Review: how effective is Topamax for Bulimia nervosa?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 12, 2014)
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 based on 3 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Topamax
Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,399 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. Common side effects of Topamax include headache, nausea, nausea aggravated, convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis.
Bulimia nervosa (latest reports from 1,915 patients) is typically treated by Prozac, Fluoxetine Hydrochloride.
On Mar, 12, 2014: 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.
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