Topamax and Weight gain - unintentional - from FDA reports


Summary

Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Weight gain - unintentional with Topamax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 34,877 people who have side effects when taking Topamax from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 21, 2017

34,877 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 1,158 people (3.32%) have Weight gain - unintentional


Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on Topamax when people have Weight gain - unintentional *:

  • < 1 month: 25.4 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.87 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.52 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.29 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 26.98 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 6.35 %
  • 10+ years: 1.59 %

Gender of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Topamax *:

  • female: 83.33 %
  • male: 16.67 %

Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Topamax *:

  • 0-1: 0.71 %
  • 2-9: 1.54 %
  • 10-19: 4.5 %
  • 20-29: 12.19 %
  • 30-39: 19.88 %
  • 40-49: 30.3 %
  • 50-59: 21.66 %
  • 60+: 9.23 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (195 people, 16.84%)
  • Bipolar Disorder (182 people, 15.72%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (113 people, 9.76%)
  • Pain (96 people, 8.29%)
  • Sleep Disorder (94 people, 8.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (248 people, 21.42%)
  • Zyprexa (161 people, 13.90%)
  • Xanax (146 people, 12.61%)
  • Cymbalta (139 people, 12.00%)
  • Klonopin (135 people, 11.66%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (164 people, 14.16%)
  • Depression (161 people, 13.90%)
  • Nausea (157 people, 13.56%)
  • Drug Ineffective (145 people, 12.52%)
  • Dizziness (144 people, 12.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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