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Other names: Topiramate
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Topiramate (brand name Topamax) is an anticonvulsant (antiepilepsy) drug. It was originally produced by Ortho-McNeil Neurologics...
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Topamax and Water Retention

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400mg. of TOPAMAX. I have NO side effects from it and in...
" ...the side effects, i.e. feeling loopy, water retention, gaining weight. So I ...I'm on 400mg. of TOPAMAX. I have NO side effects from it and in fact I LOST 10 lbs. There is no water retention, no... "

retention when trying to stop topamax? I am trying to...
" Has anyone noticed significant water retention when trying to stop topamax? I am trying to wean myself off of the medication so my husband and I can start a family, but each time I try I, swell up... "

of Topamax. I'm on 400mg per day and it works GREAT. it...
" ...a MUCH higher dose of Topamax. I'm on 400mg per day and it works GREAT. it takes away ...burning/stinging ~ and I've had sciatica for 25 years. I ...than Neurontin! That makes you retain water -... "

pamax. So ask him about it. It really works pretty good...
" Cherry, why don't you ask if you can try Topamax instead of Neurontin? For me, it works ...awhile. Also with Topamax, I have NO water retention either. With Neurontin, I ...to lose weight on... "

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What can be done to rid myself of this water retention. If...
" ...anything, I also gained at least 30 pounds on topomax. What can be done to rid myself of this water retention. If you have any suggestions please let me know.... "

I have NO side effects from Topamax, but of course that's...
" ...hated Neurontin. It made me retain water, made me loopy, and made ...my ankles swell. My doc switched me to TOPAMAX and low and behold, I didn't retain water, I lost weight, ALL ...damage too. I have NO... "

ctor. Today...he started me on Topamax. We'll start a new...
" ...effects were awful I had terrible water retention and the spacey foggy side ...patient enough with that...but the water retention was too extreme even for my doctor. Today...he started me on... "

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feel my landing. Btw, Topomax does wonders for me, an...
" ...day to help me to retain water. I tend faint when I ...when I faint I get this really bad pain in my head and ...that I don't feel my landing. Btw, Topomax does wonders for me, and is... "

me on that instead. i now take 400mg of that and it works...
" ...effects like weight gain and water retention, plus i felt loopy. i ...asked my doc about topamax, and he put me on that instead. i now take 400mg of that and it works like magic. not only that but i... "

found that Topamax works MUCH better than Neurontin (G...
" ...the spine, it sucks! Why not ask your doc to let you try Topamax? It's like Neurontin, but it ...least not nearly as much! I found that Topamax works MUCH better than Neurontin... "

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