Review: could Depakote er cause Tremor?
Summary: Tremor is found among people who take Depakote er, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Klonopin, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 3,287 people who have side effects while taking Depakote er from FDA and social media. Among them, 164 have Tremor. Find out below who they are, when they have Tremor and more.
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Depakote er has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 3,679 Depakote er users)
Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body) has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 70,863 Tremor patients)
On Feb, 5, 2015: 3,285 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote er. Among them, 164 people (4.99%) have Tremor.
Time on Depakote er when people have Tremor * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tremor when taking Depakote er * :
Age of people who have Tremor when taking Depakote er * :
Severity of Tremor when taking Depakote er ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tremor ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (70 people, 42.68%)
- Depression (37 people, 22.56%)
- Convulsion (31 people, 18.90%)
- Anxiety (27 people, 16.46%)
- Epilepsy (24 people, 14.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Klonopin (21 people, 12.80%)
- Depakote (19 people, 11.59%)
- Seroquel (19 people, 11.59%)
- Divalproex sodium (16 people, 9.76%)
- Lamictal (15 people, 9.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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