Review: could Topamax cause Raynaud's phenomenon?
Summary: Raynaud's phenomenon is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Migraine.
We study 22,595 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Raynaud's phenomenon. Find out below who they are, when they have Raynaud's phenomenon and more.
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Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from 24,623 Topamax users)
Raynaud's phenomenon (discoloration of the fingers, toes, and occasionally other areas) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 2,932 Raynaud's phenomenon patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 22,595 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 16 people (0.07%) have Raynaud's Phenomenon.
Time on Topamax when people have Raynaud's phenomenon * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Raynaud's phenomenon||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Raynaud's phenomenon when taking Topamax * :
|Raynaud's phenomenon||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Raynaud's phenomenon when taking Topamax * :
|Raynaud's phenomenon||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||37.50%||37.50%||25.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Raynaud's phenomenon when taking Topamax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Raynaud's phenomenon||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Raynaud's phenomenon ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Raynaud's phenomenon||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Migraine prophylaxis (4 people, 25.00%)
- Migraine (3 people, 18.75%)
- Thyroid disorder (2 people, 12.50%)
- Multiple sclerosis (2 people, 12.50%)
- Neuralgia (2 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (4 people, 25.00%)
- Synthroid (3 people, 18.75%)
- Tegretol (2 people, 12.50%)
- Baclofen (2 people, 12.50%)
- Vioxx (2 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Synthroid for a 52-year old man with Hypothyroidism. The patient has Raynaud's Phenomenon (discoloration of the fingers, toes, and occasionally other areas)
- A study of drug interactions between Topamax, Antabuse for a 35-year old woman with Bipolar Affective Disorder Aggravated, Alcohol Rehabilitation. The patient has Nausea Aggravated, Weak Shaky Feelings Of Vomitingstomach Painslack Of Sexual Interest Physically Not Mentally
- A study of side effects of Topiramate for a 43-year old woman with Migraine With Aura. The patient has Dizziness, Burning Sensation, Feeling Cold, Dry Mouth, Hyperthermia (body temperature greatly above normal), Hair Texture Abnormal, Hair Loss
- A study of side effects of Topamax for a 53-year old woman with Migraine. The patient has Diarrhea
- A study of side effects of Topiramate for a 31-year old woman with Migraine Hemiplegic. The patient has Alice In Wonderland Syndrome (neurological condition where a person experiences a complete distortion of perceptual reality)
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