Saturday, October 25, 2014
Monday, November 05, 2012 daddysgirl, Community Member, asks

Q: I can not take narcotic prescription drugs and I am on Topomax.

 I was wondering if topamax was a narcotic, cause if it is I need to stop taking it

Answer This
Answers (1)
Nancy Harris Bonk, Community Member
11/ 5/12 4:56pm

Hi daddysgirl,


No, Topamax is not a narcotic, but in a class of medications called anticonvulsants. These medications are used to treat epilepsy and Migraine, among other conditions. We have plenty of information on this medication you may want to look into, continue reading our Topamax profile.  


Good luck,


Answer This

We hope you find this general health information helpful. Please note however, that this Q&A is meant to support not replace the professional medical advice you receive from your doctor. No information in the Answers above is intended to diagnose or treat any condition. The views expressed in the Answers above belong to the individuals who posted them and do not necessarily reflect the views of Remedy Health Media. Remedy Health Media does not review or edit content posted by our community members, but reserves the right to remove any material it deems inappropriate.

By daddysgirl, Community Member— Last Modified: 11/05/12, First Published: 11/05/12