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Topiramate Episodes

Topiramate and Adderall Reduce Cocaine Use [60 Sec Psych]

August 8, 2020 | Podcasts

We always say that single positive studies need replication, and here comes one. In 2012 a randomized trial found that the combination of topiramate and adderall xr worked better than placebo at helping people with frequent cocaine use stay sober. This new study [Link] sought to replicate that, although it was by the same research group as the origi


A New Treatment for Sleep-Eating [60 Sec Psych]

June 10, 2020 | Podcasts

Topiramate may have failed as an antimanic treatment, but it has small positive trials in impulse control disorders like bulimia, gambling, cocaine/amphetamine abuse, OCD, irritability. This study tested it out in Sleep-related eating disorder. Winkelman JW, Wipper B, Purks J, Mei L, Schoerning L. Topiramate reduces nocturnal eating in sleep-related e