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A study for a 59-year old woman who takes Depakote Er, Phentermine Hydrochloride

Summary: 3 female patients aged 59 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 59 year old female patient who has Seizure - generalized, Lose weight. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Depakote er has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 3,686 Depakote er users)

Phentermine hydrochloride has active ingredients of phentermine hydrochloride. It is often used in weight loss. (latest outcomes from 1,738 Phentermine hydrochloride users)

What are the conditions

Seizure - generalized (a seizure involving the entire body) can be treated by Keppra, Dilantin, Lamictal, Tegretol, Topamax, Depakote. (latest reports from 790 Seizure - Generalized patients)

Lose weight can be treated by Phentermine Hydrochloride, Phentermine, Adipex-p, Alli, Meridia, Garcinia Cambogia. (latest reports from 20,369 Lose Weight patients)

On May, 20, 2015: 3 females aged 53 (±5) who take Depakote Er, Phentermine Hydrochloride are studied

Depakote Er, Phentermine Hydrochloride outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 53

Gender: female

Conditions: Seizure - generalized, Lose weight

Drugs taking:
- Depakote Er - 500MG (divalproex sodium): used for 1 - 6 months
- Phentermine Hydrochloride - 37.5MG (phentermine hydrochloride): used for < 1 month

eHealthMe real world results:

Drug effectiveness over time :

n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/an/an/an/an/an/an/aRash Generalised
Wound Infection Staphylococcal
Joint Swelling
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Dyspnoea Nos
Fatigue
Cardiac Murmur Nos

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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You are not alone! Join a related support group:
- support group for people who have Lose Weight
- support group for people who have Seizure - Generalized
- support group for people who take Depakote Er
- support group for people who take Phentermine Hydrochloride

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • My psych just started me on Depakote and lowered my doses of Tegretol and Lamictal as ive been rapid cycling for months now. I've only taken one 250mg tablet last night and I felt crazy energetic in the morning, and now in the evening I have a tension headache, feel like a zombie, am confused, trembling a bit, and crying.

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