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 . We study 36,649 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA. Among them, 298 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Depakote 39,089 users)
Muscle pain has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 107,864 Muscle pain patients).
On Feb, 02, 2017
36,649 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 298 people (0.81%) have Muscle Pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people have Muscle Pain *:
- < 1 month: 46.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 3.57 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.71 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Depakote *:
- female: 66.44 %
- male: 33.56 %
Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Depakote *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 1.32 %
- 10-19: 4.39 %
- 20-29: 5.7 %
- 30-39: 20.61 %
- 40-49: 30.26 %
- 50-59: 25.44 %
- 60+: 12.28 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (51 people, 17.11%)
- Depression (40 people, 13.42%)
- Pain (29 people, 9.73%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (22 people, 7.38%)
- Stress And Anxiety (16 people, 5.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (48 people, 16.11%)
- Zoloft (37 people, 12.42%)
- Zyprexa (36 people, 12.08%)
- Neurontin (36 people, 12.08%)
- Xanax (30 people, 10.07%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weakness (84 people, 28.19%)
- Joint Pain (80 people, 26.85%)
- Headache (80 people, 26.85%)
- Fatigue (64 people, 21.48%)
- Dizziness (56 people, 18.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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