Topiramate and Folliculitis - from FDA reports
Folliculitis is found among people who take Topiramate, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old also take medication Lamictal, and have Mood swings. This review analyzes which people have Folliculitis with Topiramate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,112 people who have side effects when taking Topiramate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 17, 2017
18,112 people reported to have side effects when taking Topiramate.
Among them, 6 people (0.03%) have Folliculitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Folliculitis when taking Topiramate *:
- female: 33.33 %
- male: 66.67 %
Age of people who have Folliculitis when taking Topiramate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 66.67 %
- 40-49: 16.67 %
- 50-59: 16.67 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Mood Swings (1 person, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Primidone (4 people, 66.67%)
- Lamictal (4 people, 66.67%)
- Tramadol (1 person, 16.67%)
- Promethazine (1 person, 16.67%)
- Amitiza (1 person, 16.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tongue Eruption (4 people, 66.67%)
- Stomatitis (4 people, 66.67%)
- Rash Erythematous (4 people, 66.67%)
- Drug Eruption (4 people, 66.67%)
- Chest Pain (4 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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