Review: could Depakote cause Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness?


Summary

Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 33,356 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,253 have Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness. Find out below who they are, when they have Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness 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 38,407 users)

Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness

Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness has been reported by people with pain, diarrhea, insomnia, fatigue, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 271,261 Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness patients).

On Sep, 18, 2016

33,356 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 1,253 people (3.76%) have Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Depakote cause Lack of strength, muscle weakness, weakness?

Time on Depakote when people have Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness *:

  • < 1 month: 21.15 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.85 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.62 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.5 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.65 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 10.58 %
  • 10+ years: 8.65 %

Gender of people who have Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness when taking Depakote *:

  • female: 62.13 %
  • male: 37.87 %

Age of people who have Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness when taking Depakote *:

  • 0-1: 0.39 %
  • 2-9: 2.13 %
  • 10-19: 5.81 %
  • 20-29: 7.65 %
  • 30-39: 14.42 %
  • 40-49: 20.62 %
  • 50-59: 23.91 %
  • 60+: 25.07 %

Severity if Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness when taking Depakote **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 40 %
  • severe: 60 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Lack Of Strength, Muscle Weakness, Weakness **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (157 people, 12.53%)
  • Depression (125 people, 9.98%)
  • Pain (74 people, 5.91%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (67 people, 5.35%)
  • Convulsion (67 people, 5.35%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (175 people, 13.97%)
  • Risperdal (154 people, 12.29%)
  • Zyprexa (143 people, 11.41%)
  • Synthroid (117 people, 9.34%)
  • Klonopin (113 people, 9.02%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Nausea (235 people, 18.75%)
  • Fatigue (223 people, 17.80%)
  • Dizziness (206 people, 16.44%)
  • Headache (205 people, 16.36%)
  • Fall (175 people, 13.97%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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