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

Posted 3 Oct 2012 by sismonar 3 answers

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 am wondering if I am sleeping off the side effect by taking it at night any suggestions? The only ...

Lamotrigine - I wish to know if anyone has found this drug helped reduce other symptoms?

Posted 3 Apr 2017 by Tmariesn 1 answer

I have 0 to three complex partial seizures a week and a host of symptoms in between: walking, thinking problems, dizziness etc. I wish to know if anyone found this drug helping the general symptoms and if it lessened the effect when a seizure occurred. Currently I have been free of seizures for two ...

Lamotrigine - My doctor told me to take 25mg tabs 1/day for 1 week, then 1/am and 2/pm 2nd week. I?

Posted 12 Mar 2017 by janier2042 1 answer

... misread bottle and took 1/am but only 1/pm for 4 days until I realized it. Should I now take the correct dosage for a full week before moving to next level? Makes sense to do so but want to check. Thanks - Janie Riley

I was on Topamax, and slowly stopped because it made me feel groggy, how do I get myself back on it?

Posted 19 Feb 2017 by Jayy1010 1 answer

I have/had seizures and it has been over 12+ yet s since I had one, and I hurst recently had one. I was perscribed Topamax. 50mg a day at bed. How do I slowly get myself back on it?

How long did you stay on Topamax and what was it like withdrawing from it?

Posted 29 Jan 2017 by Tamaral 0 answers

So I tried Topamax and remained positive, things were looking well. Was using it for my Epilepsy, target dose of 200 mg a day. I lasted 3.5 months. Things were good for 2 months, lost 15 lbs but then major loss of appetite and loss of taste (more like bad taste in mouth). Thought I had a virus for ...

Can Topamax help aid in weight loss?

Posted 31 Aug 2016 by vmarlene25 1 answer

I have never struggled with weight issues my whole life until I got pregnant with my daughter. I gained 40lbs and couldn't lose any of it. I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism and kept gaining slowly. I suffer from bipolar disorder and depression so I've been on medication. Recently I had ...

Can you give a dog this medication for its seizures?

Posted 18 Apr 2016 by Lost13 1 answer

Medication is called Lamotrigine 200mg

Topamax for eating disorder (binge eating/bulimia)?

Posted 13 Aug 2015 by Ilariadv1 1 answer

Hello everyone. This is my first post here and I really need your support and your experience. I've been suffering from eating disorder for 6 years now (1 year anorexia, 5 years binge and bulimia). I've been put on Topamax 100 mg for binge eating/bulimia and it's only one month ...

Topamax users with memory issues: How long AFTER you stopped Topamax?

Posted 3 Aug 2015 by troyal147 1 answer

... did you memory stop being an issue? I am in Nursing school and having the hardest time. I have always noticed the issue: word recall, etc. I'm weaning off now, but wanted to know how long it took to become "normal" again

Topiramate - How long will it take my body to get use to Topomax?

Posted 4 Sep 2015 by JaedynsMommy0317 2 answers

I guess the more appropriate question would be, for those who've used this drug, how long did it take your bodies to get use to it? It is 9/4 I have been on this only since 9/2 and it makes me very dizzy, confused and tired. I am suppose to take it twice daily (morning & night) but right ...

Topiramate - Hi my grand daughter has recently been put on Tampamax sprinkles her mum id disolving?

Posted 12 Feb 2016 by maz069 0 answers

... the sprinkles in water.. is this what she should be doing as the the liitle sprinkles dont desolve properly she uses hot water to do this but i read that it should not be put in heat stored in cool so would this be affecting the medicine

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