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Review: could Topamax cause Numbness in hands or feet?

We study 22,500 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 17 have Numbness in hands or feet. Find out below who they are, when they have Numbness in hands or feet and more.

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Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,513 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

Numbness in hands or feet

Numbness in hands or feet (latest reports from 2,556 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety.

On Aug, 11, 2014: 22,488 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 17 people (0.08%) have Numbness In Hands Or Feet. They amount to 0.67% of all the 2,526 people who have Numbness In Hands Or Feet on eHealthMe.

Trend of Numbness in hands or feet in Topamax reports

Time on Topamax when people have Numbness in hands or feet * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Numbness in hands or feet5.88%11.76%5.88%35.29%17.65%17.65%5.88%

Gender of people who have Numbness in hands or feet when taking Topamax * :

FemaleMale
Numbness in hands or feet94.12%5.88%

Age of people who have Numbness in hands or feet when taking Topamax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Numbness in hands or feet0.00%0.00%0.00%11.76%41.18%35.29%11.76%0.00%

Severity of Numbness in hands or feet when taking Topamax ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Numbness in hands or feet5.88%76.47%17.65%0.00%

How people recovered from Numbness in hands or feet ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Numbness in hands or feet0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Migraine (6 people, 35.29%)
  2. Depression (3 people, 17.65%)
  3. Migraine prophylaxis (2 people, 11.76%)
  4. Pain - back (2 people, 11.76%)
  5. Migraine - classic (2 people, 11.76%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zoloft (3 people, 17.65%)
  2. Mirena (2 people, 11.76%)
  3. Vitamin d (2 people, 11.76%)
  4. Neurontin (2 people, 11.76%)
  5. Lipitor (2 people, 11.76%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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