Review: could Topamax cause Thyroid nodule?
Summary: Thyroid nodule 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 Piroxicam, and have Headache.
We study 22,424 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Thyroid nodule. Find out below who they are, when they have Thyroid nodule and more.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 22,305 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Thyroid Nodule. They amount to 0.12% of all the 2,525 people who have Thyroid Nodule on eHealthMe.
Time on Topamax when people have Thyroid nodule * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Thyroid nodule||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Thyroid nodule when taking Topamax * :
|Thyroid nodule||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Thyroid nodule when taking Topamax * :
|Thyroid nodule||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||83.33%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Thyroid nodule when taking Topamax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Thyroid nodule||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Thyroid nodule ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Headache (3 people, 100.00%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 33.33%)
- Epilepsy (1 people, 33.33%)
- Generalised anxiety disorder (1 people, 33.33%)
- Weight control (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Piroxicam (3 people, 100.00%)
- Citalopram hydrobromide (1 people, 33.33%)
- Clonazepam (1 people, 33.33%)
- Lexapro (1 people, 33.33%)
- Metformin hydrochloride (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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