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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, Zonegran and Weight Loss

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topomax for weight loss and I lost 80 lbs. I was nauseous...
" I took topomax for weight loss and I lost 80 lbs. ...off it because it was contraindicated with depakote so I... "

switched from Z to topamax.Zonegran caused substantial we...
" I was switched from Z to topamax. Zonegran caused substantial weight loss, more than Topamax does. I lost close to ...than normal due to the change in weight. YES Topamax and Z are... "

except it gave me kidney stones. Ouch! It was the best...
" ...back, I was on Topamax for my migraines. Worked GREAT, except it gave me kidney stones. Ouch! It was the best med to date for ...read that Zonegran also has the weight... "

re osteoporosis. Starting Topamax at too high dosage cause...
" ...everything else. Gabatril (sp?) and zonegran both turned me into walking/stumbling ...caused fairly severe osteoporosis. Starting Topamax at too high dosage caused extreme weight loss. (waves at... "

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take it for migraines. Zon has virtually no side effects...
" ...highly suggest Zonegran over Topamax, although I don't take it for migraines. Zon has virtually no side effects for me, whereas Topa's list of se's is huge. I am still maintaining my weight... "

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if anyone had tried zonegran after stopping topamax...
" ...went back on Valproic acid..among other things and I had heard good things about zonegran for migraines but as it is chemically simalar to topamax i was wondering if anyone had tried zonegran after... "

other med. I was just on Zonegran & Lam and I was slowly...
" ...the other med. I was just on Zonegran & Lam and I was slowly losing weight, I'm now on Lycra & Lam and slowly gaining weight. I don't remember if I gained or lost on the other meds (along with... "

opamax) works and the way Zonisamide (Zoengran) works ar...
" ...you know, the way Topiramate (Topamax) works and the way Zonisamide (Zoengran) works are almost identical. ...feel stupid when you take Zonisamide. I have heard people actually ...you feeling dopey! You'll... "

oss when he was on Topomax and Zonegran. He is eating m...
" Travis, Tripp had problems with weight loss when he was on Topomax and Zonegran. He is eating me out ...home now that he is off those! LOL Keppra seems to make him want to eat all the time. He... "

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off Depakote myself two years ago - to Topamax. It took...
" ...out. I came off Depakote myself two years ago - to Topamax. It took almost eight ...side effect was major weight loss that I had put on from nearly twenty years of Depakote therapy. Hope you saw... "

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