Review: could Topamax cause Tendonitis?
Summary: Tendonitis could be caused by Topamax, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Albuterol, and have Hypersensitivity.
We study 22,424 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 38 have Tendonitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Tendonitis and more.
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Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,430 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.
Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons) (latest reports from 63,364 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, sinusitis, high blood pressure, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 22,305 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 38 people (0.17%) have Tendonitis. They amount to 0.06% of all the 63,235 people who have Tendonitis on eHealthMe.
Time on Topamax when people have Tendonitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tendonitis when taking Topamax * :
Age of people who have Tendonitis when taking Topamax * :
Severity of Tendonitis when taking Topamax ** :
How people recovered from Tendonitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypersensitivity (9 people, 23.68%)
- Arthritis (9 people, 23.68%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (8 people, 21.05%)
- Fibromyalgia (8 people, 21.05%)
- Cardiac disorder (8 people, 21.05%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Albuterol (10 people, 26.32%)
- Nexium (10 people, 26.32%)
- Clarinex (9 people, 23.68%)
- Climara (9 people, 23.68%)
- Aspirin (9 people, 23.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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