What is the role of oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia (TN)?

Updated: Jul 11, 2019
  • Author: Manish K Singh, MD; Chief Editor: Robert A Egan, MD  more...
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Oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) has not been studied as extensively as carbamazepine, but efficacy outcomes are similar. Better tolerability can be considered an advantage over carbamazepine. [31]


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