Review: could Topamax cause Bladder Cancer?


Bladder cancer is reported only by a few people who take Topamax. We study 33,528 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Bladder cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Bladder cancer and more.

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Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 35,471 users)

Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 15,641 Bladder cancer patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

33,528 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 5 people (0.01%) have Bladder Cancer

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Topamax cause Bladder cancer?

Gender of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Topamax *:

  • female: 60 %
  • male: 40 %

Age of people who have Bladder Cancer when taking Topamax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 20 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 40 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 20 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Post Herpetic Neuralgia (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Migraine (1 person, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Cymbalta (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Avonex (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Neurontin (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Gabapentin (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Betaseron (1 person, 20.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (3 people, 60.00%)
  • Pain (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Headache (2 people, 40.00%)
  • Weight Decreased (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Dizziness (1 person, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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