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

Posted 15 Oct 2014 by manda494 8 answers

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 would lose weight if you are eating heaps less but a lot of other reviews say that they haven't ...

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

Posted 10 Nov 2014 by msano26 3 answers

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 Forfivo XL, which is basically Welbutrin XL but with 450mg all in one pill. I actually think this ...

How significant is the risk of attention & memory loss with Topiramate?

Posted 10 Jul 2009 by texnant 15 answers

I was recently prescribed Topamax (the generic, actually) for migraines but I am terrified because even at 25mg twice daily my memory seems affected. Will this go away? Will it get worse?

Topamax/Topiramate Users? Here's my story - what's yours?

Posted 21 Mar 2012 by cupcakesbycandi 8 answers

Hi! I just started the long wind up dosage of Topamax last night. So far, so good haha! I have read mostly positive reviews from the folks who are using it for weight loss, and mostly negative reviews from the ones who were prescribed the drug for migraines. I see a connection. MY goal has always ...

Topiramate - Was anyone starving when they first started on Topomax?

Posted 5 May 2017 by Lenamargaret 0 answers

Did increasing the dosage kick start the weight loss? I'm on 25mg at night for almost a week now, but am starving, am constipated and can't sleep and feel like I'm gaining weight!

Side effects to topiramate?

Posted 17 Mar 2017 by Fishgal47 1 answer

The Dr. just put me me back on topiramate to help me lose the weight I have gained while taking Zoloft, Cymbalta and Prozac. I had side effects from being on topiramate before BUT I didn't want to eat 24/7. Do you think if I take a Benadryl it will help will the itching reaction I get from ...

Topiramate - Does this pills take two weeks to take effects? Like a depression pill does?

Posted 16 Mar 2017 by 56490682 0 answers

I'm on topiramate for almost 9 days now.still craving foods ..never felt sleepy with that first pill .doctor has me on 25mg 2xs aday..until 2 weeks,then she wants me to go up to 50mg2xs a day.should I call my doctor and mention this to her or just wait the two weeks?

I just started topiramate 50 mg nightly for 10 days then twice a day. Has anyone noticed any tender?

Posted 28 Feb 2017 by Lhouser 1 answer

... tenderness in the top left of their head?

I've started taking topiramate 50mg twice daily. Wondering if anyone has lost weight?

Posted 5 Jan 2017 by MelinaCarroll 1 answer

I am just wondering if anyone has lost weight taking this drug? I started taking 50mg twice daily and I use to love my diet ginger ale but I can't even stand the taste of it now. Is this unusual? I'm on it to lose weight as I'm over weight. My weight now is 264 and in a months time I ...

I've been taking topiramate 50 mg once in the morning and at bed time and if I get hot or when I?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by Reddrene43 1 answer

... take a bath I'm itching like I want to rip my skin off. Is this a side effect?

Topiramate - Mellowish/sleepish/highish?

Posted 19 Dec 2016 0 answers

My pdoc just started me on 25mg twice a day. I have been taking it for three days now. I have been feeling really mellow, sleepy, high, but not so high. Can side effects from this medication kick in this soon. I kind of like this feeling, because it is a calm feeling. I fight the urge to take a nap ...

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