Mode of action – anti-inflammatory, analgetic, antipyretic. The mechanism of action connected with the blockade of cyclooxygenase, which leads to disruption of metabolism of arachidonic acid and reducing concentrations of GHGs. Suppresses exudative and proliferative processes in the inflammation, reduces the concentration of bradykinin and histamine, but also increases the threshold of sensitivity of pain receptors.


Tegretol is considered to be a famous remedy which belongs to anticonvulsants. It is prescribed in the following conditions: seizures, nerve pain, diabetic neuropathy, trigeminal neuralgia (severe pain in the lips, eye, chin, cheek, gums, “restless legs”, alcohol withdrawal, cocaine addiction, bipolar disorder, migraine headache, emotional disorders (depression and abnormally aggressive behavior), epilepsy. Tegretol increases sensitivity to sunlight.