Review: could Depakote cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash 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 Lamictal, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 29,629 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 803 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash and more.
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Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 30,959 Depakote users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,070 Rash patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 29,624 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 832 people (2.81%) have Rash.
Time on Depakote when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Depakote * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Depakote * :
Severity of Rash when taking Depakote ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (255 people, 30.65%)
- Convulsion (87 people, 10.46%)
- Depression (80 people, 9.62%)
- Pain (75 people, 9.01%)
- Epilepsy (69 people, 8.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lamictal (248 people, 29.81%)
- Seroquel (141 people, 16.95%)
- Depakote er (137 people, 16.47%)
- Zyprexa (83 people, 9.98%)
- Geodon (82 people, 9.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Levemir, NovoRapid, Implanon for a 28-year old woman with Diabetes, Birth Control. The patient has Rash
- A study of side effects of Co-codamol for a 29-year old woman with Neck Pain. The patient has Rash Generalised
- A study of side effects of Depakote for a 41-year old woman with Mood Stabilizer.
- A study of drug interactions between Ibuprofen, Amlodipine Besylate, Nexium for a 55-year old woman with Pain, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Increased Thirst, Dry Skin, Diarrhea, Skin Rash, Hair Loss
- A study of drug interactions between Quetiapine Fumarate, Klonopin, Divalproex for a 25-year old woman with Sleep Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Anxiety Disorder, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Lower Abdominal Pain
Recent Depakote related drug comparison:
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