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Review: could Topamax cause Water retention (Fluid Retention)?

We study 22,540 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 61 have Water retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Water retention and more.

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Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,547 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

Water retention

Water retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) (latest reports from 91,080 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis.

On Oct, 30, 2014: 22,540 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax. Among them, 61 people (0.27%) have Water Retention.

Trend of Water retention in Topamax reports

Time on Topamax when people have Water retention * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Water retention0.00%42.86%0.00%28.57%14.29%14.29%0.00%

Gender of people who have Water retention when taking Topamax * :

FemaleMale
Water retention90.62%9.38%

Age of people who have Water retention when taking Topamax * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Water retention0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%12.28%56.14%22.81%8.77%

Severity of Water retention when taking Topamax ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Water retention25.00%50.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Water retention ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Water retention0.00%50.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Migraine (8 people, 13.11%)
  2. Hypertension (5 people, 8.20%)
  3. Migraine prophylaxis (5 people, 8.20%)
  4. Pain (5 people, 8.20%)
  5. Depression (5 people, 8.20%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Neurontin (12 people, 19.67%)
  2. Cymbalta (9 people, 14.75%)
  3. Lyrica (9 people, 14.75%)
  4. Klonopin (8 people, 13.11%)
  5. Mupirocin (7 people, 11.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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