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Condition: Migraine Prevention
12/2/2007 7:53:05 PM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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Condition: Migraine Prevention
12/1/2007 11:22:53 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Topamax is a great med, but my dr said that this meds will help with a migrane when you have one, will guess what it doesnt so if yours says that samething tell them different, but in prevent them, it is ok i have been on it for two years and on 100mgs and i only get about 5-8 migranes a year

Condition: Migraine Prevention
11/30/2007 9:44:11 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was haveing about three migraines a day...i was being hospitalized, in and out of the ER. I went to my Nurologist and he put me on topamax as a preventative and Ralpax as an onset drug. It took about a month and a half for the Topamax to fully kick in, the side affects hit me hard, but i was not half as bad as all my migraines. I would recomend trying this medication. However, it will either ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Prevention
11/30/2007 10:37:41 AM

Reviewer: Flyqueen30, 25-34 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:
This has been a "miracle" drug for me! I have suffered from migraines since I was a little girl and since I started taking Topamax have only once had a hint of a migraine...Plus, Topamax helped me lose over 80 pounds, a BONUS side effect! Love it! And, it has been a moderate anti-depressant, evening-out my PMS mood swings...Like I said, it's a "miracle" drug for me! I f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Prevention
11/29/2007 2:38:32 PM

Reviewer: Bubbahyd, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
the drug made me very confused. Didn't help with my headaches at all however.

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