Review: how effective is Depakote er for Depression?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 29, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.3/5
Long term ratings: 4.5/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Depakote er (divalproex sodium) is for Depression. The study is based on 10 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Depakote er
Depakote er (latest outcomes from 3,670 users) has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Depression (latest reports from 1,149,017 patients) can be treated by Zoloft, Cymbalta, Prozac, Lexapro, Celexa, Wellbutrin Xl.
On Aug, 29, 2014: 10 people are studied for taking Depakote er in Depression
Depakote er effectiveness for Depression (number of people):
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From this study (11 months ago):
I was on depakote from 2000 until 2003 for migraines and depression/anxiety due to bad divorce and custody sitution. I felt it was not helpful so I titrated off in late 2003-2004. I was diagnosed with pancreatitis in 2004. It has never resolved and no cause has been found.
From this study (1 year ago):
took first desmopressin last night
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