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 . We study 36,649 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA. Among them, 1,235 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 Depakote 39,085 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, multiple sclerosis, pain, insomnia (latest reports from 207,226 Sleeplessness patients).
On Feb, 18, 2017
36,649 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 1,235 people (3.37%) have Sleeplessness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people have Sleeplessness *:
- < 1 month: 26.74 %
- 1 - 6 months: 15.12 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.65 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.14 %
- 2 - 5 years: 31.4 %
- 5 - 10 years: 6.98 %
- 10+ years: 6.98 %
Gender of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Depakote *:
- female: 60.21 %
- male: 39.79 %
Age of people who have Sleeplessness when taking Depakote *:
- 0-1: 0.53 %
- 2-9: 2.42 %
- 10-19: 6.74 %
- 20-29: 10.63 %
- 30-39: 16.95 %
- 40-49: 23.16 %
- 50-59: 24.63 %
- 60+: 14.95 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (346 people, 28.02%)
- Depression (207 people, 16.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (127 people, 10.28%)
- Pain (104 people, 8.42%)
- Sleep Disorder (95 people, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (338 people, 27.37%)
- Zyprexa (191 people, 15.47%)
- Xanax (150 people, 12.15%)
- Risperdal (136 people, 11.01%)
- Klonopin (133 people, 10.77%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (321 people, 25.99%)
- Depression (271 people, 21.94%)
- Headache (253 people, 20.49%)
- Fatigue (235 people, 19.03%)
- Agitation (207 people, 16.76%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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