Review: could Depakote cause Renal failure?
This is a review of Renal failure (Acute kidney failure) by studying 29,382 people who take Depakote. We analyze: the time on Depakote when people have Renal failure, gender and age of these people, the severity of Renal failure, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Depakote. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Depakote (latest outcomes from 29,928 users) has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder, bipolar i disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Depakote include weight increased, convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis, fatigue, diabetes.
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 423,966 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 28,455 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 307 people (1.08%) have Renal Failure.
Time on Depakote when people have Renal failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal failure||42.11%||28.95%||0.00%||13.16%||7.89%||7.89%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Renal failure when taking Depakote * :
|Renal failure||45.59%||54.41% |
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Depakote * :
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.37%||1.49%||6.32%||17.10%||26.77%||21.19%||26.77% |
Severity of Renal failure when taking Depakote ** :
How people recovered from Renal failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (60 people, 19.54%)
- Depression (44 people, 14.33%)
- Affective disorder (33 people, 10.75%)
- Schizophrenia (33 people, 10.75%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (23 people, 7.49%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (97 people, 31.60%)
- Zyprexa (84 people, 27.36%)
- Risperdal (72 people, 23.45%)
- Abilify (55 people, 17.92%)
- Haldol (53 people, 17.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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