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CBZCarbobenzoxy
CBZCarbamazepine
CBZComic Book Zip (file extension)
CBZCollege Bouw Ziekenhuisvoorzieningen (Dutch: College for Hospital Design and Construction; Netherlands)
CBZCyber Boxing Zone
CBZCentrale Burgerlijke Ziekeninrichting (Dutch)
CBZCortical Border-Zone (infarction)
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Carbamazepine was substituted with valproate, and the patient was discharged in remission.
Carbamazepine induced transient monoclonal gammopathy and immunodeficiency.
of Academia Sinica, Taipei, and associates gave prescriptions for carbamazepine during a 3-year period at 23 hospitals throughout Taiwan.
Carbamazepine is a drug used for treatment of epilepsy, bipolar disorder, and neuropathic pain.
Oxcarbazepine, the 10-ketoanalog of carbamazepine, is an effective anticonvulsant and shows little interaction with the cytochrome P450 system and minimal risk of agranulocytosis.
Use carbamazepine, gabapentin, or lamotrigine for neuropathic pain instead of the more toxic tricyclic antidepressants.
HPLC was used exclusively for phenytoin, phenobarbital, and carbamazepine, whereas gas chromatography was used alternatively for primidone, ethosuximide, and valproate by one, two, and three laboratories, respectively.
Oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) is a carbamazepine analogue.
For example, environmental scientist Chris Metcalfe of Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario, detected the drugs aspirin, ibuprofen, indomethacin, bezafibrate (a cholesterol regulator), and carbamazepine (an anticonvulsant) in 10 pre-and post-treatment samples from sewage treatment plants in eastern Canada.
Anti-epilepsy drugs like phenytoin (Dilantin), carbamazepine (Epitol, Tegretol), and phenobarbital.