Review: Depakote and Olanzapine drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Depakote and Olanzapine. It is created by eHealthMe based on 4,425 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Depakote (latest outcomes from 30,846 users) has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Olanzapine (latest outcomes from 11,548 users) has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 4,425 people who reported to have interactions when taking Depakote, Olanzapine are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Depakote (divalproex sodium)
- Olanzapine (olanzapine)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Depakote, Olanzapine:(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)||1,863|
|Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||1,334|
|Blood Cholesterol Increased||1,034|
|Blood Triglycerides Increased||1,008|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||715|
|Hyperglycaemia (high blood sugar)||649|
|Diabetic Ketoacidosis (diabetic ketoacidosis (dka) is high concentrations of ketone bodies)||475|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||321|
|Obesity (a medical condition in which excess body fat)||278|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Depakote, Olanzapine:(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)||599|
|Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||436|
|Blood Triglycerides Increased||398|
|Blood Cholesterol Increased||395|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||274|
|Hyperglycaemia (high blood sugar)||222|
|Diabetic Ketoacidosis (diabetic ketoacidosis (dka) is high concentrations of ketone bodies)||159|
|Obesity (a medical condition in which excess body fat)||115|
|Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas)||95|
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 * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Depakote (divalproex sodium) is often used to treat bipolar disorder. Olanzapine (olanzapine) 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:
- Depakote is used in:
- Olanzapine is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Depakote alternatives:
- Olanzapine alternatives:
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