Home>Topamac>topamac 100 mg tablet

Topamac 100 mg Tablet

Janssen Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Topamac 100 mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primary uses of Topamac 100 mg Tablet

Epilepsy/Seizures, Preventive treatment of migraine
10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Topamac Tablet


Uses of Topamac Tablet

Topamac 100 mg Tablet is used for Epilepsy/Seizures and preventive treatment of migraine.

Topamac Tablet side effects


Side Effects of Topamac are Dizziness, Sleepiness, Nausea, Altered taste, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Fatigue, Diarrhoea, Weight loss, Memory impairment.


How to use Topamac Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Topamac 100 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Topamac Tablet works

Topamac 100 mg Tablet is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Topamac Tablet

Expert advice for Topamac Tablet

  • Topamac 100 mg Tablet should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Topamac 100 mg Tablet without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • Keep yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids throughout the day while taking Topamac 100 mg Tablet. This can reduce the risk of kidney stones.
  • Proper hydration prior to and during activities such as exercise or exposure to warm temperature may reduce the risk of side effects such as decreased sweating and rise in body temperature.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Topamac 100 mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines to treat glaucoma.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
video imgplay img
Topamac Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Topamac Tablet
Topamac 100 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Topamac 100 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Topamac 100 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Topamac 100 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Topamac 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Topamac 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Topamac 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Topamac 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Topamac Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Topamac 100 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Topamac 100 mg Tablet

Survey Participants: 5
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Topamac 100 mg Tablet. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”

Frequently asked questions about Topamac Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Topiramate

No. Topamac is not a narcotic, benzodiazepine, MAOI, or a blood-thinning drug
No. Topamac is not indicated for weight loss. It is indicated for the treatment of seizures and migraine headaches. Please consult your doctor before taking the medicine
Topamac is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety. Please consult your doctor before taking the medicine
Topamac is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Can I take topiramate with naproxen, paracetamol, tramadol, Nyquil, Advil, Wellbutrin, methadone, phenteramine, Percocet, Adderall, Zoloft,Vicodin or garcinia?
Topiramate can be taken with naproxen, paracetamol, tramadol, Advil (ibuprofen), or garcinia only if prescribed by your doctor. Topiramate should not be taken with Nyquil, methadone, Percocet (oxycodone), Phenteramine, Zoloft (sertraline), and Vicodin (hydrocodone)
Yes. Topamac may cause acne, tiredness, weight loss, itching, low blood pressure, or insomnia. It does not cause weight gain. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Yes. Topamac may affect the action of oral contraceptive pills. Please consult your doctor to confirm whether you require a secondary birth control measure while taking Topamac.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Topamac with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Topamac with Chlordiazepoxide
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide, Librate, Serelib, Tribrium, Cebrum, Vizep, Tridium
Topamac with Etizolam
Topamac with Midazolam
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast, Fulsed, Midosed, Midzee, Benzosed, Megarest, Midacip, Midaspray, Midzol
Topamac with Fosphenytoin
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost
Topamac with Flurazepam
Medicines with composition Flurazepam: Nindral
Topamac with Estriol
Medicines with composition Estriol: Evalon
Topamac with Fosfestrol
Medicines with composition Fosfestrol: Honvan
Topamac with Tibolone
Medicines with composition Tibolone: Tibomax, Sibolone, Maxtib, Livial
Topamac with Estrogen
Medicines with composition Estrogen: Conjugase, Cornil
Topamac with Primidone
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Topamac with Phenobarbitone
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard, Phenotone, Epitan
Topamac with Ethinyl Estradiol
Medicines with composition Ethinyl Estradiol: Estogen, Choice, Lynoral, Veronica, Cyclenorm E, Secam E, Ethinorm E, Ncnorm E
Topamac with Digoxin
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran

Substitutes for Topamac Tablet

Topirol 100mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
save 39%
Tormap 100mg Tablet
Arinna Lifescience Pvt Ltd
save 56%
Nextop 100mg Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
save 41%
Topamed 100mg Tablet
Icon Life Sciences
save 51%
save 57%
Top Neurologists
Dr. Amitabh Varma
Dr. Ish Anand
MBBS, Diploma, MD, DM, Fellowship
Dr. Rajul Agarwal
Dr. K. K. Jindal
cross img