Topamax and Fatigue - from FDA reports
Fatigue is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Migraine. This review analyzes which people have Fatigue with Topamax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 31,957 people who have side effects when taking Topamax from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 21, 2017
31,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 1,867 people (5.84%) have Fatigue
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Fatigue *:
- < 1 month: 32.84 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.6 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.46 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.21 %
- 2 - 5 years: 18.66 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.75 %
- 10+ years: 1.49 %
Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Topamax *:
- female: 82.77 %
- male: 17.23 %
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 0.9 %
- 2-9: 2.99 %
- 10-19: 3.55 %
- 20-29: 9.05 %
- 30-39: 18.86 %
- 40-49: 28.04 %
- 50-59: 23.52 %
- 60+: 13.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Migraine (307 people, 16.44%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (237 people, 12.69%)
- Depression (201 people, 10.77%)
- Pain (163 people, 8.73%)
- Headache (110 people, 5.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (206 people, 11.03%)
- Synthroid (168 people, 9.00%)
- Neurontin (168 people, 9.00%)
- Klonopin (157 people, 8.41%)
- Xanax (150 people, 8.03%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (392 people, 21.00%)
- Headache (386 people, 20.67%)
- Weakness (369 people, 19.76%)
- Dizziness (318 people, 17.03%)
- Drowsiness (288 people, 15.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Fatigue when taking Topamax?
Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 35,664 users)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, depression (latest reports from 360,484 Fatigue patients).
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