Review: could Depakote cause Tinnitus?
Summary: Tinnitus is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Depakote er, and have Pain.
We study 29,629 people who have side effects while taking Depakote from FDA and social media. Among them, 148 have Tinnitus. Find out below who they are, when they have Tinnitus and more.
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Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 30,959 Depakote users)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 20,273 Tinnitus patients)
On Apr, 4, 2015: 29,624 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote. Among them, 150 people (0.51%) have Tinnitus.
Time on Depakote when people have Tinnitus * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Depakote * :
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Depakote * :
Severity of Tinnitus when taking Depakote ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tinnitus ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (36 people, 24.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (24 people, 16.00%)
- Affective disorder (18 people, 12.00%)
- Epilepsy (15 people, 10.00%)
- Migraine (15 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Depakote er (52 people, 34.67%)
- Atenolol (25 people, 16.67%)
- Folic acid (22 people, 14.67%)
- Phenergan (22 people, 14.67%)
- Toprol-xl (22 people, 14.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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