Review: taking Depakote er and Prevacid together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Depakote er and Prevacid together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Depakote er and Prevacid. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 923 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Depakote Er

Depakote er has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Depakote er 4,448 users)

Prevacid

Prevacid has active ingredients of lansoprazole. It is often used in gastrooesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Prevacid 48,908 users)

On Sep, 14, 2016

923 people who take Depakote Er, Prevacid are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Depakote er and Prevacid drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Depakote Er:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Prevacid:
  • < 1 month: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Depakote Er:
  • female: 62.0% - (5 of 8 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
Prevacid:
  • female: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Depakote Er:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)
Prevacid:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 40-49: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • confusional state
  • hyponatraemia
  • large intestine perforation
  • multi-organ failure
  • pneumomediastinum
  • subcutaneous emphysema
  • blood pressure increased
  • chest pain
  • frequent headaches
  • heart pounding
1 - 6 months:
  • vomiting
  • pyrexia
  • dehydration
  • pancreatitis
  • abdominal pain
  • colitis
  • diarrhoea
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • malaise
  • pseudocyst
6 - 12 months:
  • aggression
  • agitation
  • ammonia increased
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • catatonia
  • contusion
  • epistaxis
  • fatigue
  • hepatic enzyme increased
1 - 2 years:
  • blood pressure increased
  • chest pain
  • frequent headaches
  • heart pounding
  • heart rate increased
  • stomach pain
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • hallucination
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • vaginal odour
2 - 5 years:
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • insomnia
  • back pain
  • breast cancer in situ
  • mitral valve incompetence
  • multiple sclerosis relapse
  • muscle spasms
  • ammonia increased
  • delirium
  • drug level decreased
5 - 10 years:
  • abdominal discomfort
  • nausea
10+ years:
  • obesity
  • breast mass
  • perirectal abscess
  • thrombosis
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • anticoagulation drug level above therapeutic
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • diabetic ketoacidosis
  • thrombophlebitis superficial
not specified:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • diabetes mellitus
  • fall
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • nausea
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • vomiting

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • nausea
  • headache
  • vomiting
  • fall
  • insomnia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
male:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • weight decreased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • drug ineffective
  • fall
  • dizziness
  • pain
  • agitation

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • arthritis
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • convulsion
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • dyspnoea
  • haematochezia
  • hypercalcaemia
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • hypertension
2-9:
  • lethargy
  • pneumonia
  • death
  • encephalopathy
  • hypotension
  • hypothermia
  • hypoventilation
  • palpitations
  • septic shock
  • tachycardia
10-19:
  • pancreatitis
  • vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • dehydration
  • diarrhoea
  • contusion
  • tardive dyskinesia
  • colitis
  • pyrexia
  • confusional state
20-29:
  • drug ineffective
  • suicide attempt
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • agitation
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • insomnia
  • pancreatitis
30-39:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • back pain
  • pain in extremity
  • pancreatitis
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • weight increased
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • ill-defined disorder
40-49:
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • hyperhidrosis
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • pain
  • depression
  • fall
50-59:
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • headache
  • mania
  • hypertension
  • fall
  • somnolence
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
60+:
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • weight decreased
  • anaemia
  • vomiting
  • blood glucose increased
  • oedema peripheral
  • nausea
  • contusion

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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