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Ok and one hour: It is okay to take both levothyroxine and topiramate if your doctor has prescribed them for you. Levothyroxine should always be taken first thing in the morning on an empty stomach.It is best to wait at least one hour before taking other medications or food. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Will hawthorn berries (to lower blood pressure) have any reactions with topiramate or lamotrigene (treating seizure condition)?
If I am on Lamictal for depression and Topamax for migraines will seizure activity still show up on my 24 hr EEG test?
Possibly; depends: Those are both used as anticonvulsants. If you are having breakthrough seizure activity at home, the EEG may pick up something, maybe just during sleep. Some docs do a controlled taper for the EEG telemetry of those meds to try to capture a seizure & see if they can identify a focus of origin, but that may be of questionable value if there is a lot of kindling going on. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
23f, bipolar ii, added lithium 1200mg to lamictal 300mg last year. Miserable, apathetic, depressed, considerable weight gain. Is topamax an option?
Why is not that on certain higher dosages of anticonvulsants i.E. Topamax, zonegram, or lamictal. It may be harder for me to recall, or take a test?
Yes it may: There are many studies that have shown reduced cognitive impairment caused by anticonvulsants. It is common, especially with topamax to have the learning problems like attention deficit, lack of concentration slower information processing, language deficits, reduced memory. Ask your doctor to substitute these medications. ...Read more
Trileptal vs Lamictal vs Topamax for Excitotoxicity, migraine syndrome.I know they work differently but what are upsides to each compared to others?
How is lamictal believed to work for seizure disorders? What might it mean if your seizures respond better to lamictal than topamax?
Lamictal: The mechanism of action is related to inactivation of voltage dependent sodium channels. Lamictal reduces the release of glutamate and aspartate, excitatory brain transmitters. An individual's seizure may respond to one medicaition or another depending on unique properties. It does not mean that one antiseizure medication is better than another in general, only personally, . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My brother has epilepsy he is taking 3 medicines topamax 100mg, lamictal 50 mg, tegretol 250mg, his gamma GT is 416 what should we do to lower it ?
Will the psyc meds i'm on effect my teeth sencitve wellbutrinsr topamax ativan Ambien lamictal in the last 3 day was taken of celexa do to bad manic?
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