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

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Dec 12, 2016 (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: I was Actually put on Topamax for my epilepsy. Controlling my headaches was the best side effect from a medication that I ever experienced. But I still find that getting a good nights sleep and trying my best to eat healthy helps a lot.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Fingers Tingling

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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