Diazepam, Concerta, Risperdal, Depakote for a 16-year old boy
This is a personalized study for a 16 year old male patient who has Aggression, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3 male patients aged 16 (±5) who take the same drugs from FDA and social media.
What are the drugs
Diazepam (latest outcomes from 32,911 users) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Concerta (latest outcomes from 10,374 users) has active ingredients of methylphenidate hydrochloride. It is often used in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Risperdal (latest outcomes from 42,211 users) has active ingredients of risperidone. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Depakote (latest outcomes from 30,913 users) has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
What are the conditions
Aggression (latest reports from 161,459 patients) can be treated by Risperdal, Seroquel, Risperidone.
Adhd (adhd-mental disorders that develop in children) (latest reports from 52,523 patients) can be treated by Vyvanse, Concerta, Adderall 20, Adderall 30, Ritalin, Adderall Xr 30.
Autism spectrum disorder (developmental disabilities that can cause significant social, communication and behavioural challenges) (latest reports from 925 patients) can be treated by Risperdal, Abilify, Risperidone.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 3 males aged 12 (±5) who take Diazepam, Concerta, Risperdal, Depakote are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: Aggression, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Diazepam (diazepam)
- Concerta (methylphenidate hydrochloride)
- Risperdal (risperidone)
- Depakote (divalproex sodium)
eHealthMe real world results:
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
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* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Kevin Peters Ph.d on Mar, 4, 2013:
Sammy, I'm a white 45 male; just wanted to agree on that Klonopin remark. When I was 21 I had my second kidney transplant which was a BAD issue all together, at any rate the hospital did not include my medications taken at home after my surgery. I went thru the worst hallucinations and jerking and seizures you could ever possibly imagine. This went on for almost 3 1/2 weeks before we decided to have me taken OUT of the hospital and relocated before they ended up taking my life. Then the whole staff of paychology including the chief of psychiatry cane in my room to see what they could do, Finallu. During one of my few moments of clarity the C.O.F after blaming me if talking "drugs" prior to my transplant listened to my word of telling him the meds I was on before being admitted. After asking when was the last time I had received my Klonopin and me not knowing, he then reviewed the charts, and didn't see me receiving this med once. He stormed out of the room of about 9 docs and came back in with two Klonopin; for the first time in almost 4 weeks and after three surgeries the first 72 hours I was hospitalized, I was sleeping like a baby, for about 49 hours with NO MORE hallucinations, or seizures or jerking! I finally got out of there without a kidney since that kidney was supposed to go to another man named the same as I in a different city! I do take Xanax and probably always will. The half life on Klonopin is much different hence one if its dangers, Nevwr Ever stop this drug cold! I've been on dialysis 25 1/2 years now and suffered from intense skin cancers, but have fought and done all I can do to live a normal as possible life, working full time except when I'm in yet another surgery, over 32 general anesthetic procedures since 1987. I was the youngest boy-man to ever be on the USA soccer team ready to play in the Korea 1988 Olympics. What a change in life.....
All the Best,
chris on Jun, 4, 2011:
i have been taking clonzepam and trazedone and my speech is a very hoarse voice, I am wondering if if my speech problem is from these drugs's side effects.
TwoDimes on Apr, 15, 2012:
Upon occasion, I, too, have become hoarse and from the use of Klonopin. I was VERY hoarse when I tried to cold turkey off of 4mgs of Klonopin. I am now down to 1.5mgs per day and, still, (as I said, upon occasion, I become hoarse. I am sure that the use of Klonopin is the causative factor. - TwoDimes -
SammySushi on Jul, 10, 2012:
Omigosh, never cold turkey clonopin, esp that high of a dose. My dad had a major seizure and hallucinations doing so.
Christophe on Nov, 13, 2012:
I suffer from Hypothyroidism, High Cholesterol & Cancer survivor because of Zyprexa use and previously being prescribed Carbamezapine causing Thyroid damage. My best advice to you if you don't want Hypothyroidism is have regular blood tests, Thyroid damage can be undetected for up to 5 years with no symptoms found on regular blood tests prematurally. Make sure you buy iodised salt to use on food when eating this will help reduce your risk of getting Hypothyroidism. two signs of Hypothyriodism which the Carbamezapine & Zyprexa medication boxes labels wont tell you is if your face becomes puffed up, red or sun sensitive while taking these medications this is a sign of Hypothyroidism. It wont be found on your blood test but later on it could appear out of the blue. The other sign to look for is baldness or hair loss on your head, this is another symptom. I hope these comments will help you. You have to weight up the benefits and negatives taking medications if you decide to take these medicines or not. It depends on how you cope with the drug side effects.
AUDREY on Dec, 16, 2012:
STARTED TAKING DILTIAZEM 60 MG AND I AM VERY CONSTIPATED. 70 YEARS OLD, HEART SURGERY A FAST HEART RATE....
Sonya on Feb, 24, 2013:
You definately need to take a stool softener...straining during defication can cause major problems in people with cardiac problems.
Stillaguamish on Sep, 6, 2014:
My heart breaks for you and I'm so sorry you had to go through all that. I recently had two surgeries and was outraged at hospital treatment. I had to demand my regular meds and when they gave in, they only gave me 3 of 6
Concerta XL = 108 mg (morning)
Depakote 500 mg (afternoon)
Promethazine 25mg (Night)
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Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Concerta for ADHD reported by 1,315 people (updated 45 minutes ago)
- Risperdal for Autism Spectrum Disorder reported by 12 people (updated 1 day ago)
- Depakote for ADHD reported by 6 people (updated 3 hours ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- Adhd (72 drugs in 10,744 reports) (updated 20 hours ago)
- Aggression (5 drugs in 28 reports) (updated 11 months ago)
- Autism Spectrum Disorder (3 drugs in 28 reports) (updated 2 days ago)
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