Review: could Topamax cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 22,606 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 138 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus 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)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,273 Tinnitus patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 22,595 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 138 people (0.61%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Topamax when people have Tinnitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Topamax * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Topamax * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Topamax ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (24 people, 17.39%)
- Migraine prophylaxis (23 people, 16.67%)
- Pain (20 people, 14.49%)
- Headache (18 people, 13.04%)
- Migraine (17 people, 12.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (17 people, 12.32%)
- Synthroid (17 people, 12.32%)
- Imitrex (15 people, 10.87%)
- Oxycontin (14 people, 10.14%)
- Neurontin (13 people, 9.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- 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)
Recent Topamax related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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