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Topamax Safety Information and Side Effects

Topamax Safety Information

Convulsion ( 270 reports)    ➢ More


This case suggests a potential Topamax Convulsion side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 46-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Topamax (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Topamax the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Convulsion
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Topamax demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Convulsion, may still occur.

Weight Decreased ( 237 reports)    ➢ More

Psychomotor Hyperactivity, Weight Decreased, Dyspepsia, Affect Lability, Headache

Adverse event was reported on Feb 04, 2014 by a Female taking Topamax (Dosage: NA) . Location: RU , child 11 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Topamax side effects: psychomotor hyperactivity, weight decreased, dyspepsia, affect lability, headache.
Associated medications used:
  • Convulex (valproic Acid)

Headache ( 193 reports)    ➢ More

Product Substitution Issue, Headache, Weight Increased

This Headache problem was reported by a health professional from US. A patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Topamax (dosage: NA). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Topamax, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Product Substitution Issue
  • Headache
  • Weight Increased
Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Headache, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

Confusional State ( 148 reports)    ➢ More

Loss Of Consciousness, Hypertension, Off Label Use, Dysstasia, Blood Glucose Decreased, Eating Disorder, Hypoaesthesia, Sensory Disturbance, Confusional State

A case of a 43-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: weight decreased,thyroid disorder and was treated with Topamax (dosage: NA) starting 2008. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Armour Thyroid
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Loss Of Consciousness
    • Hypertension
    • Off Label Use
    • Dysstasia
    • Blood Glucose Decreased
    • Eating Disorder
    • Hypoaesthesia
    • Sensory Disturbance
    • Confusional State
    This opens a possibility that Topamax could cause Confusional State and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Paraesthesia ( 148 reports)    ➢ More

    Self Injurious Behaviour, Intentional Overdose, Vertigo, Paraesthesia, Nausea, Acidosis Hyperchloraemic

    on Feb 03, 2014 a Female from IT , 46 years of age, weighting 132.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Topamax. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Topamax side effects: self injurious behaviour, intentional overdose, vertigo, paraesthesia, nausea, acidosis hyperchloraemic. Topamax dosage: NA.

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    Convulsion (270)
    Weight Decreased (237)
    Headache (193)
    Confusional State (148)
    Paraesthesia (148)
    Depression (147)
    Dizziness (146)
    Self Injurious Behaviour (139)
    Vision Blurred (139)
    Fatigue (127)
    Nausea (118)
    Angle Closure Glaucoma (113)
    Anxiety (113)
    Dyspnoea (113)
    Disturbance In Attention (109)
    Intentional Overdose (101)
    Loss Of Consciousness (98)
    Insomnia (97)
    Migraine (95)
    Hypoaesthesia (93)
    Eye Pain (93)
    Alopecia (93)
    Tremor (91)
    Amnesia (89)
    Suicidal Ideation (89)
    Memory Impairment (88)
    Nephrolithiasis (87)
    Vomiting (85)
    Pain (82)
    Somnolence (79)
    Asthenia (77)
    Product Substitution Issue (75)
    Diarrhoea (74)
    Feeling Abnormal (73)
    Palpitations (66)
    Cognitive Disorder (64)
    Chest Pain (62)
    Myopia (61)
    Decreased Appetite (59)
    Aphasia (59)
    Aggression (57)
    Abortion Spontaneous (56)
    Speech Disorder (56)
    Visual Acuity Reduced (55)
    Overdose (54)
    Dysgeusia (53)
    Abnormal Behaviour (52)
    Anorexia (52)
    Suicide Attempt (50)
    Agitation (49)

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