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Review: could Topamax cause Colitis ulcerative?

Summary: Colitis ulcerative could be caused by Topamax, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also take Accutane, and have Acne.

We study 22,424 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Colitis ulcerative. Find out below who they are, when they have Colitis ulcerative and more.

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Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,430 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

Colitis ulcerative

Colitis ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer) (latest reports from 63,414 patients) has been reported by people with acne, ulcerative colitis, acne cystic, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 22,305 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 28 people (0.13%) have Colitis Ulcerative. They amount to 0.04% of all the 63,331 people who have Colitis Ulcerative on eHealthMe.

Trend of Colitis ulcerative in Topamax reports

Time on Topamax when people have Colitis ulcerative * :

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Gender of people who have Colitis ulcerative when taking Topamax * :

FemaleMale
Colitis ulcerative89.29%10.71%

Age of people who have Colitis ulcerative when taking Topamax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Colitis ulcerative3.70%0.00%3.70%14.81%37.04%22.22%7.41%11.11%

Severity of Colitis ulcerative when taking Topamax ** :

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How people recovered from Colitis ulcerative ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Acne (11 people, 39.29%)
  2. Endometriosis (7 people, 25.00%)
  3. Hypertension (4 people, 14.29%)
  4. Sleep disorder (4 people, 14.29%)
  5. Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (3 people, 10.71%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Accutane (11 people, 39.29%)
  2. Depo-provera (11 people, 39.29%)
  3. Paxil (7 people, 25.00%)
  4. Prilosec (6 people, 21.43%)
  5. Seroquel (5 people, 17.86%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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