Topamax and Breast cancer - from FDA reports
Breast cancer is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Singulair, and have Migraine . We study 31,957 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA. Among them, 63 have Breast cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast cancer and more.
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Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 35,613 users)
Breast cancer has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, breast cancer, osteoporosis (latest reports from 105,562 Breast cancer patients).
On Feb, 05, 2017
31,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 63 people (0.2%) have Breast Cancer
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Breast Cancer *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 100 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Breast Cancer when taking Topamax *:
- female: 96.77 %
- male: 3.23 %
Age of people who have Breast Cancer when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2.22 %
- 30-39: 13.33 %
- 40-49: 28.89 %
- 50-59: 48.89 %
- 60+: 6.67 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Migraine (13 people, 20.63%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (12 people, 19.05%)
- Depression (11 people, 17.46%)
- Pain (9 people, 14.29%)
- Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Singulair (12 people, 19.05%)
- Synthroid (10 people, 15.87%)
- Prometrium (9 people, 14.29%)
- Fioricet (9 people, 14.29%)
- Lipitor (7 people, 11.11%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Decreased (14 people, 22.22%)
- Pain (13 people, 20.63%)
- Nausea (10 people, 15.87%)
- Headache (10 people, 15.87%)
- Insomnia (9 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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