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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

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

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

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?

Posted 10 Jul 2009 9 answers

Does Topiramate decrease your interest in basically everything?

I don't seem to have any interest in anything anymore. I feel flat. I can barely be bothered getting out of bed. I can't focus of tv let alone read a book.

Posted 19 days ago 2 answers

Topamax topiramate weightloss experience dosage?

Hi. I started on Topamax 15 mg a month ago, and now a week ago upped the dosage to 125 mg. (have gradually upped it every week. Sorry for my english, im not english). I have not experienced any ...

Posted 8 Jun 2016 2 answers

Topiramate - Memory issues and drowsiness?

My question is... how often do short term memory or other memory issues occur? Also how often does drowsiness occurs? As a police officer theses are two side affects that can be very bad.

Posted 5 Jun 2016 0 answers

Topiramate - Muscle twitching topimirate?

Did anyone experience muscle twitching with topamax? After working up to 200 mg I got muscle twitches all over my body. It's been reduced to 100 but they are still there.

Posted 29 May 2016 1 answer

Topiramate for migraine prevention?

I have recently started taking the drug (25mg) and have been feeling extremely tired throughout the day despite taking it at night time. I have only been on the drug for 4 days now and am unsure ...

Posted 25 May 2016 1 answer

Lamictal - Just starting Lamotrigine 25mg for bipolar?

I am reading all of the comments... I have tried many antidepressants in the past with no help, I recently started to see a counselor and psychiatrist. I was first given Topiramate (Topamax) and that ...

Posted 29 Apr 2016 1 answer

Topiramate - I work 3rd shift and sleep during the day how should I take topamax?

On my nights off I sleeo at night so not sure how I shoild take my meds

Posted 10 May 2016 1 answer

Topiramate - how can I lose weight fast on tomamax?

I just been eating more but lost my sasbud last week is it working?

Posted 27 Apr 2016 2 answers

How does topiramate get rid or suppress of migraines?

Recently when I visited my neurologist he prescribed my 25mg of it, and told me a few side effects that can happen; as well as what to watch out for. However, unlike other medication I've tried ...

Posted 15 Apr 2016 1 answer

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

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 ...

Posted 21 Mar 2012 6 answers

Topiramate - Could Topamax cause blackout spells when interacting with other meds I have been on?

... this medication for almost a year and since then it has happened maybe a total 20x it would last approximately an hour or longer. I just recently started to question my medications.

Posted 14 Apr 2016 1 answer

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