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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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Frova vs Topamax

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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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at is also good. I also use frova, that works good to...
" Diane, how are you doing with the topomax? I was on it for a year, it worked well, but I had ...side effects. I got switched to Nortriptyline, and that made me ...that is also good. I also use frova, that... "

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drug I tried was frova and it works great for knocking...
" ...make them worse (hence the topamax) at times. Exedrine migraine works ...really out of it. The other drug I tried was frova and it works great for knocking migraines out. The dose of topamax I take... "

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I already take Topamax as preventative for my migraines...
" Even though I 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... "

glaucoma and TOPAMAX can and has caused permanent BLINDNESS...
" Hi all I understood the relief Topamax can give for severe ...going to cost you. Topamax can cause severe vision problems. My daughter recently was dx with acute glaucoma and TOPAMAX can and has caused... "

with the Topamax as needed and well I've needed it alot...
" I have been on 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, then gained. Upped the ...two together before.... "

Hi,My daughter used Frova which is a long acting migraine re...
" Hi, My daughter used Frova which is a long ...migraine remedy simular to Topomax.... "

I have had a good experience with Frova until this last med...
" I have had a good experience with Frova until this last med change (was on Topamax Dr. changed because it we ...helping long story...) I would think Frova would work for you considering ...then something... "

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and have found FROVA to work the best because of its time...
" ...samples of a drug called FROVA. Although related to Imitrex etc., ...over the years, and have found FROVA to work the best because of its time ...(numbness/tingling of extremities) and Topomax actually made... "

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

migraines. Have you tried Frova when you get the first...
" ...with migraines. Have you tried Frova when you get the first ...I use the narcotics (Dilaudid suppositories) only when I get the vision loss so I know a ...drink a Diet Coke. Have you ever been on... "

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