Trokendi XR is an anticonvulsant drug used to prevent seizures and treat migraines. It does this by affecting a number of chemicals in the brain that help reduce seizure activity. Trokendi XR is an extended-release medication, meaning that the drug is released into the body slowly and has steadier, longer-lasting effects than normal release medications.
Trokendi XR belongs to a class of drugs known as anticonvulsants that you can choose to use alone or with other drugs to control and prevent seizures. You can also use this medication to prevent migraine headaches. This drug works by affecting chemicals that are in your brain to help in reducing seizure activity. You should not use Trokendi XR if you have metabolic acidosis and taking medications that contain metformin. This medication has several side effects that may cause serious effects to your body. Ensure that you contact your healthcare provider in case you notice any effects that may be caused by Trokendi XR.