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A 67-year-old female asked:

Withdrawal symptoms from topomax?

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Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Pain Management 36 years experience
See below: Topomax must be gradually stopped under a doctors supervision to avoid side effects. Some of these include: confusion hearing loss vision loss fear or panic attacks convulsions speech difficulties imbalance eye rolling or fluttering foot stomping lip smacking, spontaneous grunting noises shaking or stiffening sweating twitching and tremors.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Potentially: Abrupt cessation of topomax can cause seizures in some people.

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Last updated Jan 23, 2020

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