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How soon after taking Topamax (topiramate) will my symptoms improve?

In clinical trials, people who used Topamax (topiramate) to treat migraines found that they started having fewer migraines after about one month. These same people experienced continuous improvement over the span of a six-month study. For those using Topamax (topiramate) for seizures, clinical trials measured the effects by reduction in seizures. For 57 percent of participants, occurrence of seizures was reduced by 50 percent or greater over a period of 20 weeks.

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