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Topiramate (Topamax) is an inexpensive drug used to treat seizures in adults or children with epilepsy. It is also used for the prevention of migraine headaches. This drug is slightly more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. Generic topiramate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of topiramate is around $11.21, 86% off the average retail price of $82.80. Compare anti-epileptics.
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These 10 Drugs Could Harm Your Eyes

Dr. Sharon Orrange - June 25, 2017

Your eyes have a combination of a relatively small size with a rich blood supply that makes them extra vulnerable to negative side effects from medications.

These side effects vary—and may involve the lens, retina or cornea. If you’re older, or using a medication at a high dose for a longer period of time, be aware that your risk will be higher.

Here are ten oral medications known to have adverse effects on the eye:

  1. Alendronate (Fosamax) is taken once a week and belongs to a class of medications used for osteoporosis called bisphosphonates.
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These 11 Multitasking Meds Have Many Benefits

Dr. Sharon Orrange - April 25, 2017

Almost half of Americans have used a prescription medication in the past 30 days, for a wide variety of benefits. The benefits of medications are the helpful effects you get when you use them, such as lowering blood pressure, treating infection, or relieving pain. Turns out there are some standout medications that can accomplish two or more things, sometimes with very different effects. More than one benefit? That’s a nice upside . See More

10 Medications It’s Dangerous to Stop Abruptly

Dr. Sharon Orrange - December 21, 2016

“Can I just stop my medication?” This question, frequently asked of primary care doctors, has a complicated answer. For starters, if you are taking a medication that is controlling an ongoing medical problem like high blood pressure, diabetes, or high cholesterol you should never stop it on your own—or your problem will return. Many patients do come clean though, and report that they just plain stopped their meds. See More

Which Medications Work the Best to Help Me Stop Drinking?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - August 18, 2016

While interventions like group or individual therapy are effective for alcohol abuse, 70 percent of people relapse after psychosocial treatment alone. There are several medications that can be used to treat alcohol use disorder, leading to reduced heavy drinking and increased days of abstinence. So here are the fab five to get to know:

1. Naltrexone (Vivitrol)

Naltrexone is one of the first line treatments, and you may start it while you are still drinking without the need for a detox program first. See More

Does Namenda Work for Migraine Headaches?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - June 19, 2014

Quite a bit of buzz around Namenda (memantine) for prevention of migraine headache. Namenda is a medication used to treat dementia, so why in the world would it work for migraine prevention?

For people who suffer with 3 – 4 headaches a month and have been refractory or can’t tolerate other therapies, Namenda may be an option.

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Qudexy XR: Another New Extended-Release Topiramate

The GoodRx Pharmacist - March 27, 2014

Qudexy XR is indicated for initial or adjunctive therapy (treatment alone or with other medications or treatment options) in certain patients with partial-onset seizures, primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures, or seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. It was approved by the FDA on March 11, 2014.

When will Qudexy XR be available to patients?

According to the manufacturer, Upsher-Smith, Qudexy XR will be available in the second quarter of 2014. See More

10 Things You Don’t Know About Topamax (Topiramate)

Dr. Sharon Orrange - January 14, 2014

1.  Topamax (topiramate) works for the prevention of migraine and for seizures. What is awesome is the exact mechanism of its effects are unknown. So we don’t really know why it works to prevent migraines. We do know that topiramate may block the spread of seizures rather than raise the seizure threshold like other anti-seizure medications.

2.  Topamax is available as generic topiramate now, making it a ton cheaper than it was a couple years ago. See More

Topamax in Tails and a Top-Hat? New Long-Acting Trokendi XR Hits the Shelves

Dr. Sharon Orrange - September 24, 2013

Topamax (topiramate) is used for the treatment of epilepsy, migraine headaches and weight loss (as half of the new weight loss drug Qsymia). Now, there is a new long-acting Topamax called Trokendi XR.

What’s the scoop with this new Topamax that’s hitting the shelves and is it any better than topiramate?

  •  Trokendi XR is now available to patients in the United States. Trokendi XR is a once-daily extended release formulation of topiramate (Topamax) used for the treatment of epilepsy. See More

Qsymia, Another Weight Loss Drug, Wins FDA Approval

Dr. Sharon Orrange - September 04, 2012

And away we go! Another weight loss drug, Qsymia, has won FDA approval.

Surprise! The “new” medication for weight loss is a combination of two existing medications. On the heels of Belviq, a weight loss medication approved a month ago, we now have a combination of phentermine and topiramate (Topamax) called Qsymia.

Qsymia is a combination of the FDA-approved drugs phentermine and topiramate (Topamax) in an extended-release formulation. See More

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