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Review: could Topiramate cause High blood sugar?

We study 7,841 people who have side effects while taking Topiramate from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have High blood sugar. Find out below who they are, when they have High blood sugar and more.

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Topiramate

Topiramate (latest outcomes from 8,352 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

High blood sugar

High blood sugar (high blood sugar) (latest reports from 146,019 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, depression, bipolar disorder.

On Aug, 14, 2014: 7,839 people reported to have side effects when taking Topiramate. Among them, 16 people (0.20%) have High Blood Sugar. They amount to 0.01% of all the 146,348 people who have High Blood Sugar on eHealthMe.

Trend of High blood sugar in Topiramate reports

Time on Topiramate when people have High blood sugar * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
High blood sugar0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Topiramate * :

FemaleMale
High blood sugar53.85%46.15%

Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Topiramate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
High blood sugar0.00%0.00%0.00%23.08%7.69%61.54%0.00%7.69%

Severity of High blood sugar when taking Topiramate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
High blood sugar0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from High blood sugar ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Migraine (6 people, 37.50%)
  2. Schizophrenia, paranoid type (3 people, 18.75%)
  3. Muscle spasms (3 people, 18.75%)
  4. Pain (2 people, 12.50%)
  5. Reflux gastritis (2 people, 12.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Sumatriptan succinate (5 people, 31.25%)
  2. Fioricet (4 people, 25.00%)
  3. Acetaminophen (4 people, 25.00%)
  4. Seroquel (4 people, 25.00%)
  5. Zyprexa (4 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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