118 patient evaluations for Topiramate

Jan 1, 2007 (Started May 31, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    Severe (seizures, lack of motivation, loss of weight, metallic taste in mouth, weight loss, decreased appetite)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: NEVER take
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 15, 2004 (Started Jul 01, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for nerve pain (neuralgia))
  • Side effects
    Severe (head tingling, nausea, mood swings, headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Be very careful with this medication and take as directed. Make sure to follow directions if you need to stop this medication due to serious side effects and withdrawls including seizures.
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: head tingling, nausea, mood swings, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 1, 2002 (Started Apr 01, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Severe (acidosis)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Side effects: acidosis

  • 0 helpful marks
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