Posted by shersher on January 6, 2002, at 7:34:48
In reply to Re: Topamax Experiences: Long Term Use » shersher, posted by JohnX2 on January 4, 2002, at 16:31:03
> > it seems like so many of you have bailed out on topamax.... so how are all of you doing now????
> > What are your doses now and what are the side effects?
> > I am new to this site and relatively new to topamaxx
> > I could use some advice
> > sher
> I started topamax a number of weeks ago. I take 400 mg for
> myofacial pain and bipolar II. I have almost no side
> effects and it completely alleviates myofacial
> pain that klonopin was the only med we could
> find that worked. So for me it has been a total
> success to date. I was able to bump the dose
> extremely rapidly. I even tried 600 mg and it
> didn't even phase me. I hope it doesn't poop
thanks for the message
that sounds like alot of topa for me... I can hardly tolerate 200mg but I am also takin lithium and zoloft. I have 5 kids so I have to stay really alert all the time and can't afford to be cloudy... but you sound great!!!