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.

henningrl's Topiramate History (Ongoing)
400 mg Daily May 05, 2008 - Last Update

henningrl's Topiramate is for…

  • Epilepsy

henningrl's side effects of Topiramate…

  • Weight loss Aug 1, 2008

Evaluations


May 6, 2010

Dosage
400 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Weight loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
Talk to your doctor about the weight loss affect, appetite loss. It can be a problem. Especially if you are small to begin with.
Cost
< $25 monthly