Depakote and Drug level increased - from FDA reports
Drug level increased is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Convulsion. This review analyzes which people have Drug level increased with Depakote. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38,658 people who have side effects when taking Depakote from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 05, 2017
38,658 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 212 people (0.55%) have Drug level increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people have Drug level increased *:
- < 1 month: 33.33 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.81 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.9 %
- 2 - 5 years: 11.9 %
- 5 - 10 years: 4.76 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Drug level increased when taking Depakote *:
- female: 50.78 %
- male: 49.22 %
Age of people who have Drug level increased when taking Depakote *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 6.85 %
- 10-19: 12.33 %
- 20-29: 15.75 %
- 30-39: 12.33 %
- 40-49: 14.38 %
- 50-59: 28.77 %
- 60+: 9.59 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Convulsion (25 people, 11.79%)
- Schizophrenia (15 people, 7.08%)
- Schizoaffective Disorder (9 people, 4.25%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (8 people, 3.77%)
- Hallucinations (8 people, 3.77%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zyprexa (19 people, 8.96%)
- Cogentin (15 people, 7.08%)
- Clozapine (15 people, 7.08%)
- Clonazepam (13 people, 6.13%)
- Celexa (12 people, 5.66%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Convulsion (33 people, 15.57%)
- Arrhythmias (26 people, 12.26%)
- Tremor (20 people, 9.43%)
- Weakness (19 people, 8.96%)
- Loss Of Consciousness (19 people, 8.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Hey there ehealth! I'm William, and I do take Restoral & Depakote. I'm a brain cancer Survivor. Had a Left Temperal Lobe Malignant tumor, about the size of a "tennis ball!" 2 separate surgeries ('06 & '08), & 1 round of TA Radiation therapy ('09). I've been in remission since 2009, yet I ...
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?
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 ...
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I have an open CPS case and have not done any drugs other than my psych meds prescribed to me. I have a no contact order with my children bc I showed up positive. I was eager to get my results back only to show up for cocaine. I take generics, perphenazine for trilafon, dexmethylphenidate for ...
At a complete loss. Recently took a hair follicle test for work and it came back as positive for cocaine! So got fired. Haven't used any cocaine since 1984. I take Depakote for bipolar disorder but nothing else. I'm a 60 year old make and don't even drink or smoke. Anyone with similar ...
Flabbergasted. Recently took a hair follicle test for work and tested positive for cocaine. I'm a 60 year old male who has been clean and sober for 8 years. As to cocaine, haven't used any since 1984! Marijuana was always drug of choice. I've no idea how to clear this up. Anyone have a similar ...