Cleft lip: a potential side effect of the popular drug Topamax

Anyone who has experienced a severe migraine headache understands how painful and disruptive they can be. Topamax, a widely heralded consumer drug, is among the industry leaders in fighting off the detrimental effects of migraines. With the use of Topamax, there also may be further danger for women who used the drug during pregnancy. Cleft lip and cleft palate are birth defects which have been linked to the use of the pharmaceutical drug during pregnancy. Symptoms during Migraines Can Last up to 72 Hours! Pregnant women should be cautious about the use of Topamax during pregnancy even though the drug has a strong success rate in … [Read more...]