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Review: could Topamax cause Cough?
We study 22,500 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 296 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,533 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.
Cough (latest reports from 488,413 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Sep, 11, 2014: 22,500 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 297 people (1.32%) have Cough.
Time on Topamax when people have Cough * :
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Severity of Cough when taking Topamax ** :
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How people recovered from Cough ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (51 people, 17.17%)
- Depression (49 people, 16.50%)
- Migraine (32 people, 10.77%)
- Arthritis (26 people, 8.75%)
- Headache (25 people, 8.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (66 people, 22.22%)
- Nexium (55 people, 18.52%)
- Neurontin (48 people, 16.16%)
- Lipitor (46 people, 15.49%)
- Diazepam (45 people, 15.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 year ago):
Stopped taking Topamax about 5 days ago, feel like I'm going through withdrawal. I feel like some sort of junkie, coughing and miserable every day, still can't sleep for more than an hour or two at a time, something's wrong with my throat or lungs, I don't know what's going on. All I know is that Topamax didn't even treat my migraines, just left me with a list of new problems. These side effects wouldn't be worth it even if the drug -did- work.
From this study (2 years ago):
I cannot seem to find the right Dr. I have had two great dr.'s and both in a timely manner left so I am in a middle of the road county clinic with a very un-happy dr. who does not listen to what I am saying. These conditions are not new to me and were treated very well until I lost my prior Docs. I have great insurance, in fact almost as good as it can get for a disabled person and the doctor assigned to me basically re-arranged my meds and made chronic decisions without even seeing my records. All the regular medications, maintenace medications I was taking are gone now and I was left with what I have listed. unless someone has any advice, I am going to file a grievence and let my Insurance company find me a doctor. Its almost like playing the lottery. Oh, on another note. This same doctor opened an incision on my inner highest thigh without numbing me first. Said it would do no good. Wow, he also carved down a 1/4 inch then extended it, packed with iodine gauze and handed me 3 oversized bandages. Then refused adequate medication. I know they heard me screaming in the waiting room. I want a real doctor! A~
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