Review: how effective is Topamax for Fibromyalgia?
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 6, 2013)
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
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 Fibromyalgia. The study is based on 12 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Topamax
Topamax (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. Common side effects of Topamax include nausea, nausea aggravated, convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis, headache.
Fibromyalgia is typically treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Tramadol Hydrochloride, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride.
On Dec, 6, 2013: 12 people are studied for taking Topamax in Fibromyalgia
Topamax effectiveness for Fibromyalgia (number of people):
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Who find Topamax more effective for Fibromyalgia?
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By drm: Does topiramate cause erectile dysfunction?
(for a 52 year old man who has Erectile Dysfunction, and takes Topiramate)
I have difficulty achieving and / or maintaining an erection. I believe it's caused by the use of topamax. and Lyrics. Am I correct?
(Number of patients like drm: 1,313)
- By dflexon: Have you noticed extreme edema after taking both of these drugs?
(for a 46 year old woman who has Mood Disorder, and takes Topamax, Tegretol)
I have been taking Topamax for years for treatment of migraine headaches. Two months ago I was placed on Lithium and Latuda for Mood Disorder NOS. I had a host of bad reactions to both drugs and have since been removed. A week ago I started taking Tegretol. Since coming down off the Lithium and star ...
(Number of patients like dflexon: 1,414)
- By Vivacia: Does anyone else suffer sleep hyperhidrosis during rem sleep?
(for a 45 year old woman who has Fibromyalgia Syndrome, and takes Cymbalta)
I have terrible night sweats only during REM sleep. Never any other time, just during REM sleep. This is keeping me from getting any decent sleep at all.
(Number of patients like Vivacia: 2,430)
More questions for: Topamax, Fibromyalgia
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- By AlieCat: Topamax for weight loss, causing diarrhea
(for a 59 year old woman who has Overweight, Multiple Sclerosis, Tibia Fracture, and takes Topamax, Aubagio, Cymbalta, Celebrex, Fosamax)
I was taking Topamax for weight loss and it worked very well. After 2 months I started having diarrhea. I stopped Topamax and the diarrhea stopped. Is there any drug or supplement I can take Topamax that will stop the diarrhea?
(Number of patients like AlieCat: 4,589)
- By AJ47: Topomax & memory loss
(for a 47 year old woman who has Severe Memory Loss, and takes Topiramate)
I was on Topomax for approximately 12-13 years (for seizures) and have suffered severe memory loss as a result. I'd like to share some examples of my memory loss in case it can help someone else. Before I went off the drug, I had to listen to other peoples conversations to know who I was talking to. ...
(Number of patients like AJ47: 889)
- By LilahnIsaiahsmom2425: Former mirena user/ epileptic / never again
(for a 26 year old woman who has Epilepsy, and takes Topamax)
I had my Mirena IUD inserted in March of 2006. I had my first seizure in 2008. I was then diagnosed with epilepsy. I had the IUD removed in 2008. I delivered my second child in 2008 I had preterm labor with my son my cervix started dilating at 25 weeks. I was on bed rest for the remainder 14 weeks. ...
(Number of patients like LilahnIsaiahsmom2425: 1,527)
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