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How effective is Topamax for Grand mal seizure (Generalized tonic-clonic seizure)?

Overall ratings: 3.8/5
Long term ratings: 4.1/5
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 Grand mal seizure. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 26 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Topamax

Topamax (latest outcomes from 24,565 users) has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine.

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Grand mal seizure

Grand mal seizure (a type of generalized seizure that affects the entire brain) (latest reports from 782 patients) can be treated by Keppra, Dilantin, Lamictal, Tegretol, Topamax, Depakote.

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On Nov, 23, 2014: 26 people are studied for taking Topamax in Grand mal seizure




Topamax effectiveness for Grand mal seizure


Long term Topamax effectiveness for Grand mal seizure

Topamax effectiveness for Grand mal seizure (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall04598
Long term
(1+ years)
01487

Gender of people who take Topamax for Grand mal seizure * :

FemaleMale
Grand mal seizure84.62%15.38%

Age of people who take Topamax for Grand mal seizure * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Grand mal seizure0.00%0.00%15.38%15.38%26.92%30.77%7.69%3.85%

Who find Topamax more effective for Grand mal seizure?

Gender of people who find Topamax more effective * :

FemaleMale
Grand mal seizure88.24%11.76%

Age of people who find Topamax more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Grand mal seizure0.00%0.00%11.76%11.76%23.53%35.29%11.76%5.88%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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