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Doctor Eye Pains Topamax
Is indicated to treat epilepsy, but mainly a second line or adjunctive agent, and also useful to prevent migraine headaches. Has several adverse effects including: kidney stones, narrow angle glaucoma, metabolic acidosis, heatstroke in kids, paresthesias, slowing of speech and cognition, drowsiness. ...Read more
I have had a H/A everyday since last Thurs. Sometimes 2x a day. Today I had 3 HA episodes at work at diff times. Unilateral on the right side behind eye. I take 25mg topamax 2x a day. Please Help!
No: Family doctors, neurologists or pain doctors can prescribe it if you need it. ...Read more
Is topamax an inhibitor or inducer or cyp2c19? Weak or not, i'd still like to know. Thank you kind doctors.
Weak inhibitor: Topamax is a weak inhibitor of the cyp2c19 enzyme. This enzyme is responsible for the metabolism of several drugs including Phenytoin (dilantin). Therefore, the concomitant use of Dilantin and topamax may be associated with increased Dilantin levels. This is probably more evident with topamax doses that exceed 200 mg/day. I hope this helps! ...Read more
I see in reading some of these posts about the side effects and how they will substitute gabapentin for topamax what if your doctors have you on both?
I have been taking 25mg of Topamax for the last month and a half - my doctor and I just decided that we should take me off, but he failed to tell me if I need to cut the pills and taper off or not - should I be concerned? Should I stop cold turkey or cut
My doctor prescribed topamax for bipolar 2 insomnia. I read on your site that topamax causes insomnia. I already have chronic difficult insomnia
My doctor prescribed topamax for my migraine. I took 2 tablets (25mg each) stop it now bec of tingling effect.Will it affect if i want to conceive?
Side effect: You are manifesting one of the more troublesome ; common side effects which cause people to stop taking topamax and that is the tingling sensations or neuropathy. In your case, it seems to be happening at a low-dose but in any event if you're trying to conceive then i recommend you tell your doctor first so they may safely prescribe other medications for your headaches. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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