Topiramate withdrawal

June 2007
Reactions Weekly;6/2/2007, Issue 1154, p22
Case Study
The article presents a case report of an obese man who experienced rebound weight gain following topiramate withdrawal. The man had a body mass index of 32 and a history of multiple dietary treatments followed by weight gain and an unsuccessful orlistat treatment. The man stopped further treatment with topiramate and started Cognitive Behavior Therapy. A brief commentary is presented.


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