How effective is Topamax for Bulimia nervosa (Bulimia)?
Summary: 3 Topamax users have rated its effectiveness for Bulimia nervosa.
Overall ratings: 3.0/5
This is a review of how effective Topamax (topiramate) is for Bulimia nervosa and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Topamax for Bulimia nervosa >>>
What is Topamax
Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from 24,610 Topamax users)
Bulimia nervosa (eating disorder characterized by recurrent binge eating, followed by compensatory behaviours) can be treated by Prozac, Fluoxetine Hydrochloride. (latest reports from 567 Bulimia Nervosa patients)
On Mar, 1, 2015: 3 people are studied for taking Topamax in Bulimia nervosa
Topamax effectiveness for Bulimia nervosa (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Topamax for Bulimia nervosa * :
|Bulimia nervosa||66.67%||33.33% |
Age of people who take Topamax for Bulimia nervosa * :
|Bulimia nervosa||0.00%||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 * :
|Bulimia nervosa||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who find Topamax more effective * :
|Bulimia nervosa||0.00%||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:
What do you think? Post a comment.
Want to personalize this study to your gender and age? Start now.
Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
More questions for: Topamax, Bulimia nervosa
You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):
- Toperimate has ruined my life!
On Dec 2, 2015 I started taking Toperimate for severe back pain. Within 48 -36 hours I became very sick - throwing up, nausea, blood in my feces, putrid taste in mouth, blurry eyes, difficulty sleeping, confusion and severe fatigue. I felt like I was poisoning myself! After 7 days I felt no improve ...
- Urea urine increased while taking topamax
I was on Topamax to lose weight. It worked for me, I lost weight but my blood urea increased. I have to stop taking it.
- Massive aggression within first 4 days at 50mg (1 response)
am only taking 50mg and have only been taking it for 4 days(this is the evening of the 4th day)as a preventative for migraine headaches that I have suffered from from 16 years. I have had pins and needles in my hands and feet as well as spontaneous crying fits since day 2 and Major aggression since ...
- Seizure disorder med problems (1 response)
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 nig ...
- Psychosis, weight loss and topamax (1 response)
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 ...
More reviews for: Topamax, Bulimia nervosa
Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 years ago):
effectiveness of effexor and topamax for depression, obsessive compulsive disorder and bulimia
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.