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Review: could Topamax cause Breast cancer?

Summary: 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 22,540 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Breast cancer. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast cancer and more.

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Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,570 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

Trend of topamax reports

Breast cancer

Breast cancer (latest reports from 76,303 patients) has been reported by people with hormone replacement therapy, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, menopausal symptoms, osteoporosis.

Trend of Breast cancer reports

On Nov, 25, 2014: 22,540 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 40 people (0.18%) have Breast Cancer.

Trend of Breast cancer in Topamax reports

Time on Topamax when people have Breast cancer * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Breast cancer0.00%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%66.67%0.00%

Gender of people who have Breast cancer when taking Topamax * :

FemaleMale
Breast cancer100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Breast cancer when taking Topamax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Breast cancer0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%11.90%35.71%50.00%2.38%

Severity of Breast cancer when taking Topamax ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Breast cancer0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Breast cancer ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Migraine (9 people, 22.50%)
  2. Migraine prophylaxis (8 people, 20.00%)
  3. Breast cancer (6 people, 15.00%)
  4. Depression (6 people, 15.00%)
  5. Pain (6 people, 15.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Singulair (9 people, 22.50%)
  2. Klonopin (7 people, 17.50%)
  3. Zyprexa (6 people, 15.00%)
  4. Depakote (6 people, 15.00%)
  5. Prometrium (6 people, 15.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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