Review: could Topamax cause Skin rash?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 1.9/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 21,413 people who take Topamax. Among them, 680 have Skin rash. See who they are, when they have Skin rash and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,399 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine, migraine with aura. Commonly reported side effects of Topamax include headache, nausea, nausea aggravated, convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis.
Skin rash (redness) (latest reports from 950,538 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 21,362 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 643 people (3.01%) have Skin Rash.
Time on Topamax when people have Skin rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin rash||27.54%||26.09%||2.90%||5.80%||33.33%||2.90%||1.45% |
Gender of people who have Skin rash when taking Topamax * :
|Skin rash||81.74%||18.26% |
Age of people who have Skin rash when taking Topamax * :
|Skin rash||0.51%||3.60%||5.32%||8.75%||18.70%||28.47%||25.56%||9.09% |
Severity of Skin rash when taking Topamax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin rash||22.22%||66.67%||11.11%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Skin rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Skin rash||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (103 people, 16.02%)
- Pain (88 people, 13.69%)
- Epilepsy (75 people, 11.66%)
- Migraine (74 people, 11.51%)
- Bipolar disorder (62 people, 9.64%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (116 people, 18.04%)
- Nexium (106 people, 16.49%)
- Neurontin (90 people, 14.00%)
- Lexapro (76 people, 11.82%)
- Cymbalta (75 people, 11.66%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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