Confusion is found among people who take Topamax, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Klonopin, and have Migraine . We study 26,153 people who have side effects while taking Topamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 273 have Confusion. Find out below who they are, when they have Confusion and more.
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Topamax has active ingredients of topiramate. It is often used in migraine. (latest outcomes from Topamax 27,293 users)
Confusion has been reported by people with nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, pain, abasia, itching, musculoskeletal stiffness (latest reports from 37,846 Confusion patients).
On Aug, 21, 2016
26,153 people reported to have side effects when taking Topamax.
Among them, 273 people (1.04%) have Confusion
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi there all, I've just discovered this group while trying to research Trazodone/mental confusion. I am a 63 year old woman who's been on these pills for just under two years and I am terrified by bouts of increasing confusion/forgetfulness. Not small incidents but walking, absentmindedly out of supermarket with a trolley full of shopping which is unpaid for; constantly leaving my bank card everywhere (at least once a week); unable to locate things in normal place (ie the cheese I wrapped yesterday SHOULD be in the fridge but nowhere to be seen; lost two purses....and on and on it goes..... I'm terrified I may be suffering from dementia symptoms. I've tried to come off trazodone which I was prescribed for anxiety (originally 300 mg but now have it down to about 35-50 mg) but the anxiety just seems to ramp up before I get off. My GP doesn't seems to take this seriously and I'm at my wits end. Would love to hear if anyone else has had similar experiences with this drug. I just feel so stupid and so old!
I am 43. I have been taking topamax for 6 months on minimum dose 25 mg for migraines. So far my only problem was a little weight loss and some sadness. Lately I noticed some night time utine leakage. I have been using pads while waiting for my neurologist to return from holidays. Please share your views.
I was put on topamax to replace a drug that was causing side effects. The first time i took it after about an hour i was having to work at swallowing it took me five or six tries to be able to swallow. Is this a suspect in this problem i'm having?
I have always had on and off acne and bowel problems, but both issues subsided until about a month ago. My last doctors visit was around march and I was advised to start taking Magnesium and Coq10 in combination with Topomax for headaches so that I didn't have to take a muscle relaxer, so I did ...
No idea how this works, my first post so here we go... I just got put on Vyvanse and Topamax to help with my binge eating issues. I can't find much information on how the two work together. Anybody who can share your experience? The Dr said he's starting me low to see how it goes. 20mg for ...
My mother has had several infections this last year - celulitis, old leads causing infection around the heart from a pacemaker and recently pneumonia. Within a 4 day span she went from being totally lucid to having short term memory loss. We feel that Metoprolol, which she's taken for several ...
I am 43. I have been taking topamax for 6 months on minimum dose 25 mg for migraines. So far my only problem was a little weight loss and some sadness. Lately I noticed some night time utine leakage. I have been using pads while waiting for my neurologist to return from holidays. Please share ...
Hi, it is good to find a group of people of common grounds. I have a problem on both arms, tendonitis. Can I relate it to Topamax? I've been using it for about three years now. Please, your comments are welcome.
I started taking topamax about a year ago for a severe case of vertigo that was ultimately diagnosed as vestibular migraines. The topamax has been amazing. But I have been noticing these red blotches recently that have been diagnosed as granuloma annulare. Seems they are connected. Now what?
I have been on topiramate for 2.5 years, but side effects of full body paresthesia, hair loss, and increased yeast infections has finally forced me to titrate off of it. It has been 7 days clean and I am still dealing with paresthesia and hair loss. Anyone know how long these side effects will ...
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