Yes, additional potential side effects of taking Topomax (topiramate) include:
- Metabolic acidosis (an elevated level of acid in the blood that may cause brittle or soft bones or kidney stones, harm a pregnant woman’s baby or slow the rate of growth in children)
- Psychological problems such as confusion, attention issues, tiredness and sleepiness, depression or mood problems.
Less serious but common side effects of Topomax include:
- Loss of appetite
- Taste change
- Tingling and numbness (paresthesia) in the arms and legs
- Upper respiratory tract infection
- Weight loss.