Review: could Depakote cause Sleeplessness (Insomnia)?
Summary: Sleeplessness is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 29,624 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 970 have Sleeplessness. Find out below who they are, when they have Sleeplessness and more.
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Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 30,950 Depakote users)
Sleeplessness (a sleep disorder in which there is an inability to fall asleep or to stay asleep as long as desired) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 131,509 Sleeplessness patients)
On Mar, 23, 2015: 29,624 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 970 people (3.27%) have Sleeplessness.
Time on Depakote when people have Sleeplessness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Depakote * :
Age of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Depakote * :
Severity of Sleeplessness when taking Depakote ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sleeplessness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (319 people, 32.89%)
- Depression (187 people, 19.28%)
- Insomnia (105 people, 10.82%)
- Pain (100 people, 10.31%)
- Anxiety (97 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (278 people, 28.66%)
- Zyprexa (186 people, 19.18%)
- Paxil (130 people, 13.40%)
- Xanax (126 people, 12.99%)
- Risperdal (124 people, 12.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Recent Depakote related drug comparison:
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