What is a small white round pill that says IG on one side and 278 on the other side.

Not Medical Advice: Small, round, white-colored pill with IG 278 imprint has been identified as Topiramate 25 mg.

Topiramate is a generic for Topamax, this drug is an anticonvulsant that is used in the treatment of obesity, bipolar disorder, fibromyalgia as well as migraine and seizure prevention.

In the news, for the first time in history, researchers discovered a new hope for preventing physical birth defects in children born to women with epilepsy.

Australia’s Melbourne Health Center released the breaking news based on the latest research in the Neurology Journal of the American Academy of Neurology, where it has linked physical defects such as spina bifida and hypospadias to the intake in high doses of valproate, a common epilepsy drug normally taken to control epileptic seizures. Find out more at Emax Health.

Updated on Monday, September 02 2013 at 04:06AM EDT
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