Review: could Topamax cause Chest pain?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 22, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 21,413 people who take Topamax. Among them, 755 have Chest pain. See who they are, when they have Chest pain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,399 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine, migraine with aura. Commonly reported side effects of Topamax include headache, nausea, nausea aggravated, convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis.
Chest pain (latest reports from 901,337 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Feb, 21, 2014: 21,362 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 755 people (3.53%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Topamax when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||13.04%||36.23%||11.59%||13.04%||10.14%||13.04%||2.90% |
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Topamax * :
|Chest pain||83.50%||16.50% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Topamax * :
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.13%||2.33%||10.49%||19.30%||32.77%||25.39%||9.59% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Topamax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||0.00%||70.00%||30.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Chest pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Migraine (160 people, 21.19%)
- Depression (116 people, 15.36%)
- Pain (102 people, 13.51%)
- Multiple sclerosis (78 people, 10.33%)
- Headache (66 people, 8.74%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (144 people, 19.07%)
- Neurontin (139 people, 18.41%)
- Aspirin (115 people, 15.23%)
- Ambien (102 people, 13.51%)
- Imitrex (98 people, 12.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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