eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized

FDA and Social Media, Personalized


Advanced tools       Explore eHealthMe

Home > Bulimia nervosa > Topamax > Topamax for Bulimia nervosa

How effective is Topamax for Bulimia nervosa (Bulimia)?

Overall ratings: 3.0/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Topamax (topiramate) is for Bulimia nervosa. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 3 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

Get connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Topamax for Bulimia nervosa >>>

What is Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,533 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

Bulimia nervosa

Bulimia nervosa (eating disorder characterized by recurrent binge eating, followed by compensatory behaviours) (latest reports from 1,972 patients) can be treated by Prozac, Fluoxetine Hydrochloride.

On Oct, 22, 2014: 3 people are studied for taking Topamax in Bulimia nervosa




Topamax effectiveness for Bulimia nervosa


Long term Topamax effectiveness for Bulimia nervosa

Topamax effectiveness for Bulimia nervosa (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall01110
Long term
(1+ years)
00010

Gender of people who take Topamax for Bulimia nervosa * :

FemaleMale
Bulimia nervosa66.67%33.33%

Age of people who take Topamax for Bulimia nervosa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bulimia nervosa0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Who find Topamax more effective for Bulimia nervosa?

Gender of people who find Topamax more effective * :

FemaleMale
Bulimia nervosa0.00%100.00%

Age of people who find Topamax more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Bulimia nervosa0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Find out which drug is more effective in real world to treat:

Latest outcomes in real world:

Trend of topamax reports

What do you think? Post a comment.

Want to personalize this study to your gender and age? Start now.

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • effectiveness of effexor and topamax for depression, obsessive compulsive disorder and bulimia

    Reply

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • Does topamax effect sexual desire and cause weight gain
    I have taken topamax for 10 years and have been gaining weight steadily every year. My doctor says the medication is not the reason because Topamax causes people to loose weight. I have also voiced my concerns to him that since I started taking this medication I have no desire for sex. He says th ...

  • Omeprazole or pantoprazole?
    I take an oral contraceptive, Diane-35 ED, which is not in the list of drugs to choose from on this site. Recently, the medication I was taking for my stomach ulcer (Omeprazole) became unavailable in my country of residence and was replaced by Patoprazole. I started taking it yesterday morning a ...

  • Has anyone been prescribed methotrexate for granuloma annulare?
    I have had GA for 2 years now, however it has gotten progressively worse the past 6 months. It has now spread over 80% of my body. I am seeing an Endocrinologist next week as I believe my thyroid may play a big role in this. My Regular Dr. suggested I speak to Endocrinologist about a drug called Met ...

More questions for: Topamax, Bulimia nervosa

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Seizure disorder med problems
    Velafaxine 150 mg. 1 per day. In process of switching from Topiramate 50 mg. 1 pill in morning & one at night (going off of this because of kidney stones) Was on this medication approximately 10 years. Lamotrigine 2 25mg pills in morning and 2 - 25 mg. pills at night. On the 3rd day of ...

  • Psychosis, weight loss and topamax
    I had a brain hemorrhage in my occipital lobe. It left me with with a partial seizure disorder. The seizures would interrupt my ability to see. I was trying different anti-seizure medication and they all made me more tired and more depressed. My neurologist decided to try topamax. On topamax I ...

  • Eczema and birth control-microgestin
    I started getting eczema over the last year and recently decided it may be from the birth control as well, which I started taking @ 2 months before I got the eczema and skin started breaking out...weight gain, etc. I am on singulair, westcort cream, moisture/kenalog, exederm cream, cerevue wash, cet ...

More reviews for: Topamax, Bulimia nervosa

Related drug studies for: Topamax, Bulimia nervosa,

Recent Bulimia Nervosa related drug comparison:

More related comparison studies for: Topamax, Bulimia nervosa

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Cephalexin and Xarelto

- Tarceva and Blood Bilirubin Increased

- Ubiquinol and High Blood Pressure

- Lightheadedness - Dizzy and Norvasc

- Celexa and Enuresis

 

Recent user comments

- "I just wanted to know if ABX therapy with these drugs ... " (24 minutes ago)

- "I just started taking Atorvastatin 2 months ago and h ... " (37 minutes ago)

- "Went for a blood test on Aug. 2013 and the platlet co ... " (3 hours ago)

 

Recent searches

- Diclofenac Sodium
- Gouty Tophus
- Faecal Volume Decreased
- Pain Relief
- Flagyl

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.