Could Topamax cause Cough - from FDA reports
Cough is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Nexium, and have Migraine . We study 31,957 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA. Among them, 445 have Cough. Find out below who they are, when they have Cough and more.
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Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 35,564 users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, multiple sclerosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (latest reports from 133,638 Cough patients).
On Dec, 26, 2016
31,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 445 people (1.39%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 5.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.11 %
- 2 - 5 years: 52.78 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.78 %
- 10+ years: 2.78 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Topamax *:
- female: 79.95 %
- male: 20.05 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 2.92 %
- 2-9: 2.63 %
- 10-19: 3.51 %
- 20-29: 4.97 %
- 30-39: 21.05 %
- 40-49: 26.61 %
- 50-59: 23.68 %
- 60+: 14.62 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (60 people, 13.48%)
- Migraine (60 people, 13.48%)
- Depression (58 people, 13.03%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (42 people, 9.44%)
- Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (34 people, 7.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (65 people, 14.61%)
- Cymbalta (54 people, 12.13%)
- Neurontin (50 people, 11.24%)
- Ambien (46 people, 10.34%)
- Albuterol (46 people, 10.34%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (135 people, 30.34%)
- Fatigue (126 people, 28.31%)
- Headache (109 people, 24.49%)
- Nausea (91 people, 20.45%)
- Chest Pain (86 people, 19.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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