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    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    7/31/2019 6:42:06 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I started with 20 migraine days per month, and 0 headaches. My neurologist switched me from 100mg Topamax to 100mg Trokendi, which led to constant headaches on top of migraines. The neurologist increased dosage to 150mg after 2 months, then 200mg after another 2 months. I went to my primary, asked him to refer me to a different neurologist, and to reduce the Trokendi until I can get to the new one ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    4/15/2019 7:15:21 PM

    Reviewer: Knhhhhan, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I began having terrible side effects. Low mood, no energy, depression finally kicked in at 6 weeks. Riddled with anxiety. If you suffer from any slight mental illness or have family history I would not take this. It made me feel crazy. Within 2 days of being off of 100 mg dose all the side effects were 75% gone. Terrible drug! Also you lose your appetite, nothing sounds appetizing. Still have migr ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    6/9/2018 11:40:32 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Effective - But lookout for the Side Effects! I'm reading reviews to see if others are having similar side effects. I'm experiencing a major flareup of Rheumatoid Arthritis that I suspect may be triggered by this medication. I also have really bad heartburn a yeast infection and can sleep all day. I was on Topamax years ago, so I expected the brain fog, pins and needles in my extremities, ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    5/31/2018 2:31:50 PM

    Reviewer: BB, 45-54 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    seemed to help at first, went from 25, to 50 to 100mg. At 100mg I thought I was useless, just lying in bed, no energy. Went to 50, now on 25. I had all along the tingling in the fingers and feet. I'm stopping completely at this point, I now have bone pain, tingling fingers and feet, frequent urination, back pain, and signs of kidney stones. These are considered serious side effects!

    Condition: Migraine Prevention
    5/12/2018 12:57:31 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Two hours after taking the it I start to hallucinate , it effect's my walking in the evening . Then during the day my speech is effected and very tired . I have only been on Trokendi 200 mg xr for 1 1/2 mo's now , but when I see my nero Dr will ask to take me off this awful med......... Also the acne on my face , nor is helping my MIGRAINES !!!!!! that I suffer on a daily , nightly basis.

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