Review: could Depakote cause Ammonia increased?
We study 29,585 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 301 have Ammonia increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Ammonia increased and more.
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Depakote (latest outcomes from 30,907 users) has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Ammonia increased (latest reports from 12,637 patients) has been reported by people with hepatitis c, hepatic neoplasm malignant, convulsion, epilepsy, high blood pressure.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 29,585 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 301 people (1.02%) have Ammonia Increased. They amount to 2.38% of all the 12,637 people who have Ammonia Increased on eHealthMe.
Time on Depakote when people have Ammonia increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Ammonia increased||49.09%||20.00%||12.73%||7.27%||7.27%||1.82%||1.82% |
Gender of people who have Ammonia increased when taking Depakote * :
|Ammonia increased||44.65%||55.35% |
Age of people who have Ammonia increased when taking Depakote * :
|Ammonia increased||0.00%||2.99%||10.68%||15.81%||17.52%||16.24%||20.51%||16.24% |
Severity of Ammonia increased when taking Depakote ** :
How people recovered from Ammonia increased ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (39 people, 12.96%)
- Convulsion (36 people, 11.96%)
- Bipolar i disorder (16 people, 5.32%)
- Epilepsy (11 people, 3.65%)
- Depression (8 people, 2.66%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Depakote er (72 people, 23.92%)
- Atenolol (35 people, 11.63%)
- Aspirin (25 people, 8.31%)
- Folic acid (24 people, 7.97%)
- Carbamazepine (22 people, 7.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I had this happen to me all the time. I changed to taking my dosage of suboxone to once in the late morning lunch time period and once before I got to sleep. Taking it spread out during the day and near bedtime keeps your receptors sufficiently blocked all day and night so you don't start experiencing terrors at night due to withdrawal. Helped me tremendously and I can honestly say those night terrors I experienced during withdrawal and weaning periods were some of the most horrific experiences I have ever gone through in my entire life. One you start to wean off, cut down slivers each week or two -- take your time
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