Does tegretol cause weight gain?
- 8 Feb 2012 by islandantoinette
- seroquel, tegretol, topamax, seizures, obesity, infections, bladder infection, weight, bladder
Topamax causes bladder infections... Does tegretol cause weight gain??? topamax causes me terrible bladder infections!!! I DID loose 14 lbs in only 3 weeks after finally getting off of Seroquel for my seizures that put 150 pounds on me. so just had to get off it!! I am going to a neuro doc on Friday so can people please get back to me asap!!! Thank you very much, Antoinette
2 Nov 2013
I gained 30 lbs in one year on this drug. I work out 5 days a week, and the weight just kept coming on. Jumped up 2 pant sizes. So, I'm weaning off the Tegretol and taking Topomax to help get rid of the extra weight.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I would like to hear from others who have been prescribed Topamax for weight loss. Not so much those who have used it for seizures or migraines and ...
17 answers • 30 Jun 2009
I have only stared on Seroquel 25mg at night, but the fear of what I've read regarding weight gain is personally a problem and would like to ...
2 answers • 10 Nov 2009
I have gained so much weight with seroquel - isn't there something that can counter act this problem? Although when weighing the alternatives to ...
3 answers • 9 Jun 2010
Can you explain the function of the Topamax? I am experiencing weight gain with each one of these anti-depressents. Seroquil worked the best for me; ...
1 answer • 9 Mar 2012
I take Seroquel XR 700mg (currently lowering from 800mg to 600mg) for psychosis and like many I am finding it very hard to control my weight. ...
5 answers • 2 Aug 2014