2 patient evaluations for Topiramate taken for the purpose of 'headaches' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Slight

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Apr 7, 2010 (Started Jul 19, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: naproxene works just as good and don't have horrible bitter taste
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: metallic taste in mouth

May 13, 2009 (Started Jul 19, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: metallic taste in mouth

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 16, 2009 (Started May 27, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Side effects
    Severe (bad taste in mouth, hands tingling, feet tingling, word fishing, brain fog, tremor in hands, mood swings, nausea, head tingling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Don't take this med if you can avoid it!!!
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: feet tingling, hands tingling, head tingling, nausea, mood swings, word fishing, tremor in hands, bad taste in mouth, brain fog, brain fog

  • 0 helpful marks
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