Topirimate-induced burning mouth syndrome

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Burning mouth syndrome is a chronic pain condition characterized by burning, painful sensations within the oral cavity. A patient developed symptoms of burning mouth syndrome after initiating topiramate treatment for headache prevention. The symptoms resolved when the medication was discontinued, and the association was replicated upon re-challenge of the drug.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1383-1385
Number of pages3
Issue number8
StatePublished - Sep 1 2010


  • burning mouth syndrome
  • neuropathic pain
  • stomatodynia
  • topiramate

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology

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