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How effective is Topamax for Fibromyalgia?

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 created by eHealthMe based on 13 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,547 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) (latest reports from 92,292 patients) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Tramadol Hydrochloride.

On Oct, 31, 2014: 13 people are studied for taking Topamax in Fibromyalgia




Topamax effectiveness for Fibromyalgia


Long term Topamax effectiveness for Fibromyalgia

Topamax effectiveness for Fibromyalgia (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall13513
Long term
(1+ years)
02303

Gender of people who take Topamax for Fibromyalgia * :

FemaleMale
Fibromyalgia100.00%0.00%

Age of people who take Topamax for Fibromyalgia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fibromyalgia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%30.77%61.54%7.69%0.00%

Who find Topamax more effective for Fibromyalgia?

Gender of people who find Topamax more effective * :

FemaleMale
Fibromyalgia100.00%0.00%

Age of people who find Topamax more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fibromyalgia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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