Depakote and Ammonia increased - from FDA reports
Ammonia increased is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Dilantin, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 36,649 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA. Among them, 344 have Ammonia increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Ammonia increased and more.
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Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Depakote 39,089 users)
Ammonia increased has been reported by people with hepatitis c, epilepsy, hepatic neoplasm malignant, convulsion, high blood pressure (latest reports from 3,935 Ammonia increased patients).
On Feb, 11, 2017
36,649 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 344 people (0.94%) have Ammonia Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people have Ammonia Increased *:
- < 1 month: 42.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 20.41 %
- 6 - 12 months: 16.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.12 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.16 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.04 %
- 10+ years: 4.08 %
Gender of people who have Ammonia Increased when taking Depakote *:
- female: 44.98 %
- male: 55.02 %
Age of people who have Ammonia Increased when taking Depakote *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 4.23 %
- 10-19: 11.27 %
- 20-29: 10.8 %
- 30-39: 18.31 %
- 40-49: 17.84 %
- 50-59: 22.07 %
- 60+: 15.49 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (34 people, 9.88%)
- Convulsion (30 people, 8.72%)
- Epilepsy (16 people, 4.65%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (9 people, 2.62%)
- Depression (7 people, 2.03%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperdal (17 people, 4.94%)
- Dilantin (17 people, 4.94%)
- Seroquel (16 people, 4.65%)
- Abilify (16 people, 4.65%)
- Klonopin (14 people, 4.07%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Confusional State (31 people, 9.01%)
- Fatigue (29 people, 8.43%)
- Convulsion (26 people, 7.56%)
- Confusion (25 people, 7.27%)
- Depressed Level Of Consciousness (19 people, 5.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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