A 29-year-old female asked:
how long does it take for topamax (topiramate) to work for weight loss at 200mg?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Eric Weisman answered
35 years experience Neurology
Topamax (topiramate) for weight: Although many experience some weight loss with topamax (topiramate) there is no guarantee that you will have the same experience. At 200 mg you need to be on the look out for side effects such as oligohydrosis.(reduced ability to sweat), glaucoma, kidney stones, impaired verbal fluency, low magnesium and acidosis (to name a few). Weight loss often requires a several modifications in lifestile.
Answered on Oct 1, 2018
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