Review: could Depakote cause Increased Thirst?


Summary

Increased thirst is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 33,356 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 67 have Increased thirst. Find out below who they are, when they have Increased thirst and more.

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Depakote

Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Depakote 38,406 users)

Increased Thirst

Increased thirst (latest reports from 3,408 Increased thirst patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

33,356 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 67 people (0.2%) have Increased Thirst


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Depakote cause Increased thirst?

Time on Depakote when people have Increased Thirst *:

  • < 1 month: 22.22 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 22.22 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 22.22 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 22.22 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 11.11 %

Gender of people who have Increased Thirst when taking Depakote *:

  • female: 34.85 %
  • male: 65.15 %

Age of people who have Increased Thirst when taking Depakote *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.61 %
  • 10-19: 8.06 %
  • 20-29: 12.9 %
  • 30-39: 16.13 %
  • 40-49: 40.32 %
  • 50-59: 12.9 %
  • 60+: 8.06 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (22 people, 32.84%)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (7 people, 10.45%)
  • Diabetic Neuropathy (7 people, 10.45%)
  • Asthma (7 people, 10.45%)
  • Schizophrenia (6 people, 8.96%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zyprexa (36 people, 53.73%)
  • Seroquel (20 people, 29.85%)
  • Geodon (17 people, 25.37%)
  • Prozac (15 people, 22.39%)
  • Risperidone (14 people, 20.90%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Polyuria (43 people, 64.18%)
  • Weight Increased (16 people, 23.88%)
  • Hypertension (15 people, 22.39%)
  • Hyperglycaemia (15 people, 22.39%)
  • Diabetes Mellitus (15 people, 22.39%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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