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Topiramate (Topamax) Side Effects & Lowered Libido

Topamax (topiramate) is an antiseizure medication. It is also used to treat migraine headaches, but patients should be aware it has serious side effects.
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Before accepting any prescription, ask your health care provider about potential side effects. In some cases, your partner should be there for the discussion as well. It’s not unusual for a medication to affect sexual interest and performance so strongly that the relationship is altered. That is the story with one woman taking Topamax for migraine headache prevention.

The Trouble with Topamax:

Q. My wife has just recently started using Topamax (topiramate) again. We went from an awesome relationship and fabulous sex to fighting and abstinence. When she was on it before, it was the same thing… absolutely no interest in any advance that I made and arguments arising out of thin air.

This drug has made a great relationship between two best friends become bitter and stale. Avoid this drug at all costs if you can. If you must take it, sit down and discuss it with your spouse and the possible effects it will have on your relationship. It was difficult, and I felt shallow, but I talked to my wife about it and told her that no sex flat out sucked.

Talking about it has improved our relationship, but not our sex life.

It’s to the point that I think that there is something wrong with me (shallow, one track mind) because lack of sex (none) has caused so much of a problem.

I’m 34 years old and I have a STRONG sex drive, but she has no interest at all. I wish there was something else she could take for migraines, but for now we have to live with it.

What Is Topamax?

A. Topamax (topiramate) is an antiseizure medication used to control epilepsy. It has also been found (and approved by the FDA) to help against migraine headaches.

For many people topiramate can make a huge difference in the quality of life. Anyone who suffers from migraines knows that preventing an attack in the first place is far better than trying to fight the incredible pain once it has a foothold.

That said, there are a number of side effects associated with this medication.

Topamax (Topiramate) Side Effects:

  • Metabolic Acidosis (a condition caused by reduced bicarbonate in the blood); symptoms may include fatigue, loss of appetite, rapid breathing, chest pain, irregular heart rhythms, headaches, altered mental state, coma
  • Changes in mood or behavior, depression, suicidal thoughts
  • Confusion, cognitive dysfunction, difficulty concentrating or finding words, problems with memory
  • Fatigue, tiredness, dizziness, spaciness, unsteadiness
  • Tingling or numbness in hands or feet, muscle contractions
  • Anxiety, nervousness, insomnia
  • Digestive distress, heartburn, nausea, diarrhea, abdominal pain
  • Visual disturbances, difficulty focusing, uncontrollable eye movements, double vision
  • Changes in taste
  • Hair loss
  • Osteoporosis
  • Skin reactions (can be serious or life threatening and require immediate medical attention)

Sexual Side Effects:

Reduced libido has been considered a rare side effect of topiramate, but we doubt that it has been well studied. Sexual side effects in general are not well researched. One study in the journal Headache reported several case reports of women who developed anorgasmia (inability to achieve orgasm) while taking topiramate.

The authors from the Headache Institute at Roosevelt Hospital in New York concluded:

“Physicians need to be aware of the potential for topiramate to cause sexual side effects, and should inquire about these symptoms in patients for whom this agent has been prescribed.”

More recently, a systematic review of 17 studies of patients on topiramate found that approximately 9 percent reported sexual dysfunction or libido disorders, while 2 percent complained of anorgasmia (Chen et al, Epilepsy & Behavior, Aug. 2017).

We are glad you and your wife are talking about these issues. That is better than pretending that they do not exist. You may also find our Guide to Headaches & Migraines of interest.

Share your own story with Topamax (topiramate) below:

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    A small dose of Topomax has stopped my increasing bouts of migraines. However, after disappointing sex, with failure to achieve the great O , I have just come to this realization: it’s either moments of exquisite pleasure or unending hours of relentless headache pain.

    After days and months in bed with the latter, I’ll try to pretend the former. Meg Ryan in “Sleepless in Seattle” is a good place to begin. Keep your insensitive lover and stop suffering.

    I have been taking Topiramate for about ten years for Neuropathy symptoms. It does work, but there are some side effects. Recently, I learned I have kidney stones which are stationary and not moving. My Nuerologist informed me that it has recently been discovered that taking Topiramate can cause kidney stones to form. Add this one to the list of other side effects. However, if I don’t take this medication the resulting pain in my feet I experience becomes debilitating. Therefore, it is a double-edge sword that becomes a question of the lesser of two evils.

    I am now 65 years old and over the years I have been virtually badgered by doctors to take BP meds eventhough my home recordings for several years show a stable and within safe limit readings. When visiting for annual physicals or minor illness they are relentless. The bottom line to this is we must be informed and smart about the chemicals that are forced upon us. Not to say that sometimes a pharmaceutical is helpful but not always. And, if you go the non-pharmaceutical route be prepared and patient as two things will happen. First your physician will not want to hear anything about it and secondly it takes a bit longer to see results. As a man I have found it quite interesting that if I want to do something different from medical advice I am sat upon but women can always say my body, my choice about very serious matters.

    After years of caring for myself I am now only on 5mg of lisinopril and soon will be able to leave it behind…I hope. Me and my wife take virtually NO medications, she takes none and me the lisinopril.

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    I am 47 just started topamax a week ago 50mg, twice a day. Horrible side effects from headaches to constant nausea.

    My anxiety has gotten worse but on top of all this when I went to see my bf a few days ago I am now not able to reach orgasm.

    This has never happened to me before. I don’t think this pill is right for me.

    This is the first forum about Topirimate (Topamax) that has given me hope.
    I too have stopped being able to achieve orgasm during sex with my husband. We have been married 27 years and it has NEVER been a problem until I started taking Topirimate in February.

    I had no idea what was causing it and this is what I suspected.
    I have felt “almost suicidal” at times, because I had no idea what was wrong with me even after seeing several specialists.

    I’ve been doing my own research, and through the process of elimination, I realized it had to be the medication. It is the ONLY thing that changed between February this year and today.

    As a result, I’ve asked my Dr to let me lower my dosage or even stop it completely.

    I was taking 2-25mg tablets morning and evening and starting today have titrated down to 25 mg morning and 25 mg evening.
    For those of you experiencing tge same problem as myself, did you stop the medicine entirely or just go to a lower dose?

    If so, what dose helped your sex life go back to “normal”

    I am exactly like you. Been married 22 years & sex with him was always the one perfect, reliable aspect to my life. Then after being on this drug that completely changed.

    I’ve started Botox shots now so my dose could be lowered in the hopes that helps. My migraines are too life-debilitating to completely stop.

    Seriously, take a look at Black Seed Oil

    My condition is complicated.

    I’ve been addicted on tramadol for about 10 years, failed to quit many times, the last time was more than 1 year, during this period l used antidepressant, I was hoping that my craving, my depression, mode and lipido will return to normal, but lastly i have decided to return to tramadol even i put im my consideration the side effects that i will face, the most annoying to me are difficulty to get the drug as it is prohibited and l have to pass with it through airport every time i go to my country as her in the country i live and work it is extremely unavailable, other disadvantages include loss of lipido with the high doses i talk, that cause many family troubles, short term memory loss and difficult remembring, hand shaking ( tremors ), lack of power and excessive sweeting also are big problems.

    Also, I’ve reached a very high dose daily that I’ve got many seizure attacks, i used leviteracetam for the last few months to prevent seizures, it works well with seizures, beside it i used propranolol to control tremors, after a while i developed severe depression and loss of interrest, my lipido became nil, every things relates to love i have lost. Lipido, erection and orgasm, i stopped leviteracetam ( keppra ) for one weak but i got a seizure attack with lower dose as usual so i ve started using it again untill now, today i ve read many articles about many drugs which relates to my condition.

    The most interresting within was topiramate as it not only controls seizures but also inhibits sweeting, tremors and one of the best drug that help with withdrawal symptoms, addiction is the main problem in my life, i dont know how i will be addicted all of my life and what tramadol would affect me with time, first few years with using tramadol it was a magic drug for me, overcome my sad and depressive mode which i feel since childhood, made me talkative, trust my self, no more sleep disturbance which i have also since childhood but now tramadol is not effective like before.

    I feel depression and sad for long periods, sleep most of the day, avoid people even responding to calls and chating, i am very wory also that it may destroy my brain cells permenantly as some researches recently talk about, as usual i am thinking to withdraw again, but when and how and if so shall i be able to go through my life without it, really i became hopless and i think in death every day as if happen to me i will get rid of this addict brain and body, i hope it will be soon but after I make a good life for my wife, daughter and son so they wouldnt suffer without me.

    What I’ve read about topiramate today has given my a big hope as it may make me tolerate life without tramadol or with low dose. The last thing i have searched about is the effect of the drug on lipido, what i have read did not affect my decision to try it as All of the drugs that l am using has killed my sexual life and i am sure that topirmate will not be more serious regarding this point, i think that my lipido will improve day after day with topiramate if it helped me stop keppra, propranolol and at least tappering down tramadol dose to the least dose that help me go through my life.
    I ve decided to get and use topiramate next sunday, after 2 days, I will save that site to write my experience with that, i hope so and l hope it will be helpfull to all.
    Aibrahim

    I just stopped the medicine. I am hoping my sex life goes back to normal.

    I have been on Topamax since 1990 or so for epilepsy. It is the first drug that has so successfully controlled my seizures. I sometimes wonder how different I would be without it. But its either this, or seizures or another drug. The devil or the deep blue sea.

    Hello ladies, if you are taking Topmax I know how you feel, I thought I was the only one until my sister found this website for me. I have been on this for most of my life , I say 25yrs . When my (mgs) are down the sex drive is up but when the (mgs) are up nothing. But I also have other problems going on , I had a tubelergiation done in 1997. We lost a baby, and we can have anymore. Then I had a hysterectomy done. After all this I think I lost everything inside of me, the feeling of performing for my husband. I have tried different migrain med’s but I had a reaction to them all. I also know menaplas is going to make problems for me too, because I will be 50 at the end of the yrs. Happy ? me.

    I’ve been on Topirmate for quite a few years. It’s caused the demise of my 25.5 year marriage and now my boyfriend left me because of my lack of reaching orgasm when I was multi orgasmic in the past. The interest is there and the feeling is there, but reaching orgasm is NOT there and it began with taking Topirimate. When I don’t take Topirmate, the horrible migraines begin and last all night long. Is there something I can do or take to curb this? I miss the relationships I had. This medication, as I need it, may end my chances of ever having a life partner ever again.

    I am 43 yr old female my dr. Recently increased my dosage to 200 mg. & my sex drive has gone thru the roof insane…. like some gave me some weird sex drug or something. I am wondering if anyone else has had this side effect & if it subsides with time? It is becoming very distracting while at work for sure.

    This medication has just about split me and my partner up.
    My girlfriend JS has been on this nine months for the treatment of C-PTSD

    Not only does she not want sex, but we have not shared the bed in over a year.

    There are too many side effects to this tablet, and my opinion is that it should be banned !!!

    I have been on this med for a week now. I have been a pop drinker for 20+ yrs. I no longer like pop which that is great I am losing weight. I take 25 mg a night. I dont have side effects when i am sleeping. Do not take it in the morning the mental part got a hold of me. I could not drive nor think straight.

    It’s absolutely insane what crazy side effects my wife’s been having! Including the dreaded No sexual desire! I’m at a point in my marriage where I’m worried that it’s me, and taking things way too personal concerning this. If I can figure out a better method to relieve her migraines, I’ll suggest it. Till then,I’m stuck feeling unwanted and 100% abstinent from just one stupid medication!
    I love her, regardless of what this medication or condition puts us through!

    I have a seizure Disorder. I am 31 year old female found out I have seizures 9 years ago on April 20, 2006. I had the biggest seizure. I was put on dilation and found out I was pregnant with my oldest child. I took keppra 500 mg twice a day for eight years little sex drive horrible mood swings. I recently seen my neurologist and she just added Topiramate 50mg twice daily. I still no sex drive. My husband is wonderful because he knows I need this medicine but I still want to hold up my wife duty and please him. Any ideas

    I’m experiencing the same thing since my wife started topamax. Once with an SSRI she experienced anorgasmia, but she cared about that result and ended up switching to another anti depressant. This time she doesn’t care. Haven’t had a serious talk yet but it’s coming. It is also making a person with frequent irritability into someone with 24/7 irritability. All gains made with the anti depressant have been nullified.

    If your wife is only suffering from migraines not seizures she may do well with fiorinal with codeine I have had migraine since a child and have tried everything only thing that seems to help and quickly without side effects and because I don’t know when they’re coming on like most its fast and effective. If she does have seizures works well with kepra good luck!

    I’ve had headaches since age 4, and severe, debilitating migraines over 45 years. Menopause did not end them. I was put on Topamax, lowest dose, and there was slight relief. When we tried to increase the dose, I “heard things” (auditory hallucinations), dizzy, watched my hair fill my hair brush, and always hot. We reduced the dosage again. I was also heat intolerant. I rarely sweated, couldn’t leave my air conditioned house (lived in Florida) and gained weight from inactivity. I also had problems with words, memory and hair loss. I finally stopped it after 5 years. It took 1 year before I could have my car window open at 70 degrees outside. (Normally the a/c was blasting.) It’s taken 5 years and I can now tolerate 80 degrees in Idaho summers. Above that makes me sick (nausea, headache, flushed – and I barely sweat). My hair never grew back fully. I still have problems with memory and words.

    The migraines are still frequent and severe, but the thought of not being able to even walk the dog in the summer holds me back from trying again. It also messed with my libido, which is still really strong. I have a list covering 2 pages of foods that trigger my migraines. I am also sensitive to perfumes and scents, and have no luck avoiding those at work (air fresheners in the bathrooms, etc.). I would love to go out to restaurants but I never know if a heavily perfumed woman will sit by me or if msg is in the seasoning ( sometimes chefs don’t know what is in the blend or in the delivered food). I’ve also found chocolate and peanut butter in Mexican dishes which also makes me sick. In Florida, the barometric pressure change of weather and hurricanes would trigger the migraines, too.

    I use imitrix (sumatriptan) for the migraines and remember the old days of taking cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine). Medications truly need to be weighed with relief vs. new problems from side effects. My current life is quiet with all my meals controlled and only work causing the headaches. I can’t face the side-effects of Topiramate at this time. When my quality of life changes, I’ll again have to weigh the drugs/side effects vs. avoidance of triggers. My Mom swears by acupuncture for her headaches, but I am still seeking a doctor in my new city. I wouldn’t recommend Topamax to others (or most of the drugs my doc keeps trying to push) unless your quality of life demands it. I think the decision is quite personal, and although you affects others with drug side effects, missing dinners, dates, and travel due to migraine effects a lot of people, too. I appreciate all that have shared their experience with the drug, and understand the frustrations faced. Thanks and God bless.

    Topomax is considered as one of the best medicine for migraines and headaches. Even though it has certain drastic side effects that has mentioned in this post. A doctor consultation. how much intake is essential, and any alternate solutions also needs to be searched.

    I started getting migraines when I was 13, and I have literally tried every migraine medication on the market. I was put on Topamax at 14, and now 13 years later my migraines are very manageable. I’ve tried taking myself off it, but I can’t function. I do have side effects (memory issues, taste problems, fatigue, some weight loss, low libido, etc) but none of them compare to debilitating migraines that last for multiple weeks.

    Each person handles medication differently. So to make a blanket statement that Topamax is bad and to stay away from it, gives people an unfair picture of this medication. Topamax has been a lifesaver for me and many others that I know.

    If I have to pick sex drive or a pain free and functional life, I choose to be able to function. Without topamax I have debilitating migraines daily. One that even Demerol won’t touch. It’s not safe to take imitrex more than 8 times a month due to increase in risk of stroke so that’s put for me too. I have to have something to prevent them, not just treat them. If I can’t even move or get out of bed because I’m in so much pain, I’m not having sex anyway. I would pick topamax over that everyday of the week..and I do pick it. Yes it causes problems. Yes it’s hard. But I’m able to work, play with my kids, enjoy my life. I will give up my sex drive for that.

    I’ve been using topiramate for a few months now and boy I regret it… my sexual life is a mess, I have developed not only severe libido issues but ED issues as well. This product did help me with my migraines but literally killed my sex life. I am trying to detox myself from it reducing the dosage and hopefully quit soon… If you are not taking it… please do not start, unless you don’t have and don’t want to have a sex life.

    I am a 53 year old woman, diagnosed with Epilepsy 10 years ago. My Doctor put me on Keppra, it was a new drug at the time, but I did fine. In 2005 I was put on Topamax, for 6 years. I did experience some side effects… loss of taste, weight loss, the inability to gain weight, some hair loss. But for me, the worst side effect was Kidney Stones. Topamax is so hard on your internal organs. It’s just not worth it when there are safer drugs available. I have been back on Keppra since 2011 and I am doing so much better with no side effects.

    There are many very good medications for migraines these days. The one that works for me is Imitrex (actually, its generic Sumatriptan). Your wife will have to find which works for her and does not affect her libido!

    I feel you didn’t get it.. I thought he is being very considerate.. Perhaps sex isn’t important to you, but this is a 34 yr. old male after all.
    I am way past my sex life at 78, but feel it’s an important part of marriage and life. I also thought he was being very considerate in talking about it with his wife, instead of perhaps cheating.

    There is some hope. I suffered the same side effect after going on 100mg Topamax. I had zero sex drive and no interest. However, the effect faded after few months. Unfortunately, the aphasia and word association problems are still with me years after beginning therapy. I too wish there was another way but I’ve tried every other form of therapy with little result.

    I agree that what you eat is EXTREMELY important. A list of the usual triggers can easily be found, also through individual experience. Drugs such as Imitrex, which is now thankfully, in generic form, can be very helpful.

    This is a good point, common triggers are wine, cheese, chocolate, but there are many others. I once had a patient write down everything he ate for a week, and it was quite easy to see that his trigger was always chocolate. 8 years later I asked him if he was having migraines, and he said only when he gives in and eats chocolate. For the record, I do not think that the questioner is a pig to be concerned about the effects on his marriage. I am sorry for the rude comments made by another writer above.

    Earlier today I posted a comment that included 5 or 6 studies regarding chiropractic and acupuncture helping get rid of migraines. It has not been posted, not sure why, but I would definitely consult one or both. If it doesn’t resolve – it should not take long – then I would definitely see a functional medicine doctor who will evaluate all of the various things that could be causing them and find out what’s going on. One thing’s for sure, the migraines are not caused by a deficiency in Topamax. Best thing to do is to get down to the bottom of the problem.

    I was prescribed Topiramate for a while, for migraines, but it apparently caused another side effect not listed above. I was having large bladder stones develop, and my urologist didn’t get the connection with this med. Fortunately my primary care doc did find this connection and took me off the Topiramate. Meanwhile I still await a migraine solution other than Excedrin which I must take almost before the headache strikes. Anyway… if you’re on this med, pay attention to your urinary tract pain.

    Gabapentin also works on seizures. I take it for sleep and it is very effective. It was made for seizures originally. Any comments?

    You might want to look into food sensitivities. I work with a lot of migraine patients and often certain foods are provoking the migraines. Once you remove those foods, the migraines stop. No more need for meds. This could solve a number of problems.
    Check online for Mediator Release Testing (MRT) for more information. That’s the test I use with my patients and it’s very accurate. Every single one of my migraine patients is living migraine-free by adhering to the results. Hope that helps!

    @ DV you said, “You might want to look into food sensitivities. I work with a lot of migraine patients and often certain foods are provoking the migraines. Once you remove those foods, the migraines stop. No more need for meds. This could solve a number of problems.
    Check online for Mediator Release Testing (MRT) for more information. That’s the test I use with my patients and it’s very accurate. Every single one of my migraine patients is living migraine-free by adhering to the results. Hope that helps!”

    Very, very interesting; I’ll look for the MRT on line as suggested. Btw, I witnessed how one lifetime sufferer of major migraine headaches achieved total remission simply by adopting a gluten-free lifestyle, so I know what you are suggesting is true. It’s not a matter of belief when you live with the evidence of headaches vs no headaches every day for 17+ years.

    I was prescribed Topamax for migraine headaches which they did help but it caused me to lose my appitite for foods in general. I lost 12 lbs and this is not what I wanted or needed as I weigh 113 lbs.
    I told the Dr. and he immediately took me off the med and I started eating again. He told me that they are starting to use it for people that are overweight and I was very surprised when I read the list of side effects that you had that it was not one of the items listed.

    I asked my Dr for something to help with weight loss, (i.e appetite control), and she prescribe Topamax. I’ve been taking it for about 2-3 weeks and I’ve lost a couple pounds, not much to brag about. But I can’t stand the taste of my beloved beer now, my bowels seem to have locked up for the last 5 days, I have pins and needles in my hands and feet, I can’t think straight, and I’ve woke up WITH a freaking headache for the last week!!! No thank you, this medicine will kill me before all this fat does!

    As a migraine sufferer for 35 years I encourage your wife to RUN, not walk, to a functional medicine doctor or nutritionist who will help her identify the possible food triggers that are directly or indirectly causing her migraines.
    I have restricted or eliminated wheat, dairy, and soy from my diet and it has made a world of difference. I seldom have headaches now compared to 2 a month previously.
    A friend who is also a migraine sufferer has had similar success by eliminating gluten. Drugs (and I have been on many) did not address the root cause. I wish I had known this 35 years ago!

    If your wife is taking this drug for the prevention of migraines you sound like an inconsiderate pig. You obviously have never had a migraine and don’t care if she continues to suffer from them. Personally, you give me a headache as you seem more concerned with YOUR sex life than her health concerns. Have you tried setting the scene for a little romance once in awhile? Maybe some soft music, candles, a small gift (nothing huge) just a token of your affection to help get her in the mood.

    I literally laughed out loud at your suggestion. Music, candles and gifts don’t overcome effects of chemicals on a person’s body. Like telling a drunk person to just focus better and walk straight.

    My wife has been dealing w/ this migraines for the past 2 years as the result of an accident. A nuerologist prescribed Her topamax and I was so excited that her migraines finally stopped. Now she has no interest in sex. None. We’ve been together for 8 yrs and this isn’t not the life! Her attitude has changed along with this lack of sex. I can’t take this man. I’m so happy for her not being in pain but I feel like I’m gonna explode. Arguments arise outta nowhere cause I’m always angry. Other girls are telling me how they wish I wasn’t married. It’s too tempting but I know it’s purely selfish. I don’t wanna go down this road but something’s gotta give. I have never had a break from taking care of her since the accident either so maybe that’s a factor as well.

    The Duke Evidence Report, 2006, found that chiropractic is effective for headaches, and the chiropractic patients had way fewer side effects than the medication group, and the benefits lasted longer. Worth a try!

    Because of a traumatic fall many years ago I had debilitating headaches. This went on for many years until I was referred to a Pettibon Chiropractor.
    In less than two months of treatment and home exercises I was able to drive again and get a life. I’d had cranial manipulation and that helped with the dizziness and lucidity problem but it didn’t take care of the pain.
    For many years I have mentored home school families. Just this last year I had a mom do a quick check on her son to see if he had a head neck problem. He did, so she traveled to a town about an hour away to get her son treated.
    Not only did the Pettibon Chiropractor solve the son’s head/neck problem but he took a look at the mom and figured out that she had a problem as well. Her lifelong problem with migraines was solved.
    Head/neck and spine alignment problems can cause a lot of physical and mental problems. If you are willing to do the work, then this treatment could be an answer to your prayers.

    There is substantial evidence and research that Brain or EEG Biofeedback will provide an effective non-medicine form of treatment. It works in 6 to 15 sessions for migraines -it is painless. EEG Biofeedback, often called Neurofeedback, has been around in since the late 60s.

    After reading the side effects I can’t imagine why anyone would take this RX. I have had migraines all my life and have family history. I take Midrin at onset which short circuits my visual and pain symptoms. I may have to take another one in a few hours but have no side effects. Keep looking until you find a med that works for you. I believe this med sounds untenable.

    I don’t know if the purpose of this website is to push drugs or not but, if not, I think the above couple – and others going through the same thing – would be happy to know that there are many, many studies showing that chiropractic and acupuncture have been very successful at helping with migraines.
    Here are a few of the studies: http://www.healthcmi.com/acupuncturist-news-online/734-migraineacudrug, http://www.healthcmi.com/acupuncturist-news-online/768-headachest36li20, http://www.journalchiromed.com/article/S1556-3707(12)00006-5/abstract; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3368974/, http://migraine.com/migraine-statistics/ http://migraine.com/complimentary-and-alternative-therapies/chiropractic-therapy/, http://www.news-medical.net/news/2005/05/22/10268.aspx
    No drugs, no side effects. You and your wife get your life back.

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