Topiramate

Topiramate- Drug Detail Profile

Category of DrugTopiramate is a  Anticonvulsants/Antiepileptics
Mechanism of Action 
Indications Topiramate is used for
1. Resistant partial seizures
2. LGS- I.S
3. Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizures (GTCS)
4. Severe myoclonic
5. Epilepsy of infancy.
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
 
Available dosage forms TABLETS
Dose 
Contraindications
Precautions 1. Pregnancy
2. Interactions
Adverse Effects 1. Anorexia
2. weight loss
3. Cognitive slowing and behaviour changes
4. Difficulty with memory
5. somnolence
6. Dizziness
7. Ataxia
8. Fatigue
9. Kidney stones
10. Most frequent such as aggressiveness, hyperactivity
11. Obsessive behaviour
Pregnancy Category C

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