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

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" ...topomax for weight loss and I lost ...off it because it was contraindicated with depakote so I switched to... "

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

" ...was on Topamax for my migraines. Worked GREAT, except it gave me kidney stones. Ouch! It was the best med to ...Zonegran also has the weight loss side effect, wit... "

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" ...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 loss on the... "

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" ...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 stopping... "

" ...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 Lamictal). Except... "

" ...know, the way Topiramate (Topamax) works and the way Zonisamide (Zoengran) works are almost ...when you take Zonisamide. I have heard ...feeling dopey! You'll get the weightloss with Zonisa... "

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

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" ...came off Depakote myself two years ago - to Topamax. It took ...effect was major weight loss that I had put on from nearly twenty years of Depakote therapy. Hope you ...I am now on Zonegran... "

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" ...took Topomax years ago for migraines, and I did have weight loss, so I'm hoping the Qsymia works. I also had weight loss on Zonegran. It was nice to ...carbs when I get a migraine (and I conve... "

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