Topiramate and High blood sugar - from FDA reports
High blood sugar is found among people who take Topiramate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have High blood sugar 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 Sep, 27, 2017
18,112 people reported to have side effects when taking Topiramate.
Among them, 23 people (0.13%) have High blood sugar
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topiramate when people have High blood sugar *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 100 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Topiramate *:
- female: 61.11 %
- male: 38.89 %
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Topiramate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 23.53 %
- 30-39: 5.88 %
- 40-49: 41.18 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 29.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Seizures (2 people, 8.70%)
- Schizophrenia, Paranoid Type (2 people, 8.70%)
- Pain (2 people, 8.70%)
- Muscle Spasms (2 people, 8.70%)
- High Blood Pressure (2 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Sumatriptan Succinate (5 people, 21.74%)
- Seroquel (5 people, 21.74%)
- Zyprexa (4 people, 17.39%)
- Fioricet (4 people, 17.39%)
- Carbamazepine (4 people, 17.39%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Respiratory Acidosis (8 people, 34.78%)
- Metabolic Acidosis (8 people, 34.78%)
- Atrioventricular Block Complete (8 people, 34.78%)
- Heart Palpitations (7 people, 30.43%)
- Headache (7 people, 30.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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