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What does topamax (topiramate) do for migraines?
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Dr. Lori Wagner
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Prevention
Topomax, like many other seizure medications, is used to prevent or decrease the severity and frequency of migraine headaches.

In brief: Prevention
Topomax, like many other seizure medications, is used to prevent or decrease the severity and frequency of migraine headaches.
Dr. Lori Wagner
Dr. Lori Wagner
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Dr. William Nall
Sports Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Prevention
We do not know how it works but it is supposed to help keep you from getting them. Usually this is used in a combo with a "triptan" medicine (ex imitrex) that you use when you do get a headache.

In brief: Prevention
We do not know how it works but it is supposed to help keep you from getting them. Usually this is used in a combo with a "triptan" medicine (ex imitrex) that you use when you do get a headache.
Dr. William Nall
Dr. William Nall
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