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Review: could Topiramate cause Heartburn?

Summary: Heartburn could be caused by Topiramate, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Lipitor, and have Migraine.

We study 7,817 people who have side effects while taking Topiramate from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Heartburn. Find out below who they are, when they have Heartburn and more.

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Topiramate

Topiramate (latest outcomes from 8,326 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

Heartburn

Heartburn (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus) (latest reports from 43,967 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol.

On Apr, 16, 2014: 7,822 people reported to have side effects when taking Topiramate. Among them, 9 people (0.12%) have Heartburn. They amount to 0.02% of all the 43,901 people who have Heartburn on eHealthMe.

Trend of Heartburn in Topiramate reports

Time on Topiramate when people have Heartburn * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Heartburn0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Heartburn when taking Topiramate * :

FemaleMale
Heartburn66.67%33.33%

Age of people who have Heartburn when taking Topiramate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heartburn0.00%0.00%0.00%12.50%0.00%25.00%37.50%25.00%

Severity of Heartburn when taking Topiramate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Heartburn0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

How people recovered from Heartburn ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Heartburn33.33%33.33%33.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Migraine (2 people, 22.22%)
  2. Hepatitis c (1 people, 11.11%)
  3. Epilepsy (1 people, 11.11%)
  4. Systemic lupus erythematosus (1 people, 11.11%)
  5. Anxiety disorder (1 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lipitor (2 people, 22.22%)
  2. Aspirin (1 people, 11.11%)
  3. Ambien (1 people, 11.11%)
  4. Zofran (1 people, 11.11%)
  5. Neurontin (1 people, 11.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Wondering if it's the jigsaw mag. that's causing these symptoms?

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    Hummingflower on Apr, 21, 2014:

    I also occasionally take sonata to sleep

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    Hummingflower on Apr, 21, 2014:

    I also take metroprolol succinate with the warfarin and vitamin d3

    Reply

  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • Patient gets a migraine, then appears to be confused, disoriented and thinks they are someone else, doesn't recognize anyone familiar to them; then has a seizure and doesn't remember anything besides the migraine

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