Topiramate (brand name: Topamax®) is an anticonvulsant drug that is used to treat epilepsy in both children and adults. It has also been used by psychiatrists to treat bipolar disorder. In addition, it is sometimes prescribed for treatment of cluster migraines. It is produced by Ortho-McNeil pharmaceutical. This drug was investigated for use in treatment of obesity-specifically to aid in the reduction of binge eating. ...

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... TOPIRAMATE (Topamax®) is effective in helping to control seizures (convulsions) in adults or children with various forms of epilepsy. Topiramate may also be prescribed for other conditions, such as prevention of migraine headaches. Generic topiramate tablets or sprinkle-capsules are not yet available. ...
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Topiramate Systematic (IUPAC) name 2,3:4,5-Bis-O-(1-methylethylid ...
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