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Topamax for weight loss?

Hi friends, My physician has given me a prescription for Topamax for weight loss support. This program will be supervised and I will see the Dr weekly. An EKG and blood work were required and all ...

Posted 16 Mar 2013 20 answers

When is it better to take Topamax in AM or PM for weight loss?

I have been on Topamax for three weeks I started off on 50mg now 75mg and soon I will start 100mg. The way I take it now is 25mg in the morning and 50 at bedtime but I have not had any weight loss. I ...

Posted 3 Oct 2012 2 answers

Topamax for migraine, has changed my mood, personality should I stop, this is worse than migraine?

This is a dirty drug. I am very depressed. I am mean, emotional, tired angry, I forget things easily. I am losing everyone important in my life. My headaches are gone. But I think this is worse. What ...

Posted 19 Aug 2012 17 answers

Is Topamax effective for migraines?

I have been prescribed topamax for my migraines. I asked the dr and pharmacists both how this is supposed to help migraines but dont really understand thier explaination.What it the mechanism that ...

Posted 5 May 2007 11 answers

How long does Topamax stay in your system after you stop taking it?

I been taking 100mg 2xday Topamax for about 8 mths now. My psychiologist doesn't give me but 5 min tops with him and I refuse to see him again. After doing research on my own, I found it Topamax ...

Posted 28 Feb 2014 1 answer

Topiramate - How Long Does it take for Topamax to Start Working for Migraines?

Hi, I have only been taking Topamax for about 3 weeks (25mg AM and 50mg PM). I haven't even really had many bad side effects either. Some dizziness in the beginning, but not too bad. I also take ...

Posted 10 Nov 2014 2 answers

Migraine - hi I am 43 years old and have migrains over 30 years, tried all sorts of medication?

... preventive and thraputic . know on topamax 100mg daily and relert 80 mg when needed and i am at home and exedrin when out side. nothing seemes to realy help anymore, the migrain is worse in the ...

Posted 1 day 14 hours ago 3 answers

Should you eat healthy in order to lose weight on topamax?

Hi, Im new to topamax and started it today I am aware that a common symptom is weight loss. From what I understand the weight loss is caused by lack of appitite so that makes sense of course you ...

Posted 15 Oct 2014 2 answers

Topamax weight loss side effect: dosage?

Hi everyone, I've been put on topamax to hopefully assist with weight loss as am obese and am really struggling with food. I've just titrated up to 75mg (25 in morning and 50 at night) and ...

Posted 15 Nov 2014 1 answer

Is this Trazodone and my other meds making me this way?

I have been taking 100mg of Trazodone, 100mg of Topamax and 400mg Plaquenil every day for the last 3 yrs. I have sudden severe mood swings. daily sometimes several a day, that can become violent and ...

Posted 3 days ago 1 answer

Lose weight gained on Depakote?

Starting from the beginning, I went to college in August 2012 and lost 30 pounds just from walking around campus through the semester even though I was eating my way through a depression. I was in ...

Posted 23 Nov 2014 3 answers

Has anyone noticed the topamax dosage wears off? Should I up it?

I started on half a 25 mg pill for a week them up to 25mg the next week then 50 mg the next week (all taken before bed) now i am at 50mg before bed and 25mg in the morning (10 hours after my bedtime ...

Posted 12 days ago 1 answer

Can topamax cause severe dryness to lips?

Posted 12 days ago 1 answer

Fentanyl - On the day (3rd Day) I change my patch I have trouble falling/staying asleep.Tips?

My diagnoses (given in 08) are fibro, osteo arthritis,& myopathy... I have been on the patch for about 3 years and this sleep issue has been going on for about 1 1/2 years... I am now on Topamax ...

Posted 26 Nov 2014 2 answers

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