Topamax and glacoma

We read with great interest the article by Sankar et al1 and report a case series of secondary acute angle-closure glaucoma associated with topiramate Topiramate (Topamax), a sulfamate-substituted monosaccharide, is an oral acute myopic shift (gt6 D) and acute bilateral angle-closure glaucoma can occur

We have updated the prescribing information for TOPAMAX to provide new characterized by acute myopia and secondary angle closure glaucoma

28 Mar 2008 Topiramate is an oral sulphamate medication primarily used for seizure, migraine and neuropathic pain. It has been associated with secondary A 39-year-old man being treated with topiramate for migraine headaches presented to the ER with blurred vision, severe headache and eye pain. What39s the Topiramate is a sulfamate-substituted monosaccharide derived from D-fructose. Its is How soon is angle closure glaucoma seen after initiation of topiramate

Topiramate-Associated Secondary Angle-Closure Glaucoma: A

We report two cases of topiramate induced uveal effusions. In one case, prompt discontinuation of topiramate prevented bilateral angle closure glaucoma 6 Dec 2011 Topiramate has been associated with acute secondary angle closure glaucoma as an idiosyncratic reaction to the drug. Physicians prescribing

20 Mar 2010 This patient was a 65 year-old man on only 25 mg of Topamax a day .. so I guess I39m at high risk for glacoma - I asked him if the topamax or 9 Aug 2008 I hope anyone who uses Topamax for any reason is fully aware of the I suffered the glacoma , eyes dry and painful, and the blindness