Depakote and Muscle pain - from FDA reports
Muscle pain is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Muscle pain with Depakote. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38,095 people who have side effects when taking Depakote from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 09, 2017
38,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 306 people (0.8%) have Muscle Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people have Muscle Pain *:
- < 1 month: 44.83 %
- 1 - 6 months: 24.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.9 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.34 %
- 2 - 5 years: 13.79 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Depakote *:
- female: 66.67 %
- male: 33.33 %
Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Depakote *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.28 %
- 10-19: 4.68 %
- 20-29: 5.96 %
- 30-39: 20.0 %
- 40-49: 29.79 %
- 50-59: 25.53 %
- 60+: 12.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (51 people, 16.67%)
- Depression (40 people, 13.07%)
- Pain (29 people, 9.48%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (22 people, 7.19%)
- Stress And Anxiety (17 people, 5.56%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (50 people, 16.34%)
- Zyprexa (37 people, 12.09%)
- Zoloft (37 people, 12.09%)
- Neurontin (36 people, 11.76%)
- Xanax (30 people, 9.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (86 people, 28.10%)
- Joint Pain (83 people, 27.12%)
- Headache (81 people, 26.47%)
- Fatigue (67 people, 21.90%)
- Pain (58 people, 18.95%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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