Topamax

109,335
Discussions
Share your experience
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...
Read on Wikipedia
3.5
5
Satisfaction score
?
Based on medical discussions around the web
Rate it yourself
Your rating:
Your rating has been added!
Topamax for Migraines
109,335 conversations around the web about Topamax to help you make a decision
We analyzed what people said about Topamax and compared it to other Migraines medications
Share your experience
3.5
Satisfaction score
?

Topamax & Water Retention

137 discussions around the web mention both
Topamax
Water Retention
content loaded dynamically
Filter
Filters:
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 136 discussions
400mg. of TOPAMAX. I have NO side effects from it and in...
" ...side effects, i.e. feeling loopy, water retention, gaining weight. So ...on 400mg. of TOPAMAX. I have NO side effects from it and in fact I LOST 10 lbs. There is no water retention, no feelin... "

retention when trying to stop topamax? I am trying to...
" ...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 terribly. Within a week of reducing the medication, my fingers, h... "

of Topamax. I'm on 400mg per day and it works GREAT. it...
" ...MUCH higher dose of Topamax. I'm on 400mg per day and it works GREAT. it takes ...~ and I've had sciatica for 25 years. ...Neurontin! That makes you retain water - Topamax does not. Jus... "

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

Post from
www.topix.com
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...
" ...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 ...I have NO side effects from Topamax, but of... "

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

Post from
www.myproana.com
feel my landing. Btw, Topomax does wonders for me,...
" ...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...
" ...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 have no side effects... "

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

Your Saved Posts ()

Back to Signup