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Migraine is a chronic neurological disorder characterized by moderate to severe headaches, and nausea. It is about three times more ...
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Topamax 25,738 Tylenol 20,790 Imitrex 17,629
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Other name: Frovatriptan (Frovatriptan)
Other name: Topiramate (Topiramate)
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Frovatriptan (trade name Frova) is a triptan medication developed by Vernalis plc for the treatment of migraine headaches and for short term prevention of menstrual migraine. The product is licensed to Endo Pharmaceuticals in North America and Men...
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Topiramate (brand name Topamax) is an anticonvulsant (antiepilepsy) drug. It was originally produced by Ortho-McNeil Neurologics and Noramco, Inc., both divisions of the Johnson & Johnson Corporation. This medication was discovered in 1979 by Bruce...
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Frovatriptan (trade name Frova) is a triptan medication developed by Vernalis plc for the treatment of migraine headaches and for short term prevention of menstrual migraine. The product is licensed to Endo Pharmaceuticals in North America and Men...
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Topiramate (brand name Topamax) is an anticonvulsant (antiepilepsy) drug. It was originally produced by Ortho-McNeil Neurologics and Noramco, Inc., both divisions of the Johnson & Johnson Corporation. This medication was discovered in 1979 by Bruce...
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that is also good. I also use frova, that works good...
" Diane, how are you doing with the topomax? I was on it for a year, it worked well, but I had ...effects. I got switched to Nortriptyline, and that made ...is also good. I also use frova, that... "

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drug I tried was frova and it works great for knocking...
" ...worse (hence the topamax) at times. Exedrine ...of it. The other drug I tried was frova and it works great for knocking migraines out. The dose of topamax I take now is working great for pr... "

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I already take Topamax as preventative for my migraines...
" ...already take Topamax as preventative for my migraines I still get them every now and then and when I do they are bad. This Frova is great I only... "

glaucoma and TOPAMAX can and has caused permanent BLINDNESS...
" ...understood the relief Topamax can ...you. Topamax can cause severe vision problems. My daughter recently was dx with acute glaucoma and TOPAMAX can and has caused permanent BLINDNESS!!! Good... "

with the Topamax as needed and well I've needed it alot...
" ...Topamax for about 3 yrs. now. Really not sure how much it's helped the migraines. Maybe some what. Started on a low dosage lost some weight, ...Frova along with the Topamax as needed and well... "

Hi, My daughter used Frova which is a long acting migraine...
" ...daughter used Frova which is ...simular to Topomax. She feels it helps sho... "

I have had a good experience with Frova until this last med...
" ...have had a good experience with Frova until this last med change (was on Topamax Dr. changed because it ...long story...) I would think Frova would work for you ...like Imitrex. And Frova can... "

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and have found FROVA to work the best because of its time...
" ...of a drug called FROVA. Although related to Imitrex ...the years, and have found FROVA to work the best because of its ...of extremities) and Topomax actually made me schizophrenic--scariest... "

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why your dr. gave you Frova? Usually the triptans, like...
" ...there. I take vitamin B2 (200 mg 2x ...I am also taking Topamax too.. so far I'm up to 75 mg a day. Has the Topamax been helping you? I still ...why your dr. gave you Frova? Usually the tript... "

migraines. Have you tried Frova when you get the first...
" ...you tried Frova when you ...narcotics (Dilaudid suppositories) only when I get the vision loss so ...Diet Coke. Have you ever been on Topamax? I'm on 200mgs nightly and it's helping somew... "

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