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Condition: Migraine Prevention
11/20/2007 11:16:47 PM

Reviewer: iya4, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am very happy with this medicine. I have been suffering with severe headaches for 15 years and I am only in my 3o's. I have tried so many treatments and a one surgury. Life really sucked!! For the 6 months, I have only missed 3 days of work and have been to enjoy my family and life. I have a few side effects like weight loss, moody and dry mouth. I will continue this medicine until I can dim ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Prevention
11/20/2007 5:44:48 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Migraine Prevention
11/19/2007 10:52:03 PM

Reviewer: Lola, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Please be aware that if you have any narrow angle glaucoma in your family, taking TOPAMAX can threaten your eyesight. I was a healthy 40 year old woman, no glaucoma (only my mother), who was prescribed TOPAMAX for sudden migraines with nausea. Within a week of taking this medication I was in the emergency room undergoing major acute angle closure glaucoma surgery. Three surgeries later, 2 months ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Prevention
11/19/2007 7:19:38 PM

Reviewer: coop, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Iam34 yrs female me and my family could not go know with out me getting a mirgraine, I don't know if it was stress or what if we went to a zoo,concert,movies,or anything I was holding my head out the window sick from headache Iwould take 3 pain pills ,2 soma and anything else I could get nothing help until my Dr.put me on topamax we try to cut it back it wouldn't but 4 days later I got a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Prevention
11/18/2007 6:41:47 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking Topamax for 2 years now. It has helped tremendously in preventing my Migraines. It is easy to use and I am very satisfied with the results.

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