Topamax and Weight loss - from FDA reports
Weight loss is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Weight loss 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 Oct, 19, 2017
34,877 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 234 people (0.67%) have Weight loss
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Weight loss *:
- < 1 month: 8.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.67 %
- 1 - 2 years: 41.67 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 8.33 %
Gender of people who have Weight loss when taking Topamax *:
- female: 81.12 %
- male: 18.88 %
Age of people who have Weight loss when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.99 %
- 10-19: 5.45 %
- 20-29: 6.93 %
- 30-39: 24.26 %
- 40-49: 38.12 %
- 50-59: 21.78 %
- 60+: 2.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (79 people, 33.76%)
- Depression (62 people, 26.50%)
- Stress And Anxiety (40 people, 17.09%)
- Sleep Disorder (30 people, 12.82%)
- Insomnia (23 people, 9.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (139 people, 59.40%)
- Risperdal (73 people, 31.20%)
- Zyprexa (61 people, 26.07%)
- Abilify (59 people, 25.21%)
- Lexapro (57 people, 24.36%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Type 2 Diabetes (80 people, 34.19%)
- Diabetes (79 people, 33.76%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (73 people, 31.20%)
- High Blood Pressure (48 people, 20.51%)
- Depression (47 people, 20.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I've been taking both these medications for a while now, but I recently moved and forgot my medication schedule. I was certain that I took my Topamax in morning and Celexa at night, but have been taking both at morning since the move. I dont have insurance as of now to talk to a doctor ...
Anyone else get nauseous and vomit taking the combinations of the two meds? I take 4mg of Requip and 50mg of Topamax at night and 50 in the morning. I've cut out all gluten and dairy trying to make sure it's not food causing me to get sick. But it's usually about 30 min or less after I take my ...
User reviews to the study
celexa may cause my weight gain and when i work out hard and eat right, not an appropriate amount of weight is shed, so when i stopped the celexa, the depression came back. what if i add topomax for weight loss? will the celexa hold on to the weight still or should i stop it again and count on ...
Has anyone experienced permanent hearing loss after stopping Topiramate? Or did hearing restore? I only took the medication for about 45 days and reported to my Nuro within two weeks noticeable hearing issues. She dismissed me completely!!! I went to my family doc and to ENT as well. Anyone else ...
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I have been on Topomax for 50 days and this past week has been hell. I have fought the urge to kill myself, planned, and looked at the clock every 15 minutes to congratulate myself for still being alive. I have a daughter and she is the only reason I have not done it. But upon waking this ...