Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Carbatrol
  2. Epitol
  3. Equetro
  4. TEGretol
  5. TEGretol-XR

Canadian Brand Name

  1. APO-carBAMazepine
  2. APO-carBAMazepine CR
  3. Dom-carBAMazepine CR
  4. Gen-carBAMazepine CR
  5. Mazepine
  6. Mylan-carBAMazepine CR
  7. NU-carBAMazepine
  8. Sandoz-carBAMazepine
  9. Sandoz-carBAMazepine CR
  10. Taro-carBAMazepine
  11. TEGretol CR


Carbamazepine is used to treat certain types of seizures (eg, partial seizures, tonic-clonic seizures) and bipolar disorder. It is also used to relieve pain caused by trigeminal neuralgia (tic douloureux).

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet, Chewable
  • Capsule, Extended Release
  • Tablet
  • Tablet, Extended Release
  • Suspension