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    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    1/24/2008 9:41:44 AM

    Reviewer: Maire, Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I was prescribed topamax for migraines and am on a 50 mg a day dose. Side effects I have experienced are tingling fingers and around my mouth, sleeplessness, weightloss,unpleasant taste in my mouth and dizziness. I saw one review that experienced feeling cold all the time and I can add that also, I will say that it has not made me have any of the memory or speech issues I have read about. The curb ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    1/23/2008 5:45:34 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    this medication did not work for me. it drained me of all my energy and left an after taste always. i spent about three months trying to make this work for my migraines but i just could not live with the side affects.

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    1/21/2008 10:47:34 AM

    Reviewer: cruiser, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have been on Topamax for over 4 years. I have lost weight. In the first 2 months I was using it I lost 25lbs. I have quit smoking from it, It will be 4 years 1/30/08. I was prescribed it for migraines that I have had since 94. It has helped to alleviate the migraines but not completely take them away. The have put other drugs with topamax to help but overall I think topamax is what kept the ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    1/19/2008 8:28:10 PM

    Reviewer: Business Consultant work with businesses, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have been on the drug for over 4 years now. I have noticed major memory problems for the past 2 years and have thought about going off the drug. It is hard to focus at work and can't remember peoples names or certain events. Word finding, aggressive sometimes. It does help with the headaches though. I am often confused and find it hard to concentrate.

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    1/18/2008 10:12:59 PM

    Reviewer: sandy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    been taking topamax for six months for migraines. The side effects have finally been to much to handle. I have lost most of the hair on my head and all my total body hair. I can't sweat so when I get hot or take a hot shower I have the sensation of being attacked by a swarm of bees, which is very painful. I have some of the other side effects like most of the people responding here. Like tin ... Show Full Comment

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