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How effective is Topamax for Essential tremor?

Summary: 4 Topamax users have rated its effectiveness for Essential tremor.

Overall ratings: 3.0/5
Long term ratings: 2.3/5

This is a review of how effective Topamax (topiramate) is for Essential tremor and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,570 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

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Essential tremor

Essential tremor can be treated by Primidone, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Xanax, Inderal, Mysoline, Inderal La. (view latest reports from 1,097 patients)

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On Nov, 28, 2014: 4 people are studied for taking Topamax in Essential tremor




Topamax effectiveness for Essential tremor


Long term Topamax effectiveness for Essential tremor

Topamax effectiveness for Essential tremor (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall02101
Long term
(1+ years)
02100

Gender of people who take Topamax for Essential tremor * :

FemaleMale
Essential tremor75.00%25.00%

Age of people who take Topamax for Essential tremor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Essential tremor0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%25.00%

Who find Topamax more effective for Essential tremor?

Gender of people who find Topamax more effective * :

FemaleMale
Essential tremor100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Topamax more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Essential tremor0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Can nuvigil (vs adderall) be used simultaneously to help wean off 60mg/day of adderall?
    (Asked by a 34 year old woman who has Muscle Tightness, Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Ptsd, Anxiety, Apprehension, Feeling Uptight, Jitters, Stress, Stress And Anxiety, Tension, Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Bulimia, Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness, ADHD, and takes Nuvigil, Prozac, Flexeril, Topamax, Xanax, Adderall 30)
    I have been on Adderall 30mg 2x daily for years!! I've had it lowered to 20mg, I've TRIED to go months without it (when not working) however I feel I've built up a tolerance level to the point that it's not as effective as it once was. My personal life has detoured WAY past anything an ADHD medicati ...
  • I am on propranolol 10mg 3tad i now have a stomach bug and have been prescribed vancomycin, is it safe to take both together
    (Asked by a 68 year old woman who has Essential Tremor, and takes Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Propranolol Hydrochloride)
    I have a very bad stomach bug, can this be caused by use propranolol, and is it safe and will the vancomycin work, while i am taken propranolol
  • Can mrsa cause chronic intestinal pseudo obstruction?
    (Asked by a 39 year old woman who has Adhesion, Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction, MRSA Infection, Upper GI And Small Bowel Series, and takes Atropine, Mebeverine Hydrochloride, Lactulose, Diclofenac Sodium And Misoprostol, Topiramate, Morphine, Vancomycin Hcl)
    I had a small bowel obstruction caused by adhesions from an appendectomy carried out 20yrs previously and had grumbling pain ever since but been labelled a malingerer by my family GP until one day at work when I started with terrible tummy ache and sickness like I'd never known, fetching up bile wit ...
  • Does topamax effect sexual desire and cause weight gain
    (Asked by a 45 year old woman who has Migraine With Aura, Seizure - Absence, and takes Topamax)
    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?
    (Asked by a 39 year old woman who has Hormone Level Nos Abnormal, Hypothyroidism, Tinnitus, Migraine With Aura, Blood Pressure Fluctuation, Insomnia, Ulcer - Stomach, and takes Lasix, Topamax, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Inderal, 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 ...

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    (Posted by a 51 year old man who has Blood Urea Increased, and takes 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.
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    (Posted by a 34 year old woman who has Crying Fits, Pins And Needles Feet, Pins And Needles Hands, Aggression, and takes Topamax)
    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 ...
  • Melatonin reduces essential tremor of the hand
    (Posted by a 64 year old woman who has Essential Tremor, and takes Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Atenolol, Melatonin)
    After taking Melatonin 1mg as a sleep aid for several nights, I noticed that my essential tremor of the hand was showing improvement. Within a week the tremor was almost unnoticeable, and I could print and write neatly, even when slightly stressed at work. I haven't seen this response reported any ...
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    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 ...

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