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Review: could Topiramate cause Poisoning?

Summary: Poisoning could be caused by Topiramate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Bupropion hcl, and have Completed suicide.

We study 7,817 people who have side effects while taking Topiramate from FDA and social media. Among them, 35 have Poisoning. Find out below who they are, when they have Poisoning 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.

Poisoning

Poisoning (latest reports from 11,569 patients) has been reported by people with depression, ill-defined disorder, high blood pressure, pain, schizophrenia.

On Apr, 9, 2014: 7,822 people reported to have side effects when taking Topiramate. Among them, 35 people (0.45%) have Poisoning. They amount to 0.30% of all the 11,538 people who have Poisoning on eHealthMe.

Trend of Poisoning in Topiramate reports

Time on Topiramate when people have Poisoning * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Poisoning100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Poisoning when taking Topiramate * :

FemaleMale
Poisoning58.82%41.18%

Age of people who have Poisoning when taking Topiramate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Poisoning0.00%0.00%0.00%11.43%28.57%40.00%11.43%8.57%

Severity of Poisoning when taking Topiramate ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Poisoning ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Completed suicide (1 people, 2.86%)
  2. Insomnia (1 people, 2.86%)
  3. Depression (1 people, 2.86%)
  4. Convulsion (1 people, 2.86%)
  5. Epilepsy (1 people, 2.86%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Bupropion hcl (7 people, 20.00%)
  2. Clonazepam (6 people, 17.14%)
  3. Carbamazepine (6 people, 17.14%)
  4. Quetiapine (5 people, 14.29%)
  5. Ethanol (5 people, 14.29%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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