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Condition: Migraine Prevention
8/4/2014 1:40:13 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am taking 25mg of this medication for post concussion syndrome headaches every evening. It has been made my recovery so much easier. Thanks Topamax!

Condition: Migraine Prevention
7/20/2014 9:07:56 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
It has worked

Condition: Migraine Prevention
7/20/2014 10:55:00 AM

Reviewer: anon, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Prescribed for frequent migraines. Worked very well to stop the migraines. However, I could not tolerate the side effects at even low dosages. Side effects were severe tingling in hands and feet, lethargy, and irritability. Went back on gabapentin which works not quite as well but I have no side effects.

Condition: Migraine Prevention
7/9/2014 7:57:39 PM

Reviewer: Soup, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Seemed to make a real difference in my migraines! But I lost my ability to orgasm, and have had a vaginal yeast infection I cannot get rid of after two courses of Monistat and two courses of Diflucan. It may be important to note that I am yeast-infection-prone to begin with.

Condition: Migraine Prevention
7/9/2014 4:36:26 PM

Reviewer: Kmd7190, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had been taking topamax for the past 8 years. I learned to tolerate the side effects because my migraine symptoms were no longer. I was introduced to TrokendiXr from my physician and.... I feel like I hit the lottery! I now can function as if I don't need to take medication, I can easily speak to someone without stumbling on my words and I no longer have dizzy balance issues I once had on ... Show Full Comment

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