A 72-year-old female asked:
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withdrawal symptoms from topamax (topiramate) how long do they last. i have tapered down from 100mg. in 25mg. increments. i stopped completely five nights ago.

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Dr. Yeshvant Navalgund
21 years experience Pain Management
Would depend: Your taper rate has a lot to do with symptoms. Slower rates such as over a week at a time have less symptoms. You should never taper without your physician supervising. There are other factors that can be dangerous like other meds you are taking.
Answered on Mar 30, 2016
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