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How soon after taking Carbatrol will my symptoms improve?

You may take Carbatrol for three or more weeks before it takes full effect. The time will depend on your individual case and what illness you are using Carbatrol to treat. Speak with your doctor if you are worried that the drug is not working, but do not stop your dose without first consulting your doctor.

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