Review: could Topiramate cause Heartburn?
We study 7,839 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.
Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Topiramate and have Heartburn >>>
Topiramate (latest outcomes from 8,352 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.
Heartburn (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus) (latest reports from 45,442 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Jul, 23, 2014: 7,838 people reported to have side effects when taking Topiramate. Among them, 9 people (0.11%) have Heartburn. They amount to 0.02% of all the 45,115 people who have Heartburn on eHealthMe.
Time on Topiramate when people have Heartburn * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Heartburn when taking Topiramate * :
Age of people who have Heartburn when taking Topiramate * :
Severity of Heartburn when taking Topiramate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Heartburn ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Migraine (2 people, 22.22%)
- Hepatitis c (1 people, 11.11%)
- Epilepsy (1 people, 11.11%)
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (1 people, 11.11%)
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lipitor (2 people, 22.22%)
- Neurontin (1 people, 11.11%)
- Prednisone (1 people, 11.11%)
- Benlysta (1 people, 11.11%)
- Multi-vitamins (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
Get connected! Join a mobile support group to help out with your experience or learn from others anytime and anywhere:
- group for people who take Topiramate and have Heartburn
- group for people who take Topiramate
- group for people who have Heartburn
Comments from related studies:
From this study (4 days ago):
Hair is falling out, Not growing in well and breaking off
From this study (2 weeks ago):
I have continuously had the almost identical nightmare over and over again. I wake up scared, feeling like it actually happened, and I am then afraid to go back to sleep.
sunny red on Jul, 21, 2014:
29, male, African American... what u had was called sleep paralysis a.k.a hypnofogic sleep. Ur ur eyes and brain woke up during r.e.m sleep, but ur body remained sleeping. Very scary as the images can be seen, felt, smelled, and heard... I have it at times
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Topiramate, Heartburn
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Prednisone side effects
Took this for 6 days, tapering at the end to treat a rash caused by a spider bite. The heartburn started on day 1 but the other symptoms didn't begin until day 4. None we're severe but they weren't fun either. The blurred vision was worst.
- Seizure disorder med problems
Velafaxine 150 mg. 1 per day.
In process of switching from Topiramate 50 mg. 1 pill in morning & one at night (going off of this because of kidney stones) Was on this medication approximately 10 years.
Lamotrigine 2 25mg pills in morning and 2 - 25 mg. pills at night.
On the 3rd day of ...
- Psychosis, weight loss and topamax
I had a brain hemorrhage in my occipital lobe. It left me with with a partial seizure disorder. The seizures would interrupt my ability to see. I was trying different anti-seizure medication and they all made me more tired and more depressed. My neurologist decided to try topamax. On topamax I ...
More reviews for: Topiramate, Heartburn
On eHealthMe, Topiramate (topiramate) is often used for migraine. Find out below the conditions Topiramate is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Topiramate used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.