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... LONG way to go but I'm getting there. My neuro put me on Magnesium Oxide 400mg to help me with side effects of this med, anyways, I notice if I miss a dose of Topamax I get terrible headaches. ... (3 replies)
... 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)
... i Im new here. I'm from Ireland. I have been on Tegretol 400mg 3x daily for as long as I remember and am still getting absence seizures. So, the doctor put me on Topamax 25mg 2x daily working up to 100mg 2x daily. I hear alot abou the side effects of Topamax and am kind of worried. So I am wondering if any one has opinions on it? ... (24 replies)

... When I got diagnosed with simple partials, I switched from topamax to keppra. I have had much fewer side effects with the keppra than with topamax, so I would recommend that one. ... (7 replies)
... and I've tried lots of combinations of drugs. I've been on lamictal and topamax for a year now and although my fits aren't controlled yet and I still have side effects I've got to say it's probably the best combination I've been on so far. ... (24 replies)
... processed foods I have made it possible to narrow the window for topamax. The only thing topamax can react with is itself. To gain weight I eat whipped cream on warm gingerbread made from scratch! ... (24 replies)
... Are you going to stay on topamax with the lamictal or wean off the topamax? ... (24 replies)
... has determined that Topamax has not caused any damage outside of two excruciating kidney stones. ... (24 replies)
... doesn't care for it. We were looking at adjunct therapies for Katie and I questioned Topamax. She said the side affects of Topamax didn't sit well with her and we settled on Lamictal. Katie also takes Keppra and has had rather good results with it where others here have and have not. ... (24 replies)
... louder, if all that wasn't enough i would also get what seemed to be 100's of voices in my head all talking at once, it was so confusing, i would not go back on topamax if someone payed me! haha. ... (24 replies)
... of them even started taking me off the meds and i ended up in the hospital coz i had 4 seizures right after eachother.. so i dont think i wanna look for too many opinions i'll stick with the doctor who knows exactly whats wrong with me. is there anything that i can take or do to help with the weight loss? ... (2 replies)
Topamax dosage
Aug 14, 2004
... I want to stay at the 25mg as long as I can for sure. Especially since I am paying for the topamax out of pocket and not with insurance. ... (17 replies)
... I have to stay on Topamax in conjunction with lamictal because lamictal isn't a frontline drug. Meaning, lamictal hasn't been approved to treat seizures by itself. ... (24 replies)
... Hi GardenerÖ Thank ALL THOSE UP HIGH :angel: that Iím not going crazy. I donít like automatically blaming things on the pills. I know drugs work differently for different people, but Lamictal on the whole controls my grand mals pretty well, I only get them when Iím ill or really stressed. I think itís a fantastic idea to introduce it in between terms, itíll maybe make... (24 replies)
... about med companies pushing meds for the wrong purposes even though they know they don't work for those things and some Doctor's going along with it for perks. Topamax helps with Migraines but I'd never heard of it helping with that. I could be wrong, I'm fairly new to all of this. ... (24 replies)
... Teg and Topa have a slight interaction. Exactly how the levels are effected I am unsure of, but it IS printed in the Notes for Topamax for minor known interactions. Your Dr would do "Teg Free Levels" to obtain a more accurate reading of the Teg if you were on both at the same time. ... (7 replies)
... I have been on Keppra for 2 years now,and as I have read on some of the older post people call it KeppRage.I can see why,I never realized it before,but my family has said that they did notice a difference in me since I have been on it,I have seen it too.Very short tempered.So,my doctor is now weaning me off of it,thank God.Never realized what was causing the difference in... (7 replies)
... i've only been on the topamax and i didnt get very far with it b/c i started having more seizures. as for the side effects, the ones i noticed the most were the lack of appetite and the tingling in the hands and feet. i would not want to eat for days and have to force myself to eat anything, which is very unusual for me. those were the only things that i noticed. but again i... (7 replies)
... Saw the doc today, and she's looking at adding one of those (can't afford the neuro, so she's doing the best she can, and researching, but so am I- which she knows I'll do anyway!!).... Current meds: Tegretol- 400 mg twice daily Neurontin 600 mg twice daily (also used for autonomic disorder, so not to be dumped) Klonopin 4 mg at bedtime (others- for other disorders:... (7 replies)
... Hi, I'm New On This Board, Have Only Posted A Few Times. I Was Just Put On Topamax 100mg Twice A Day, I Was Not Put On It To Control Seizures Though, I Was Put On It For Severe Nerve Pain In My Neck And Arm, I Am Hoping So Much I Can Finally Get Some Relief, I Have Been In So Much Pain And Have Been So Depressed The Past Few Years Due To An Accident That I Have Gained Over 70... (24 replies)




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