Dose anyone else take topamax for any reason along with having lupus. I take topamax for migraines an have been on it for 5 years or so and it causes me not to sweat an overhead easy. I was wondering if anyone else has this problem because with lupus an being in the sun I notice I swell up like a sponge then the flood gates open an I almost pass out in a matter of minutes then I have to spend the whole day drinking water an sun sick . My doctor said it could be a combination of the… read more
I have epilepsy and take dilantin and topamax and started taking prednisone for lupus 4 mg 1 time a day but a half cause i'm very allergic so didn't want to take full dose. so i'm doing half and not really noticing a differnce was wondering if anyone else takes seizure medicine and prednisone and what dose they needed to take to start feeling it? The only side effect i have right now is talking a little after taking it which i… read more
Hello my friends, I suffer from chronic migraines and I need your help in sharing your experiences with meds. I can not take abortive triptans, NSAIDS or Depakote. Depakote was the worst drug ever for me. Help I am in so much pain and it is disabling. We don't need to discuss diet because I am already on an organic, low salt, low sugar, nitrate/MSG/sulfite free diet. I do not eat processed foods or drink alcohol! Please share your most helpful drugs and worst drugs for… read more
Does anyone suffers from migraines? If so what do you recommend for the pain?. I've tried Extra strength Tylenol, Tylenol with codeine, Hydrocodone seems like nothing works. Benadryl seems to work but I just can't take it when I'm working because it makes me sleepy.
Been having Bad headaches and rheumy sent me to neurologist who says migraines and write a prescription Had a bad reaction to topomax( chest pains arm tingling it was awful-he says that it can’t be the Med that caused that-it’s a good Med)
so he prescribed inderal. I have read the side effects and I am not so sure about it. As well as my questions “is the only course of action to give me more meds?” His response “it’s all I can do”
Anyone ever have luck… read more
Does anyone take this medication? If so what are your thoughts or side effects?
Has anyone taken a medication called Fosamax the real name is Aldrenonate Sodium I believe it is so your lungs don't scare from the Prednisone. I just did not see it on the treatments tab and I wanted to know if it is common since it is a pretty serious prescription from how my Rheumy put it.