Review: could Depakote cause Libido decreased?
Summary: Libido decreased is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Wellbutrin, and have Depression.
We study 29,624 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 52 have Libido decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Libido decreased and more.
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Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 30,950 Depakote users)
Libido decreased (loss of interest in sex) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, stress and anxiety, hair loss, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 6,298 Libido decreased patients)
On Feb, 11, 2015: 29,616 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 52 people (0.18%) have Libido Decreased.
Time on Depakote when people have Libido decreased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Libido decreased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Libido decreased when taking Depakote * :
|Libido decreased||24.07%||75.93% |
Age of people who have Libido decreased when taking Depakote * :
|Libido decreased||0.00%||0.00%||7.14%||2.38%||28.57%||33.33%||16.67%||11.90% |
Severity of Libido decreased when taking Depakote ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Libido decreased||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Libido decreased ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Libido decreased||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (12 people, 23.08%)
- Bipolar disorder (9 people, 17.31%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 7.69%)
- Parkinson's disease (4 people, 7.69%)
- Nausea (4 people, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Wellbutrin (13 people, 25.00%)
- Risperdal (12 people, 23.08%)
- Zyprexa (8 people, 15.38%)
- Ativan (7 people, 13.46%)
- Seroquel (7 people, 13.46%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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