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Review: could Topamax cause Fatigue?

We study 22,483 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,302 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.

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Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,498 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

Fatigue

Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,542,790 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Jul, 16, 2014: 22,476 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 1,302 people (5.79%) have Fatigue. They amount to 0.08% of all the 1,542,390 people who have Fatigue on eHealthMe.

Trend of Fatigue in Topamax reports

Time on Topamax when people have Fatigue * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fatigue26.24%28.71%9.41%9.90%18.81%3.96%2.97%

Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Topamax * :

FemaleMale
Fatigue80.81%19.19%

Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Topamax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fatigue0.61%2.90%3.12%10.37%17.07%30.79%26.14%8.99%

Severity of Fatigue when taking Topamax ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Fatigue4.23%40.85%36.62%18.31%

How people recovered from Fatigue ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Fatigue0.00%11.54%88.46%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Migraine (240 people, 18.43%)
  2. Depression (193 people, 14.82%)
  3. Epilepsy (155 people, 11.90%)
  4. Multiple sclerosis (153 people, 11.75%)
  5. Convulsion (144 people, 11.06%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Aspirin (170 people, 13.06%)
  2. Synthroid (152 people, 11.67%)
  3. Cymbalta (144 people, 11.06%)
  4. Seroquel (142 people, 10.91%)
  5. Xanax (131 people, 10.06%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Hard time functioning daily. very confused and have a hard time following directions. Very wobbly and off balance. Groggy.

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    aaron32 on Apr, 24, 2014:

    Normally this happens when we have improper diet, have stressful schedule, drink too much beverages, less sleep or may be lack of sound sleep.
    It is necessary at this point to pay attention
    1. to have NUTRITIOUS diet.
    2. to drink sufficient water.
    3. to go to the bed on time so can have 6-8 hrs rest
    4. Most important Meditiate. "Mindfullness in plane English" a book can help properly in this case.
    5. Please choose slow but permanent solution rather than seeking tablets mostly sleeping pills as quick solution.

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • The symptoms 1 and 2 have been worse over the past 2 weeks. I have had the nasal dryness for about 4 months and use a nasal water spray to help relieve this as this is probably as side effect of the Topamax ??

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