Hair loss 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 Neurontin, and have Migraine . We study 26,153 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 412 have Hair loss. Find out below who they are, when they have Hair loss and more.
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Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 28,047 users)
Hair loss has been reported by people with loss of libido, rashes, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, erection problems (latest reports from 51,225 Hair loss patients).
On Aug, 26, 2016
26,153 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 412 people (1.58%) have Hair Loss
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hello, My name is Carla. Without going in to a long drawn out explanation as to why I am contacting you I will get right to the point. After a demo of the liquid Qunol CoQ10 at Costco, I bought a bottle. It lasted about one month and then I went back and bought another bottle. I am a very healthy 66 yr. old woman but it seemed as though it was beneficial to continued good health. About week I noticed my hair was thinning. Not patches or clumps, but strands, a lot of them were here, there and everywhere. My husband noticed it with me too and my hair was about half the fullness it normally is. I had done nothing different in my diet. I figured it might have something to do with this CoQ10 so I started to research it beyond the benefits. Wow !!! Well, I don't have to tell you that hair loss is one of the side effects and I also had so much trouble getting to sleep. I went back to my hair stylist and she gave me a haircut that would work better for me now that my hair is so thin. It's been almost 3 weeks since I stopped taking this and my hair has not started to grow back but I am hopeful. I still see loose hair in different places but it's not as bad so I hope this will stop and I do hope I have not done damage to my overall health. I tried to get in touch with the company that markets this and they do not answer their phone, and although they say to leave a message, I am unable to do this also. This alone tells me what this company is really all about. What a scam, and I am mad at myself for falling for it as I usually don't fall for stuff like this.
I am 43. I have been taking topamax for 6 months on minimum dose 25 mg for migraines. So far my only problem was a little weight loss and some sadness. Lately I noticed some night time utine leakage. I have been using pads while waiting for my neurologist to return from holidays. Please share your views.
I am 35 y old woman and takeing bisoprolol furmate for 2 months now 5mg once a day, also had propranol 80mg for a month before , is possible that I'm loosing my hair and weight [10kg in 3 months) becouse I am taking bisoprolol or that's the efect of propranol? thank You for support
I was put on topamax to replace a drug that was causing side effects. The first time i took it after about an hour i was having to work at swallowing it took me five or six tries to be able to swallow. Is this a suspect in this problem i'm having?
Hello, My name is Carla. Without going in to a long drawn out explanation as to why I am contacting you I will get right to the point. After a demo of the liquid Qunol CoQ10 at Costco, I bought a bottle. It lasted about one month and then I went back and bought another bottle. I am a ...
Hello, I am a woman in her early 70's who lives in Seattle, although I am originally from Boston. I have been taking Ariprazole for about 12 years along with other psychotropic drugs. I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder about the same time, although I have experienced depression for at ...
I been taking Gabapentin for about 9 months and my hair is thinning badly and looks horrible. I have stopped taking the medication for a week now. I want to know if my hair will get back to normal in time?
I was diagnosed with PMR January 2016. After horrendous side effects whilst taking Methotraxate I have continued with Medrol, reducing slowly until now I am taking 3mg per day. Since tapering I have begun to notice significant hair loss each day. I will be seeing my rheumatologist next week and ...
I have been losing hair at an alarming rate for about 6 months. I have been taking linzess for a little over 2 years. I just discovered tonight that linzess might be the cause! I hate to stop taking it but I have to!
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