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

Posted 15 Oct 2014 by manda494 5 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 12 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 7 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 ...

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?

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

Posted 5 Jan 2017 by MelinaCarroll 0 answers

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 ...

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 ...

Topiramate for weight loss?

Posted 9 Dec 2016 by MelinaCarroll 0 answers

I just started Topiramate 25mg twice daily for two weeks then 100 mg twice daily then on. I am just wondering if anyone as any luck with losing any weight?

What is the best way to take my dosage to see the best result for my Topamax?

Posted 17 Oct 2016 by Weightless way to go 2 answers

I was prescribed Topiramate 25 milligram 2 times a day and today is my 5th day how long will it take to see what's up I have a side effect but it's not bad. I don't want to take more than 50 MG as doctor told me

Topiramate - How long before side effects wear off?

Posted 30 Oct 2016 by Simplyk1211 0 answers

Hello, I started on 25 Mg bid 1 day ago. I feel really tired, a little sick, and a tad depressed. Not myself at all. Anybody else have this? Did it last long?

Topiramate - Monthly friend problem with topamax?

Posted 25 Oct 2016 by stephanie1981 1 answer

I just wanted to know if anyone has had any issues with monthly friend on topamax. I am on birth control and have been out of cycle since taking this. 2 months on topamax 12lbs lost

Will the weight loss stop after time?

Posted 29 Sep 2016 by Fizzywizzywawa 0 answers

Is there a point where the weight loss stops on topiramate / Topamax I have been on these tablets since October 2016 and so far lost 3 stone I originally weighed 13 stones 1 pound. I was happy with the weight loss and and happy now with the weight I am now but my family are concerned that I have no ...

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