Review: could Depakote cause Multiple sclerosis?
This is a review of Multiple sclerosis by studying 29,382 people who take Depakote. We analyze: the time on Depakote when people have Multiple sclerosis, gender and age of these people, the severity of Multiple sclerosis, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Depakote. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Depakote (latest outcomes from 30,846 users) has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder, bipolar i disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Depakote include weight increased, convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis, fatigue, diabetes.
Multiple sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath) (latest reports from 265,349 patients) has been reported by people with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, depression, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 29,382 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 130 people (0.44%) have Multiple Sclerosis.
Time on Depakote when people have Multiple sclerosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Multiple sclerosis||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Depakote * :
|Multiple sclerosis||75.45%||24.55% |
Age of people who have Multiple sclerosis when taking Depakote * :
|Multiple sclerosis||0.00%||5.62%||3.75%||5.00%||16.88%||36.25%||26.88%||5.62% |
Severity of Multiple sclerosis when taking Depakote ** :
How people recovered from Multiple sclerosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple sclerosis (86 people, 66.15%)
- Pain (18 people, 13.85%)
- Convulsion (14 people, 10.77%)
- Petit mal epilepsy (12 people, 9.23%)
- Oedema (10 people, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Avonex (64 people, 49.23%)
- Neurontin (33 people, 25.38%)
- Rebif (28 people, 21.54%)
- Betaseron (26 people, 20.00%)
- Baclofen (23 people, 17.69%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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