Depakote and Narcotic abuse - from FDA reports


Summary

Narcotic abuse 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 Seroquel, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Narcotic abuse with Depakote. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38,658 people who have side effects when taking Depakote from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 20, 2017

38,658 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 102 people (0.26%) have Narcotic abuse


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Depakote cause Narcotic abuse?

Time on Depakote when people have Narcotic abuse *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 50 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Depakote *:

  • female: 38.78 %
  • male: 61.22 %

Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Depakote *:

  • 0-1: 1.2 %
  • 2-9: 1.2 %
  • 10-19: 6.02 %
  • 20-29: 22.89 %
  • 30-39: 22.89 %
  • 40-49: 30.12 %
  • 50-59: 12.05 %
  • 60+: 3.61 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (23 people, 22.55%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (19 people, 18.63%)
  • Schizophrenia (13 people, 12.75%)
  • Sleep Disorder (12 people, 11.76%)
  • Back Pain (9 people, 8.82%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (49 people, 48.04%)
  • Klonopin (29 people, 28.43%)
  • Risperdal (26 people, 25.49%)
  • Lexapro (25 people, 24.51%)
  • Ativan (25 people, 24.51%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Diabetes (26 people, 25.49%)
  • Suicidal Ideation (22 people, 21.57%)
  • Drug Dependence (22 people, 21.57%)
  • Back Pain (22 people, 21.57%)
  • Chest Pain (19 people, 18.63%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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