U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Wilmington, NC
A 46-year-old female asked:

Dr. added topamax (topiramate) to my meds, for nearve pain & to loose weight. i started feeling suicidal, could it be drop topamax (topiramate)?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Yes it could be.: Suicidal ideations have been reported with topamax (topiramate). Please tell your prescribing provider immediately. If you are at all concerned that you might act on thoughts of self-harm please be seen at your nearest emergency room now. Take care.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Jun 8, 2013

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.