THIS IS A BRAND MEDICATION
TOPIRAMATE - ORAL USES: Topamax is an antiepileptic drug, prescribed to
control both the mild attacks known as partial seizures and the severe
tonic-clonic convulsions known as grand mal seizures. It is typically added to
the treatment regimen when other drugs fail to fully control a patient's
Topiramate is used alone or with other medications to prevent and
control seizures (epilepsy). This medication is also used to prevent migraine
headaches and reduce how often you may get them. Topiramate will not work to
treat a migraine headache once it occurs. If you get a migraine headache, treat
it as directed by your doctor (e.g., take pain medications, decrease sound and
Topiramate is an anti-seizure medication (anticonvulsant) that works in
several ways to prevent seizures and migraines. Topamax may also be used for
purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Please consult your physician before taking any medication.