No Prescription Needed
Potential Drug Interactions: Codeine and Topamax (Topiramate)
If you are planning to purchase medications on this site and are currently taking codeine and topiramate, it is important to be aware of the potential drug interactions between these two drugs. Using them together may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating. Elderly individuals may also experience impairment in thinking, judgment, and motor coordination. It is advised to avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with these medications. Additionally, activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery should be avoided until you know how the medications affect you. If you have any questions or concerns, talk to your doctor. It is important to inform your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first consulting with your doctor.
Drug and Food Interactions
No alcohol or food interactions have been found for codeine and topiramate. However, this does not necessarily mean that no interactions exist. Always consult with your healthcare provider.
Therapeutic Duplication Warnings
No warnings have been found for codeine and topiramate. Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
Drug Interaction Classification
These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult with your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
– Major: Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
– Moderate: Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
– Minor: Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
– Unknown: No interaction information available.
Always consult with your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.