1 patient evaluation for Topiramate taken for the purpose of 'fibromyalgia' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

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Nov 7, 2009 (Started Nov 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (hands tingling, feet tingling, word fishing)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Its a good medications with not many bad side effects. It is easily tolerated. One benefit I have noticed is it makes my skin tingle which I love. It also elevates my mood. It also controls my appetite, now that doesn't happen with everyone, but it does happen with me. What I mean when "controls appetite" I don't get hungry. I forget to eat!
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: feet tingling, hands tingling, word fishing

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