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Review: could Topamax cause Colitis ulcerative (Ulcerative colitis)?

Summary: Colitis ulcerative is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, also take medication Accutane, and have Acne.

We study 22,580 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 has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from 24,610 Topamax users)

Colitis ulcerative

Colitis ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer) has been reported by people with acne, ulcerative colitis, acne cystic, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 22,575 Colitis ulcerative patients)

On Jan, 29, 2015: 22,567 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 28 people (0.12%) have Colitis Ulcerative.

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 ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Colitis ulcerative ** :

n/a

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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