Welcome Visitor, Sign Up for Free!
Average User Rating:
Topiramate, 3 / 5 (4 votes)

Topiramate Side Effects

Serious Side Effects of Topiramate

  • changes in urination: Topomax capsules and tablets bottlesdecrease in urination or painful urination; more frequent need to urinate; urine with blood in it or urine that appears cloudy
  • changes in mood or behavior; depression, aggressiveness, feeling irritated or having mood swings
  • worsened seizures (convulsions)
  • loss of memory, extreme confusion, and decrease in alertness
  • extreme fatigue
  • severe stomach pain, decrease in appetite, nauseousness, and vomiting
  • chest pain, slow heart rate and abnormal heartbeat
  • difficulty breathing, shortness of breath
  • change in vision, blurred vision or eye problems, pain and irritation
  • high fever or chills
  • serious allergic reaction: hives, rash, swelling of the mouth, tongue, throat face and trouble breathing

Common Side Effects of Topiramate

  • trouble coordinating and concentrating
  • feeling confused, nervous, or restless
  • fatigue and loss of strength
  • headache or ringing in the ears
  • sleeping problems
  • aching in the back, muscles, or bones
  • enlargement of the hands, arms, lower legs, ankles, and feet
  • changes in bowels or digestion: diarrhea, constipation, gas, or indigestion (heartburn)
  • change in the way things taste
  • increase or decrease in saliva production, dryness of the mouth, or difficulty swallowing
  • swelling or inflammation of the tongue or gums
  • irregular bleeding: nosebleeds, changes in menstrual bleeding, or missing periods
  • dandruff or flaky scalp, loss of hair, or increased and abnormal hair growth