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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 4 answers

Qsymia - Is anyone taking phentermine and topiramate as two separate pills?

My dr prescribed me 37.5 phentermine and 25mg of topiramate, instead of the combo pill. Is anybody else on this or was before it became a combo pill? Today was my first day I didn't feel the ...

Posted 26 Sep 2013 3 answers

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

Topamax - Scared to use this medication because of all the side effects?

Hello, I have been given a prescription by my doctor for Topamax (topiramate 25mg) to lose weight. After reading all the side effects associatied with this drug, I am very scared in using it. My dose ...

Posted 12 days ago 2 answers

200mg topiramate daily. Barely eat anything, yet am not losing weight. When will weight loss begin?

I take 200mg topiramate daily, 100mg in the morning and 100mg at night. I restarted this medication about a month ago. I barely eat, because I do not have much of an appetite and am just generally ...

Posted 10 days ago 2 answers

How does the side effect for Topiramate affect weight loss?

Is the side effect of weight loss for Topiramate a result of lack of appetite, or metabolic "speed up"?

Posted 4 days ago 0 answers

Is it safe to take topiramate with hydrocodone/acetaminophen?

I have permanent damaged shoulder muscle damage.

Posted 4 days ago 0 answers

Can somebody tell me why they would put a 16 yr old on 100 mg of amitriptyline?

She also takes Topiramate and levetiracetam. These meds are ostensibly for sleep and migraines, but it seems as though the dosage for the amitriptyline is kind of high. She is also hallucinating. ...

Posted 15 Mar 2015 4 answers

Does 25mg. of Topiramate affect Mono-Linyah birth control?

My girlfriend is taking 25 mg. of Topiramate and I was wondering if it'd make the birth control less effective. But since the Topiramate is such a low mg. I was thinking it wouldn't effect ...

Posted 18 days ago 0 answers

Why am I not losing apetite if Im taking phentermine/topiramate?

I'm taking phentermine/topiramate for weight loss for 5 weeks now, and all i lost was about 5/6lbs. I also take fluoxetine for depression (what I was told it would help with the loss), and have ...

Posted 28 Mar 2015 0 answers

Topiramate - Do the side effects wear off over time?

I started on 25mg at night for migraine prevention & tolerated that well for the first week. However, when I began 25mg in the morning as well (50mg daily total) I became spaced out, forgetting ...

Posted 16 Mar 2015 1 answer

I take Effexor XR and Topiramate for my bipolar. The problem I am having is when I miss just one?

Dose by the next day i am feeling the bad effects and it is not good for anyone around me. I am even aware of it so i try to be really careful and stay positive and yet it still happens. So i am ...

Posted 9 Mar 2015 4 answers

Is it possible for a lower dosage of topiramate to prevent migraines?

I am on amitriptyline 25 mg and topiramate 50 mg nightly for migraine prevention. According to my neurologist there's no chance that 50 mg could be helping me at all, but I'm also on ...

Posted 23 Mar 2015 0 answers

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