Topiramate

About Topiramate (Prescription Drug)

Topiramate is an anti-convulsant and is used with other medications to treat certain types of seizures in patients with epilepsy or Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. It is also used to prevent migraine or cluster headaches.

Learn more about Topiramate in our Topiramate Community Report.

cupatea's Topiramate History (Ongoing)
200 mg Daily Dec 06, 2008 - Last Update

cupatea's Topiramate is for…

  • heightened sense of smell (hyperosmia)
  • migraine headaches

cupatea's side effects of Topiramate…

  • dry mouth Dec 18, 2008

Evaluations


Dec 18, 2008

Dosage
200 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for heightened sense of smell (hyperosmia))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips
Don't go off of it cold turkey. It does help with the migraines. Talk with your Doc about dose.