A round yellowish pill with 280 on one side and IG on the other? Rollin Stone¥

Not Medical Advice: A yellow, round pill with IG 280 imprint has been identified as Topiramate 100 mg.

Topiramate is used to treat migraine, obesity, bipolar disorder, fibromyalgia, seizure prevention and more. It belongs to the group of drugs called carbonic anhydrase inhibitor anticonvulsants.

In medical news, reports show that Topiramate has the potential to cause serious birth defects in children. Court papers state that, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, the maker of the drug, knew about the risk of birth defects associated with Topamax, but failed to provide adequate warning to users. Find out more at the JD Journal.

Updated on Friday, December 06 2013 at 08:59AM EST
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