Topamax and Chest pain - from FDA reports
Chest pain is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Migraine . We study 31,957 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA. Among them, 1,027 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest pain 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)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, osteoporosis (latest reports from 195,967 Chest pain patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
31,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 1,027 people (3.21%) have Chest Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Chest Pain *:
- < 1 month: 15.38 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.77 %
- 6 - 12 months: 12.82 %
- 1 - 2 years: 20.51 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.1 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.41 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Chest Pain when taking Topamax *:
- female: 83.68 %
- male: 16.32 %
Age of people who have Chest Pain when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.12 %
- 10-19: 2.83 %
- 20-29: 10.5 %
- 30-39: 19.34 %
- 40-49: 29.72 %
- 50-59: 25.35 %
- 60+: 12.15 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Migraine (211 people, 20.55%)
- Depression (131 people, 12.76%)
- Pain (115 people, 11.20%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (80 people, 7.79%)
- Headache (76 people, 7.40%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (148 people, 14.41%)
- Neurontin (144 people, 14.02%)
- Ambien (110 people, 10.71%)
- Imitrex (102 people, 9.93%)
- Cymbalta (102 people, 9.93%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (350 people, 34.08%)
- Nausea (194 people, 18.89%)
- Headache (194 people, 18.89%)
- Dizziness (193 people, 18.79%)
- Fatigue (177 people, 17.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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