Could Topamax cause Hallucination - from FDA reports
Hallucination is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Epilepsy . We study 31,957 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA. Among them, 269 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination 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)
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, high blood pressure, insomnia (latest reports from 35,335 Hallucination patients).
On Dec, 20, 2016
31,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 269 people (0.84%) have Hallucination
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Hallucination *:
- < 1 month: 50.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35.71 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.57 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.57 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.57 %
- 10+ years: 3.57 %
Gender of people who have Hallucination when taking Topamax *:
- female: 79.39 %
- male: 20.61 %
Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 0.47 %
- 2-9: 4.72 %
- 10-19: 8.02 %
- 20-29: 11.32 %
- 30-39: 16.98 %
- 40-49: 22.64 %
- 50-59: 27.36 %
- 60+: 8.49 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Epilepsy (30 people, 11.15%)
- Quit Smoking (28 people, 10.41%)
- Migraine (28 people, 10.41%)
- Depression (27 people, 10.04%)
- Pain (25 people, 9.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (49 people, 18.22%)
- Cymbalta (27 people, 10.04%)
- Depakote (19 people, 7.06%)
- Nicotine (18 people, 6.69%)
- Neurontin (18 people, 6.69%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (44 people, 16.36%)
- Memory Loss (42 people, 15.61%)
- Fatigue (42 people, 15.61%)
- Insomnia (41 people, 15.24%)
- Tremor (37 people, 13.75%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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