9 patient evaluations for Topiramate taken for the purpose of 'Epilepsy' with a side effects rating of None

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carlo
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carlo
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 72y
  • Duration: 41 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
0 seizures
78 weeks ago
I am: n
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jan 4, 2015 (Started Oct 10, 1988)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: this has been a "miracle drug" for me no seizures.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 28, 2013 (Started Oct 10, 1988)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: take as directed. no seizures.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 13, 2010 (Started Oct 10, 1988)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: none
Cost: < $25 monthly

Mar 11, 2010 (Started Oct 10, 1988)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: no seizures for the past 11 months.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 19, 2009 (Started Oct 10, 1988)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: it really worked for me. reduced my seizures to a few per yr.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
shell052169
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shell052169
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 47y
  • Duration: 35 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
Surgery type: Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
0 seizures
54 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jun 17, 2012 (Started Mar 07, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 25, 2010 (Started Mar 07, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
sherriemorgan
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sherriemorgan
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 33y
  • Duration: 4 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Mild
  • Physical: Mild
5 seizures
50 weeks ago
I am: n
I have:
Epilepsy

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May 25, 2012 (Started Mar 12, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
pray4me_sixx
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pray4me_sixx
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 31y
  • Duration: 17 yrs
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
0 seizures
238 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jan 5, 2012 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Mrpag13
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Mrpag13
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 28y
  • Duration: 19 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: None
0 seizures
246 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jan 13, 2011 (Started Dec 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Side effects: Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Sleepiness, Weight loss, Erectile dysfunction, Erectile dysfunction

Dec 20, 2010 (Started Dec 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Erectile dysfunction, Sleepiness, Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Weight loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Side effects: Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Sleepiness, Weight loss, Erectile dysfunction, Erectile dysfunction

Dec 13, 2010 (Started Dec 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Side effects: Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Sleepiness, Weight loss, Erectile dysfunction, Erectile dysfunction

Jun 10, 2010 (Started Dec 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Sleepiness, Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Weight loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Side effects: Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Sleepiness, Weight loss, Erectile dysfunction, Erectile dysfunction

Mar 22, 2010 (Started Dec 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    Mild (Sleepiness, Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Weight loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Side effects: Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Sleepiness, Weight loss, Erectile dysfunction, Erectile dysfunction

Mar 17, 2010 (Started Dec 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    Mild (Sleepiness, Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Weight loss)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Side effects: Hands tingling, Feet tingling, Sleepiness, Weight loss, Erectile dysfunction, Erectile dysfunction

  • 0 helpful marks
joan53
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joan53
Data Quality: 2 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 53y
  • Duration: 51 yrs
PRO survey: PRO 3
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
1 seizure
22 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jan 7, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Epilepsy)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Cluster headaches)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Side effects: Fingers Tingling

Mar 1, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Cluster headaches)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Topamax has been a very good for me. When I first went onit it was just to controll seizures, but then I started having cluster headaches it was increased . I do my very best not to miss a dose of medication. I also try to get to know the people at the pharmacy(they know me by name) it helps me when I hve any probs.
Side effects: Fingers Tingling

  • 0 helpful marks
pjoy17
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pjoy17
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 59y
  • Duration: 54 yrs
Quality of life:
  • Mental: None
  • Physical: None
6 seizures
319 weeks ago
I am: g
I have:
Epilepsy

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Jun 24, 2010 (Started Jan 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am sleeping so much better than I have ever slept in my life ! I workout better getting better muscle tone, am happier!
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
lmyers
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lmyers
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 48y
  • Duration: 44 yrs
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
3 seizures
316 weeks ago
I have:
Epilepsy

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Nov 19, 2009 (Started Jan 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: take as prescribed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Word fishing, Unintentional weight loss

  • 0 helpful marks
freckleface53
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freckleface53
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 62
Condition: 11 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: b

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Dec 22, 2008 (Started Apr 06, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Epilepsy)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If this medicine is going to help you, take it.

  • 0 helpful marks
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