How effective is Topamax for Fibromyalgia?
Summary: 13 Topamax users have rated its effectiveness for Fibromyalgia.
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
This is a review of how effective Topamax (topiramate) is for Fibromyalgia and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Topamax
Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from 24,636 Topamax users)
Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Flexeril, Tramadol Hydrochloride. (latest reports from 27,040 Fibromyalgia patients)
On Apr, 18, 2015: 13 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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- I have cfs and am currently prescribed 60mg vyvnase once daily. it often lasts onlyn hour or two, suggestiuons? (1 answer)
I am 48 years old and was dx with CFS and FM approx. 24 years ago. In past 2 years I have been prescribed adderall, which dramatically increased my energy but also my physical pain. I am now prescribed vyvanse 60 mg once per day, and tho I experience no increase in mjuscle pain etc. the effect see ...
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Started Topamax to try to eliminate Depakote and/or Lithium but not much help at 50 mg twice daily. I'm not sure if I want to up the Topamax given the side effects I'm having. The increased tremors bother me the most, the altered taste the least. The back discomfort comes and goes so it may reced ...
- I have crohn's disease, avn, had 5 hip replacements. does entocort. affect my avn?
I've been on Imuran for my Crohns Disease for over 20.years, I have AVN in both hips (5 hip replacements) I had the Depuy Metal on Metal Pinnacle Cup components. Got Melatosis and had revisions done on both hips, replaced with ceramic femoral heads and plastic lining in the cup. My left hip disloca ...
- I have a compression fracture t7/t8 and experience palpitations. several tests done by cardiologists did not reveal heart problem. can these palpitations be related to my back issues? help!
I am frustrated because these palpitations have a tendency to stop me in my tracks. Life sort of stops for a bit. I love to swim and be active but palpitations make all of that somewhat difficult.
- Why is restoril showing poaitive in my urin when i never took this drug (2 answers)
I have been ill for 15 years, taking Methadone all the while along with Soma and Hydrocodone for break thru pain. I now include Lyrica daily.I have had 2 back surgeries, one detailing rod and cage around L4 L5 in 2007. Most recent Nov 2013 at the Laser Spine Institute for spine decompression in that ...
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I would like to know if there are any adverse effects of taking these drugs together, as I am going to the gym & working with a personal trainer. I have an excess amount of body fat and would like to try to get rid of some of it with the help of this supplement if it is safe.
Wondering on Sep, 7, 2012:
I am a 27 year old female and I have been taking adderall for many years. It's my understanding that this could have future effects on you but I was concerned about mixing it with the raspberry ketones. My weight loss program says its absolutely ok to mix them but I'm reading online how it has caffeine which is not a good mixture with adderall for me. My raspberry ketones are doctor prescribed so all I have is a prescription bottle without any ingredients listed. How is using these combined working for you? How do you feel? And have you found out any effects this could have on you?
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