Could Topamax cause Tendonitis - from FDA reports
Tendonitis is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Nexium, and have Headache . We study 31,957 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA. Among them, 47 have Tendonitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Tendonitis and more.
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Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 35,564 users)
Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, sinusitis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, urinary tract infection (latest reports from 12,950 Tendonitis patients).
On Dec, 23, 2016
31,957 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 47 people (0.15%) have Tendonitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Tendonitis *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 7.69 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.69 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 76.92 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.69 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Tendonitis when taking Topamax *:
- female: 93.18 %
- male: 6.82 %
Age of people who have Tendonitis when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 5.56 %
- 30-39: 44.44 %
- 40-49: 30.56 %
- 50-59: 19.44 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Headache (11 people, 23.40%)
- Pain (10 people, 21.28%)
- Arthritis (10 people, 21.28%)
- Vitamin Supplementation (9 people, 19.15%)
- Hypersensitivity (9 people, 19.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (12 people, 25.53%)
- Humira (10 people, 21.28%)
- Effexor (10 people, 21.28%)
- Allegra (10 people, 21.28%)
- Albuterol (10 people, 21.28%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Joint Pain (18 people, 38.30%)
- Pain In Extremity (16 people, 34.04%)
- Dizziness (16 people, 34.04%)
- Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (15 people, 31.91%)
- Bursitis (14 people, 29.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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