Depakote and Sleeplessness - from FDA reports
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. This review analyzes which people have Sleeplessness 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, 23, 2017
38,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 1,285 people (3.37%) have Sleeplessness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people have Sleeplessness *:
- < 1 month: 27.27 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.64 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.55 %
- 1 - 2 years: 11.36 %
- 2 - 5 years: 31.82 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.68 %
- 10+ years: 5.68 %
Gender of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Depakote *:
- female: 60.25 %
- male: 39.75 %
Age of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Depakote *:
- 0-1: 0.51 %
- 2-9: 2.43 %
- 10-19: 6.69 %
- 20-29: 10.85 %
- 30-39: 16.63 %
- 40-49: 23.02 %
- 50-59: 24.85 %
- 60+: 15.01 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (352 people, 27.39%)
- Depression (212 people, 16.50%)
- Stress And Anxiety (132 people, 10.27%)
- Pain (108 people, 8.40%)
- Sleep Disorder (101 people, 7.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (345 people, 26.85%)
- Zyprexa (194 people, 15.10%)
- Xanax (154 people, 11.98%)
- Risperdal (143 people, 11.13%)
- Klonopin (140 people, 10.89%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (327 people, 25.45%)
- Depression (278 people, 21.63%)
- Headache (256 people, 19.92%)
- Fatigue (240 people, 18.68%)
- Agitation (214 people, 16.65%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Depakote 40,584 users)
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