Topamax and Cough - from FDA reports
Cough is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Nexium, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Cough with Topamax. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 34,877 people who have side effects when taking Topamax from FDA , and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Nov, 20, 2017
34,877 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 491 people (1.41%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Topamax when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 7.89 %
- 1 - 6 months: 26.32 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.53 %
- 2 - 5 years: 50.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.63 %
- 10+ years: 2.63 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Topamax *:
- female: 80.17 %
- male: 19.83 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Topamax *:
- 0-1: 2.7 %
- 2-9: 2.43 %
- 10-19: 3.51 %
- 20-29: 5.68 %
- 30-39: 21.08 %
- 40-49: 25.68 %
- 50-59: 22.43 %
- 60+: 16.49 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (64 people, 13.03%)
- Depression (63 people, 12.83%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (47 people, 9.57%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (37 people, 7.54%)
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (35 people, 7.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Nexium (71 people, 14.46%)
- Cymbalta (62 people, 12.63%)
- Neurontin (55 people, 11.20%)
- Ambien (50 people, 10.18%)
- Albuterol (46 people, 9.37%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (144 people, 29.33%)
- Fatigue (134 people, 27.29%)
- Headache (116 people, 23.63%)
- Nausea (97 people, 19.76%)
- Chest Pain (89 people, 18.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Cough when taking Topamax?
- Check symptoms - is cough caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsCough and drugs with ingredients of topiramate.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeCough and Topamax from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 38,810 users)
Cough has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, osteoporosis (latest reports from 149,333 Cough patients).
Browse all side effects of Topamaxa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with CoughCough
Could your condition cause CoughCough
What would happen?
Questions to the study
I take numerous vitamins along with a multi vitamin 2x daily. I have been taking vitamins for as long as I can remember and just recently developed a dry cough and metallic taste when I cough. I don't have any normal symptoms i.e.. High blood pressure, cold, flu, etc ... I am 64 and this ...
I've been taking both these medications for a while now, but I recently moved and forgot my medication schedule. I was certain that I took my Topamax in morning and Celexa at night, but have been taking both at morning since the move. I dont have insurance as of now to talk to a doctor ...
Been on benicar/hct for 10years, I am female, 61 years old. Developed a cough. Basically coughing 24/7. Out of control. And yes I pee my self. I have had it for a year. I have been off benicar for 2 weeks, Dr said it should be out of my System @3 weeks. How long did it take for the cough to go ...
User reviews to the study
celexa may cause my weight gain and when i work out hard and eat right, not an appropriate amount of weight is shed, so when i stopped the celexa, the depression came back. what if i add topomax for weight loss? will the celexa hold on to the weight still or should i stop it again and count on ...
Looking for people to communicate with that are experiencing episodic coughing spells after taking casodex. The cough is severe and makes me so fatigue and causes my back to hurt. What are others doing for their coughs?
I started Xeloda in March, Before it I had a cough from flu and another chemo. It almost subsided. Now I cough every day it affected talking. In the mornings I coughed violently, non-stop till vomiting. Take different cough remedies but it does not help.
Has anyone experienced permanent hearing loss after stopping Topiramate? Or did hearing restore? I only took the medication for about 45 days and reported to my Nuro within two weeks noticeable hearing issues. She dismissed me completely!!! I went to my family doc and to ENT as well. Anyone else ...
I am new to the group. I have been taking Eliquis (5 mg. twice daily) since December 2016. About a month or two in I began developing a cough. There is no blood in my sputum, and I am not short of breath. There is no pain. The cough is especially heavy when I have post-nasal drip.