Topamax and Fibromyalgia - from FDA reports
Fibromyalgia is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lyrica, and have Narcolepsy. This review analyzes which people have Fibromyalgia with Topamax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 34,877 people who have side effects when taking Topamax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Jul, 22, 2017
34,877 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 257 people (0.74%) have Fibromyalgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Fibromyalgia *:
- < 1 month: 5.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 44.44 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.11 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 16.67 %
Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Topamax *:
- female: 95.67 %
- male: 4.33 %
Age of people who have Fibromyalgia when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.54 %
- 20-29: 2.7 %
- 30-39: 15.68 %
- 40-49: 39.46 %
- 50-59: 25.41 %
- 60+: 16.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Narcolepsy (23 people, 8.95%)
- Nausea (15 people, 5.84%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (15 people, 5.84%)
- Asthma (15 people, 5.84%)
- High Blood Pressure (14 people, 5.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lyrica (61 people, 23.74%)
- Cymbalta (51 people, 19.84%)
- Neurontin (44 people, 17.12%)
- Nexium (39 people, 15.18%)
- Celebrex (37 people, 14.40%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (52 people, 20.23%)
- Swallowing Difficulty (50 people, 19.46%)
- Joint Pain (47 people, 18.29%)
- Dizziness (47 people, 18.29%)
- Fatigue (46 people, 17.90%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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