Topiramate

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Scientific Name: Topiramate
Brand Name: Eprontia, Qsymia, Qudexy, Topamax, Trokendi
Company Owner: Ortho mcneil janssen pharmaceuticals inc, Barr laboratories inc, Mylan pharmaceuticals inc, Sandoz inc, Teva pharmaceuticals usa inc, Watson laboratories inc, Zydus pharmaceuticals usa inc, Accord healthcare inc, Apotex inc etobicoke site, Aurobindo pharma ltd, Cipla ltd, Glenmark generics ltd, Invagen pharmaceuticals inc, Pliva hrvatska doo, Ranbaxy laboratories ltd, Roxane laboratories inc, Sun pharmaceutical industries ltd, Torrent pharmaceuticals ltd, Unichem laboratories ltd, Upsher smith laboratories inc
Mechanism Of Action A seizure is an abnormal and unregulated electrical discharge occurring in the brain. This leads to transient interruption in brain function, manifested by reduced alertness, abnormal sensations, and focal involuntary movements or convulsions. Several types of seizures exist, with common types including tonic-clonic seizures and partial onset seizures.
Description of the Drug: Topiramate is an anticonvulsant drug used in the control of epilepsy and in the prophylaxis and treatment of migraines.
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