Topamax question

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

axelsmom1
Regular Member


Date Joined Aug 2006
Total Posts : 45
   Posted 9/26/2008 8:00 AM (GMT -7)   
Has anyone gained weight just because they stopped taking Topamax? I lost weight when I started taking it, then the weight loss leveled off. I watch what I eat very carefully, and work out 7 days a week - I take 3 spinning classes, run 25-30 miles per week, use the elliptical and walk my dog 7 days a week. Logically I assume I shouldn't put weight back on but I wonder. Anyone have any insight?

djdaz_1985
Veteran Member


Date Joined Jan 2006
Total Posts : 2408
   Posted 9/26/2008 11:24 AM (GMT -7)   
HI there,

Im glad you took my advice about posting up here. It might take a couple of days to get some responses as this is a much slower forum than depression but I promise you, there are people out there! lol

Darren
Everyone has a guardian angel. They help pick you up when you fall, comfort you through your times of need and help you appreciate the times when things are going well.
 
"A gold medal is a wonderful thing. But if your not enough without it, you will never be enough with it." - Irvine Blitzer (John Candy) in Cool Runnings
 
Moderator - Epilepsy Forum
Co-Moderator - Depression Forum
 
Help support the forums so we can support you:  http://www.healingwell.com/donate
 


MISTYGIRL
Regular Member


Date Joined Sep 2008
Total Posts : 27
   Posted 10/10/2008 12:18 PM (GMT -7)   

 Hi,

 I tried Topomax a number of years ago and I acually gained about 5 lbs. when I started and believe it or not I got kidney stones!Very painful sleeping on my back but I did not gain weight when I went off it I lost it, you might have that checked out.

MistyGirl


axelsmom1
Regular Member


Date Joined Aug 2006
Total Posts : 45
   Posted 10/10/2008 12:22 PM (GMT -7)   
Thanks - could I ask what dosage you were on and for how long when you got the kidney stones? Ouch.
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Saturday, December 03, 2016 2:50 AM (GMT -7)
There are a total of 2,731,994 posts in 300,980 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 151146 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, LadyCapricorn.
220 Guest(s), 1 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
LindaOZ


Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest
Advertisement
Advertisement

©1996-2016 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer