adjust your doses of these medications.
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