Review: could Topiramate cause Heartburn?


Summary

Heartburn is found among people who take Topiramate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Actrapid, and have Depression . We study 10,755 people who have side effects while taking Topiramate from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Heartburn. Find out below who they are, when they have Heartburn and more.

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Topiramate

Topiramate has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Topiramate 16,011 users)

Heartburn

Heartburn has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, abdominal pain, diarrhea, fatigue, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 17,572 Heartburn patients).

On Sep, 28, 2016

10,755 people reported to have side effects when taking Topiramate.
Among them, 10 people (0.09%) have Heartburn


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Topiramate cause Heartburn?

Time on Topiramate when people have Heartburn *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 20 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 80 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Heartburn when taking Topiramate *:

  • female: 60 %
  • male: 40 %

Age of people who have Heartburn when taking Topiramate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 11.11 %
  • 30-39: 22.22 %
  • 40-49: 33.33 %
  • 50-59: 11.11 %
  • 60+: 22.22 %

Severity if Heartburn when taking Topiramate **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 50.0 %
  • most severe: 16.67 %

How people recovered from Heartburn **:

  • while on drug: 16.67 %
  • after off the drug: 33.33 %
  • not yet: 50.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (3 people, 30.00%)
  • Migraine (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Gerd (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Vertigo (1 person, 10.00%)
  • Headache - Cluster (1 person, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Synap Forte (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Omeprazole (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Lipitor (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Actrapid (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Bupropion Hydrochloride (1 person, 10.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Vomiting Nos (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Spinal Fracture Nos (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Fall (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Constipation (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Cholecystitis Acute Nos (2 people, 20.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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