More DailyStrength
Health Event Calendar
See what's new on the site
Step-by-step Tutorials
How to use DailyStrength
We're on Facebook
Check out our page
Follow us on Twitter
Read our tweets
Get Cool DS Stuff!!!!!
Shirts, Hats, Baby Wear
(also known as Topiramate)
Topiramate (brand name: Topamax©) is an anticonvulsant drug used to treat epilepsy in both children and adults. In children it is also indicated for treatment of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (a disorder that causes seizures and developmental delays). It is also Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved for, and now most ... more at Wikipedia

Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
Bipolar Disorder
Migraine Headaches
Chronic Pain
Epilepsy & Seizures
Post-Traumatic Stress D...
Overall, 65% (6006 Members) find Topamax helpful

Topamax Reviews

Show: for
Working / Worked
Have been using this for 6 months and is working well. Use this as a preventative but still get migraines but not nearly as often.
Working / Worked
Worked for a while stopped working got off then back on the side effects are extreme though
Working / Worked
just did not work at all
Working / Worked
Works great
Working / Worked
Worked initially, am now at the maximum dosage, don't feel it is as effective. Plan to discuss with my doctor at my next physical as I am concerned about long term usage.
Working / Worked
just starting using a month ago.cant tell yet.
Working / Worked
helps me not have as many migraines as I use to have.
Working / Worked
On for 7 years. Came off in the last 2 years. Worked really well. Haven't needed it since moving.
Working / Worked
I was on topamax for 7 years for migraines. Helped a lot
working & worked for years, for migraine preventative.
no side efffects for me.
Showing 1 - 10 of 5885 Reviews
Previous | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 | Next


  1. Discussion: topamax?
    I too was on Topamax for many years. At first, it was a God send, and my headaches became much more manageable. However, I had to increase the dose ev... [More]
  2. Discussion: Topamax
    topomax (topiramate) is an anti seizure drug that is prescribed off label for weight loss. it's also used to treat bipolar disorder and migraines in ... [More]
  3. Discussion: Topiramate / Topamax withdrawal?
    Has anyone experienced problems when decreasing the topiramate dosage? On my doctor's suggestion, I cut back from 125 to 100 mg per day one week ago.... [More]
  4. Discussion: Topamax?
    Hi all, My Neuro decided to change her prescription from Diamox to Topamax before I even started taking Diamox. Why? Because the Neruo said Topamax... [More]
  5. Discussion: Topamax
    Hello all, Was wondering if anyone has used Topamax for depression? If so, what has been your experience? Thanks, Sue [More]