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... So you say you are on Topamax and Lamictal currently, my neuro wants to add Lamictal to my list. I currently am trying to get down to 400mg of Topamax per day in conjunction with Vagal Nerve Stimulation. ... (24 replies)
... My daughter has been on topamax for 4 weeks now. There are lots of side effects.. ... (83 replies)
... I posted about this several days ago and didn't get any responses here after about 30 hours, so I guess none were coming. I was pretty desperate for some sleep also, so I totally sympathize with what you're going through. I too, didn't want to resort to sleep meds. I was also afraid of going into a seizure from lack of sleep. I was averaging only 3 hours a night, when I... (6 replies)

... on topamax and found that it caused insomnia? ... (83 replies)
... Topamax gave me insane insomnia where I was up for days on end sometimes. Try melatonin. Both that and Lorazapam have helped me with my insomnia. ... (6 replies)
... deprived, but I still love the Topamax and will undoubtedly remain on it. ... (6 replies)
Topamax Questions
Dec 10, 2004
... Hi, I was on Topamax for about six months. I didn't notice any insomnia, but the weight loss became a big issue because I got under 100 pounds. ... (83 replies)
... D Hooray! The only time I've experienced insomnia is when I took Epilem with Lamictal. It stopped when I came off Epilem. ... (24 replies)
... Well, i am not on Topamax but different medication. I try to talk myself to get some sleep yet my two hours' sleep aren't enough and resent from it. ... (6 replies)
... I can't comment on it for migrain treatment; but I will take tylenol when needed and not have problems... but I also don't suffer from chronic headaches. Unsure if Naproxin would be an alternative that could be used. You would have to check with Dr/Epi/Neuro on that. I wish I could help on any alternatives, naturalpathic or homeopathic remedies... but you'd need to know... (83 replies)
Topamax Questions
Dec 12, 2004
... Thats interesting that it causes insomnia for you. The neuro told us that it causes tiredness so my daughter takes it at night. Shes fatigued all the time from what ever is causing the migraines. ... (83 replies)
Topamax dosage
Aug 16, 2004
... Hi again! I'm gonna let you know all my side effects right off, so I get the bad stuff out of the way!! The T headache has been the worst battle!! (but my magnesuim fights that) Tongue numbness, finger numbness, lip numbness, eye pain, toe tingling (drives me crazy at times) , hand coldness, feet coldness, chills, diahria, loss of concentration, forgetting words, weight loss... (17 replies)
... I was told that Zonegran and Topamax are extremely similiar meds. I am on Topamax and considering switching over to Z. Yes, weight loss and insomnia are quite common for both of these drugs. I believe Travis on the board here was on Zonegran and lost alot of weight on Z, and switched to Topamax. ... (5 replies)
... I feel your pain. I have been on Topamax for two years and am currently weaning. I was looking for the right med after my terrible experience on Topamax. ... (6 replies)
... not just the brain that all of us go through some adjusting. I am glad to say that actually tomorrow I willbe taking my last Topamax pill and will be completely weened off and solely relying on Lamictal so cross your fingers for me. Hopefully 200mg's is all I will need. ... (10 replies)
Topamax
Aug 19, 2003
... well, Today Is my 8th day on Topamax!! Everything seems to be doing fine, yet I do notice the Speach problems, and the typing as well as the spelling, I also drink ALOT of Diet coke I dont taste any different then when I didnt take topamax! but this Pill has finally managed my 9 years of having insomnia, and finally has controlled my moods and emotions where I feel I am normal... (8 replies)
... e titration seizures when going up, about 2 weeks after each dose increase, but they always settle down after he adjusts. Zonegran is on our list to try again if Topamax does not work out for him.... ... (3 replies)
... I have been on Lamictal for nearly 2 years I am also on topamax both for epilepsy. ... (5 replies)
... I have been on 400 mg of Lamictal for a couple of years now. So far, aside from insomnia and some hair loss, I've been okay. Unfortunately, a lot has happened and I no longer can afford the lamictal. ... (5 replies)
... Yeah, switching meds is scary, especially if you've been on a particular drug for a long time. I was diagnosed 2 1/2 yrs ago and I just started my sixth add-on med because the side-effects of Dialntin, Lamictal, Topamax, Carbatrol and Keppra were too much. I'm still on Keppra, 3,000 mgs but I have to be on an add-on so we're trying Lyrica. My doc says that if the... (6 replies)


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