Topamax for binge eating

Patient

Q: Hello! A couple of years ago, I went on topamax for migraines as directed by a neurologist, and noticed while on it that it alleviated the urge to over-eat (I struggled with binge eating). I no longer take the topamax for migraines, but now struggle with binge eating after going off. Would my GP be able to prescribe topamax based on this account?

Symptoms:  Binge eating
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