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Review: Topamax and Norco

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Topamax and Norco. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,603 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Topamax (what 24,513 Topamax users reported?) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is used in migraine.

Norco (what 6,797 Norco users reported?) has active ingredients of acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate. It is used in pain.

On Aug, 13, 2014: 1,603 people who take Topamax, Norco are studied

Topamax, Norco outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Topamax (topiramate)
- Norco (acetaminophen; hydrocodone bitartrate)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Topamax is effective27.27%
(3 of 11 people)
24.00%
(6 of 25 people)
47.06%
(8 of 17 people)
53.85%
(7 of 13 people)
44.44%
(12 of 27 people)
50.00%
(7 of 14 people)
41.67%
(5 of 12 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
Norco is effective30.43%
(7 of 23 people)
35.71%
(5 of 14 people)
50.00%
(5 of 10 people)
40.91%
(9 of 22 people)
53.85%
(14 of 26 people)
15.38%
(2 of 13 people)
35.71%
(5 of 14 people)
33.33%
(1 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
PainDepressionAnaemiaDepressionPainDepressionPulmonary EmbolismPain
DepressionGastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseAsthmaPulmonary EmbolismGallbladder DisorderLoss Of ConsciousnessDizziness PosturalNausea
Confusional StateHeadacheSpeech DisorderAnxietyCholecystitis ChronicMaternal Exposure During PregnancyDeep Vein ThrombosisHeadache
Feeling AbnormalPainCleft UvulaDyspnoeaEmotional DistressUterine SpasmIrritable Bowel SyndromeAnxiety
Drug IneffectiveCleft PalateEmotional DistressSuicidal IdeationCholelithiasisAnxietyEczema ExacerbatedDepression
Memory ImpairmentAnxietyFeeding DisorderConfusional StateVomitingVaginal HaemorrhageThinking SlowedFatigue
AgitationDevelopmental DelayPneumonia AspirationMemory ImpairmentMemory ImpairmentParaesthesiaDiarrhoeaBack Pain
DyspnoeaPneumonia AspirationMultiple AllergiesInsomniaHeadacheBipolar DisorderFatigueVomiting
AnxietyTremorConstipationBipolar Ii DisorderMigraineFeeling AbnormalBalance DisorderWeight Increased
HeadacheConstipationAnkyloglossia CongenitalEmotional DisorderInjuryDrug IntoleranceBone And Joint PainDyspnoea

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Topamax is effective42.86%
(45 of 105 people)
26.67%
(4 of 15 people)
Norco is effective40.91%
(45 of 110 people)
20.00%
(3 of 15 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainPain
NauseaHeadache
HeadacheAnxiety
AnxietyDepression
DepressionInsomnia
FatigueNausea
VomitingConfusional State
MigraineParaesthesia
Weight IncreasedDrug Ineffective
Back PainDrug Dependence

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Topamax is effectiven/an/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
31.25%
(5 of 16 people)
18.60%
(16 of 86 people)
21.25%
(17 of 80 people)
19.23%
(10 of 52 people)
0.00%
(0 of 6 people)
Norco is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 3 people)
53.33%
(8 of 15 people)
21.43%
(18 of 84 people)
13.25%
(11 of 83 people)
20.37%
(11 of 54 people)
0.00%
(0 of 5 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Foetal Exposure During Pregnancyn/aNephrogenic Systemic FibrosisPainPainHeadacheFatigueMyocardial Infarction
DeathCardiac ArrestDeep Vein ThrombosisHeadacheNauseaPainPain
Diabetic ComplicationPainPulmonary EmbolismDepressionDepressionNauseaPneumonia
PancreatitisCholecystitis ChronicCholecystitis ChronicNauseaFatigueWeight IncreasedAsthenia
Pancreatitis ChronicMyocardial FibrosisInjuryVomitingPainDyspnoeaFall
Type 2 Diabetes MellitusMetaplasiaDepressionSuicidal IdeationBack PainHeadacheDyspnoea
Neuroleptic Malignant SyndromePain In ExtremityAnxietyMigraineFallFallAnxiety
Pulmonary EmbolismMobility DecreasedDyspnoeaParaesthesiaInsomniaWeight DecreasedNausea
Suicide AttemptSkin IndurationNauseaAnxietyAnxietyMigraineTooth Disorder
Systemic Lupus ErythematosusPulmonary EmbolismCholelithiasisWeight IncreasedVomitingDizzinessCardiomyopathy

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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    30 minutes after taking one 10mg Vicodin (Hydrocodone)and 325 mg Acetaminophen I get a gradual increase of energy which lasts up to 2 hours. I like this effect because I have COPD and degenerative disk disease and the energy allows me to get more accomplished on my daily 'to-do' list than if I hadn' ...

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