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Jun 4, 2013
... pain pills to help with migraine pain once I get migraines. Well the Topamax I was instructed to take before bedtime, not sure why. ... (4 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)
Ending Topamax
Nov 24, 2007
... These docotor's form there own opinion based on the EEGs so I feel that I could keep going to doctors to have them read and possibly still feel that I am being misdiagnosed. ... (11 replies)

Topamax Problems
Mar 15, 2009
... hi melissa they are side effects of topamax, i am on topamax, but my neurologist has told me that they subside after a few weeks after an increase, so if they havn't subsided i would change neurologists'. or at least get a second opinion. mum of 2 (26 replies)
... s. My migraines aren't the problem, so I agreed to go back on dilantin. I forgot dilantin isn't good for the bones, so now I'm in search of the experienced folks opinion on topamax. ... (4 replies)
... ht GAIN with Topamax, but I guess side effects differ from person to person. Ten pounds is an incredible amount to gain in one week! Sounds to me like a second opinion with another doctor to review that abnormal EEG is definitely in order. ... (3 replies)
Topamax Problems
Dec 22, 2008
... get a second opinion from a doctor who LISTENS! ... (26 replies)
Ending Topamax
Nov 24, 2007
... First off all: it's indeed very important that you have trust in your doctor. So I'll go with you on that one. But on the other hand trusting your doctor doesn't mean that you still have a responsibility for your own health. Doctor's can be wrong and in questionable diagnosis for epi, as in your case, there's bound to be some difference in opinion between doctors; with you... (11 replies)
Ending Topamax
Nov 19, 2007
... Hi Jane, This is the first time I have ever heard of a doctor taking someone off meds. because they had one normal EEG. I cannot say it any better than neuro. did. I can tell you that over the 40 years I have had E. I have had a few normal EEG test also,but,never did my doctor even think to lower my meds. more less take me off of it.I know you would love the thought... (11 replies)
Ending Topamax
Nov 19, 2007
... It was my neurologist. The second one that has said that It is unlikely that I am having seizures. So I am going to think positive and try not to second guess her decision. The reason why I got the EEG last summer was because I felt foggy like and I just couldn;t shake it. When I had the EEG it came back abnormal and they were going to treat it for precuationary... (11 replies)
... that isn't much help, but I would say that every med has different effects and also effect each person differently. Please don't feel bad about getting a second opinion if you feel it's necessary. Good luck to you. ... (17 replies)
... My husband is currently on Keppra...he's doing really well on it. He has experienced no side effects to our amazement! The Dilantin he was on was HORRIBLE!!! His poor gums were a mess and he was loopy as all get out! Keppra has been a god send for our family, as my husband is a very active and vibrant father and husband. He is also able to drive and work as he's been... (17 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 don't reccomend this drug to anyone! In my opinion it shouldn't even be on the market. I lost a lot of weigh on it. went form 140 to 104lbs. ... (10 replies)
... d to go up on Topamax. I do NOT want Depakote. Neuro. has suggested this as med. number 4 to try. Don't wanna. Next step, he said, is to consider, maybe, another opinion at DUKE. One of the options they may or may not offer, he says, is surgery. Yeah, sure. Aint gonna happen to this chicky who was just dx in Nov. ... (1 replies)
... I have a 4yr old son that takes 500 mg of Depakote a day and 45 mg of Topamax but he is coming off the topamax. He was put on Depakote recently because he was having more gran mal seizures. ... (10 replies)
... on't remember how I got where I was going. Feel so irritable all the time, angry, hostile, nervous, don't eat, don't sleep. Scared to try any other drugs after TOpamax left me so zoned out. ... (3 replies)
Changing meds
Jan 27, 2008
... However, he wouldn't prescribe the Topamax since I technically wasn't his patient. He told me to call my dr. ... (1 replies)
... My new doctor, in her opinion, is not sure I am having seizures. She has left it up to me to take a medication for precautionary measures. I am about to start an anti-depressant for anxiety and for a sleep disorder. I'm sort of up in the air here if I should take another pill. Some anti-depressants have a side effect of causing seizures. This is sort of tough. I had... (1 replies)
... weeks to adjust to a med. IF she is going down on Depakote and up on Topamax it can take tht long to see how she will do. ... (7 replies)

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