Trokendi XR


Trokendi XR Warnings

  • May cause drowsiness and dizziness. Alcohol and marijuana may intensify this effect. Use care when operating a vehicle, vessel (e.g., boat), or machinery.
  • Swallow whole. Do not chew or crush.
  • Do not drink alcohol or anything containing alcohol for at least 6 hours before or after taking this medication.
  • Medication should be taken with plenty of water.
  • Call your doctor immediately if you have mental/mood changes like confusion, new/worsening feelings of sadness/fear, thoughts of suicide, or unusual behavior.
  • If you are pregnant or considering becoming pregnant you should discuss the use of this medication with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • This medication can interfere with the effectiveness of birth control pills. Consult your doctor or pharmacist.
  • It is very important that you take or use this exactly as directed. Do not skip doses or discontinue unless directed by your doctor.

Lactation Warnings


Pregnancy Warnings

  • Data from registries indicate increased risk of cleft lip and/or palate and being small for gestational age with exposure to topiramate in utero. Animal data suggest developmental toxicity at doses similar to the recommended human dose. Consider maternal treatment benefits versus potential fetal/neonatal adverse outcomes. Inform pregnant patient of the possible risk to a fetus.