Topamax and Rash - from FDA reports
Rash 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 Lamictal, and have Migraine. This review analyzes which people have Rash with Topamax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 34,120 people who have side effects when taking Topamax from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 02, 2017
34,120 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 1,013 people (2.97%) have Rash
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Rash *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.75 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.02 %
- 2 - 5 years: 26.32 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.26 %
- 10+ years: 1.75 %
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Topamax *:
- female: 82.84 %
- male: 17.16 %
Age of people who have Rash when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 0.66 %
- 2-9: 2.79 %
- 10-19: 4.91 %
- 20-29: 9.03 %
- 30-39: 17.26 %
- 40-49: 27.62 %
- 50-59: 25.37 %
- 60+: 12.35 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Migraine (137 people, 13.52%)
- Depression (116 people, 11.45%)
- Pain (95 people, 9.38%)
- Epilepsy (76 people, 7.50%)
- Bipolar Disorder (65 people, 6.42%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (138 people, 13.62%)
- Neurontin (102 people, 10.07%)
- Synthroid (92 people, 9.08%)
- Cymbalta (81 people, 8.00%)
- Ambien (79 people, 7.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Itching (152 people, 15.00%)
- Nausea (151 people, 14.91%)
- Pain (141 people, 13.92%)
- Headache (137 people, 13.52%)
- Fatigue (135 people, 13.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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