Depakote and Odynophagia - from FDA reports
Odynophagia is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lexapro, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Odynophagia 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 Apr, 21, 2017
38,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 6 people (0.02%) have Odynophagia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people have Odynophagia *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 100 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Odynophagia when taking Depakote *:
- female: 50 %
- male: 50 %
Age of people who have Odynophagia when taking Depakote *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 20 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 40 %
- 50-59: 20 %
- 60+: 20 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hepatitis C (1 person, 16.67%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (1 person, 16.67%)
- Diuretic Therapy (1 person, 16.67%)
- Bipolar Ii Disorder (1 person, 16.67%)
- Bipolar Disorder (1 person, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Tegretol (1 person, 16.67%)
- Prilosec Otc (1 person, 16.67%)
- Neupogen (1 person, 16.67%)
- Mirtazapine (1 person, 16.67%)
- Lexapro (1 person, 16.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Weight Decreased (3 people, 50.00%)
- Insomnia (3 people, 50.00%)
- Headache (3 people, 50.00%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (3 people, 50.00%)
- Chest Pain (3 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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