DD44

490d

Just got prescribed Topamax for migraine prevention. Anyone take this for prevention as well?

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    • UnnecessaryXL

      333d

      Took it, developed SEVERE anxiety. Loved the weight loss but hated the anxiety, I literally cried at the doctor to let me off it. Never had anxiety before this and don't remember if it had any effect on the migraines. Be cautious.

    • Dancingkat36

      489d

      I take it and it works wonders

      • DD44

        489d

        @Dancingkat36 Thank you! I just am anxious about side effects. Anything you have noticed?

        • Dancingkat36

          489d

          @DD44 ive had no side effects

    • amandasnyder588

      488d

      Yes but it messed with me

    • Risha_Risha

      488d

      Hello everyone, I am taking Topomax since February and I didn't have any side effects. In the beginning, I felt a little bit tired but after a week or so everything was back to normal 🤗

    • Dancingkat36

      487d

      Weight loss is a side effect I guess and now thinking back I did have that occur

      • DD44

        487d

        @Dancingkat36 oo ok I’ll have to monitor that because I do not want any weight loss

        • DandelionFairy

          465d

          @DD44 I had the opposite...weight gain. But they say I'm a medical unicorn. ;)

    • Momx3

      465d

      I’ve been on it for years. I was on 300mg a day and just started on 400mg a day. It’s been about a week on the new dose and is taking some time to get use to the new dose.

    • GN008

      334d

      I take it (have been for about a year now) and it helps :)

    • UnnecessaryXL

      333d

      Took it, developed SEVERE anxiety. Loved the weight loss but hated the anxiety, I literally cried at the doctor to let me off it. Never had anxiety before this and don't remember if it had any effect on the migraines. Be cautious.

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