Autism is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are male, 2-9 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Paxil, and have Depression . We study 29,120 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 have Autism. Find out below who they are, when they have Autism and more.
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Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Depakote 33,660 users)
Autism (a mental condition, present from early childhood, characterized by difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts) has been reported by people with pseudotumor cerebri, drowsiness, insomnia, blood prolactin increased, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 1,976 Autism patients).
On Aug, 26, 2016
29,120 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 40 people (0.14%) have Autism
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I took depakote for around twenty years. I had an MRI showing a T2-flair last year. I have almost all MS symptoms currently. I am no longer taking depakpte. I crave to eat the kind of thngs myelin is made of: like protein, meat connective tissue. High potasium foods, fat, cheese, green leaves, and I am testng to see if alkaline water made with ordnary baking soda, helps currently, as my skin is acid and disolves metal, so my acid body may be disolving my faytty meylin even wen I try to replenish it with these things. Self talk type hypnosis seems to help as does exercse. Does anyone have any advice for me?
My grandson is 12. He started taking depakote 4 months ago. He has been having blue bowels, all of a sudden, and vomiting, along with severe stomach cramps. Is this happening with anyone else? if so, what needs to be done?
I am desperate to find some help, my son is 13 years old with Cerebral Palsy he was born premature at 28 weeks due to twin to twin, around the age of 5 he started having marked episodes, he would stay awake for 5 days in a row, laugh hysterically for hours, or he would have episodes that he ...
My son and I have not had an easy life so the last thing i want to do is have him on medication that could harm him. I have MS, so i am concerned, given my medical history. I just want him to happy and healthy again. It has been ongoing for years, and he is 15 now. on depakote and remeron for 3 ...
I took depakote for around twenty years. I had an MRI showing a T2-flair last year. I have almost all MS symptoms currently. I am no longer taking depakpte. I crave to eat the kind of thngs myelin is made of: like protein, meat connective tissue. High potasium foods, fat, cheese, green leaves, ...
I took Dandelion Rt. for my enlarged liver and it interacted with Depakote. Also, I just learned that L-Carnitine is another one that you cannot take with Depakote. I was told by a friend, that I could take an aspirin, but after reading online, I decided to wait. If you have any suggestions ...
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