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Review: could Depakote cause Splenomegaly?
We study 29,591 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 56 have Splenomegaly. Find out below who they are, when they have Splenomegaly and more.
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Depakote (latest outcomes from 30,913 users) has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Splenomegaly (enlargement of spleen) (latest reports from 39,313 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, hiv infection, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c.
On Aug, 27, 2014: 29,588 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 56 people (0.19%) have Splenomegaly. They amount to 0.14% of all the 39,281 people who have Splenomegaly on eHealthMe.
Time on Depakote when people have Splenomegaly * :
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Gender of people who have Splenomegaly when taking Depakote * :
Age of people who have Splenomegaly when taking Depakote * :
Severity of Splenomegaly when taking Depakote ** :
How people recovered from Splenomegaly ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (5 people, 8.93%)
- Sleep disorder (5 people, 8.93%)
- Ill-defined disorder (3 people, 5.36%)
- Agitation (3 people, 5.36%)
- Bipolar i disorder (2 people, 3.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ativan (20 people, 35.71%)
- Xanax (17 people, 30.36%)
- Lasix (13 people, 23.21%)
- Imodium (12 people, 21.43%)
- Zometa (12 people, 21.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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