Review: could Depakote cause Muscle pain (Muscle aches)?
Summary: 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 29,605 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 258 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 30,936 Depakote users)
Muscle pain (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 73,445 Muscle pain patients)
On Dec, 29, 2014: 29,601 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 257 people (0.87%) have Muscle Pain.
Time on Depakote when people have Muscle pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle pain||59.38%||28.12%||3.12%||6.25%||3.12%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Depakote * :
|Muscle pain||65.83%||34.17% |
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Depakote * :
|Muscle pain||0.00%||2.21%||4.87%||5.75%||23.89%||26.99%||25.22%||11.06% |
Severity of Muscle pain when taking Depakote ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (50 people, 19.46%)
- Depression (39 people, 15.18%)
- Pain (22 people, 8.56%)
- Convulsion (20 people, 7.78%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 7.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (45 people, 17.51%)
- Zoloft (40 people, 15.56%)
- Neurontin (38 people, 14.79%)
- Klonopin (33 people, 12.84%)
- Zyprexa (32 people, 12.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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