Review: Seroquel and Depakote
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Seroquel and Depakote. It is created by eHealthMe based on 5,032 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 4, 2014: 5,032 people who reported to have interactions when taking Seroquel, Depakote are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Seroquel (quetiapine fumarate)
- Depakote (divalproex sodium)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Seroquel, Depakote:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)||3,852|
|Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||3,801|
|Blood Cholesterol Increased||1,900|
|Hyperglycaemia (high blood sugar)||1,010|
|Obesity (a medical condition in which excess body fat)||800|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||753|
|Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control||706|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Seroquel, Depakote:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||1,207|
|Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)||1,207|
|Blood Cholesterol Increased||1,089|
|Blood Triglycerides Increased||841|
|Obesity (a medical condition in which excess body fat)||540|
|Hyperglycaemia (high blood sugar)||519|
|Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood)||402|
|Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control||400|
|Diabetic Neuropathy (neuropathic disorders that are associated with diabetes mellitus)||360|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder
- Sleep disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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On eHealthMe, Seroquel (quetiapine fumarate) is often used to treat bipolar disorder. Depakote (divalproex sodium) is often used to treat bipolar disorder. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Seroquel is used in:
- Depakote is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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Comments from related studies:
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Insomnia since starting Divalproex and Quetiapine Fumarate and thus behavoir issues and agitation has increased.
Since my mothers death, 5 years ago have had increasing nightmares along with, severe depression, memory loss and anxiety. Have had all the problems except for the nightmares before her death. Nightmares are so bad, all though of stress from present and future mixed all together making crazy dreams. Wake up shaking, headaches, heart racing, fear. Talking and screaming in my sleep, tired all day, thinking of nightmares can't concentrate, heart palpitates during the day, tremors, confusion affecting me at work, fear of losing job
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