Brand Name : Topirol
Generic Name: Topiramate |
Manufacturer : Wyeth
About Topirol: Topirol (Topiramate) is a medication indicated for use by patients suffering from epilepsy, migraines and particular types of seizures. This medicine is not used to cure but to control epilepsy and seizures. Your doctor may prescribe other medication to use for curing the conditions. In some cases, it is common to find this medicine being used as a mood stabilizer or for other conditions not listed here. Topirol works by inhibiting sodium channels that depend on the voltage from increasing the activities of GABA. It also inhibits carbonic anhydrase, an enzyme from reaching the NMDA receptors and this, in turn, triggers a decrease in the nerve impulse transmission which prevents seizures.
As effective as it may be, this medicine is not to be used for all types of patients. Unless directed by your physician and under special care, do not use this medicine if you:
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