Topamax and Mood swings - from FDA reports


Summary

Mood swings 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 Klonopin, and have Migraine . We study 31,957 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA. Among them, 365 have Mood swings. Find out below who they are, when they have Mood swings and more.

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Topamax

Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 35,600 users)

Mood Swings

Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 39,398 Mood swings patients).

On Jan, 26, 2017

31,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 365 people (1.14%) have Mood Swings


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Topamax cause Mood swings?

Time on Topamax when people have Mood Swings *:

  • < 1 month: 43.4 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.64 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.55 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.55 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15.09 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.77 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Mood Swings when taking Topamax *:

  • female: 80.46 %
  • male: 19.54 %

Age of people who have Mood Swings when taking Topamax *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.97 %
  • 10-19: 6.69 %
  • 20-29: 16.54 %
  • 30-39: 22.44 %
  • 40-49: 27.95 %
  • 50-59: 18.11 %
  • 60+: 6.3 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Migraine (58 people, 15.89%)
  • Depression (48 people, 13.15%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (48 people, 13.15%)
  • Epilepsy (36 people, 9.86%)
  • Headache (30 people, 8.22%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Klonopin (53 people, 14.52%)
  • Seroquel (45 people, 12.33%)
  • Keppra (44 people, 12.05%)
  • Lexapro (35 people, 9.59%)
  • Lamictal (32 people, 8.77%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Depression (99 people, 27.12%)
  • Fatigue (75 people, 20.55%)
  • Suicidal Ideation (65 people, 17.81%)
  • Headache (64 people, 17.53%)
  • Insomnia (58 people, 15.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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