Review: could Valium cause Bipolar Ii Disorder?


Summary

Bipolar ii disorder is found among people who take Valium, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Geodon, and have Contraception . We study 22,879 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Bipolar ii disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Bipolar ii disorder and more.

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Valium

Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 24,487 users)

Bipolar Ii Disorder

Bipolar ii disorder (characterized by at least one episode of hypomania and at least one episode of major depression) has been reported by people with rashes, drowsiness, insomnia, memory loss, fatigue (latest reports from 3,335 Bipolar ii disorder patients).

On Aug, 30, 2016

22,879 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium.
Among them, 10 people (0.04%) have Bipolar Ii Disorder


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Valium cause Bipolar ii disorder?

Time on Valium when people have Bipolar Ii Disorder *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 100 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Bipolar Ii Disorder when taking Valium *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Bipolar Ii Disorder when taking Valium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 60 %
  • 30-39: 10 %
  • 40-49: 30 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Bipolar Ii Disorder when taking Valium **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Bipolar Ii Disorder **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (6 people, 60.00%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Bipolar Ii Disorder (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Bipolar 2 (2 people, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Xanax (7 people, 70.00%)
  • Wellbutrin (7 people, 70.00%)
  • Topamax (7 people, 70.00%)
  • Seroquel (7 people, 70.00%)
  • Geodon (7 people, 70.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Mitral Valve Incompetence (6 people, 60.00%)
  • Drug Abuse (6 people, 60.00%)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (6 people, 60.00%)
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (6 people, 60.00%)
  • Alcohol Abuse (6 people, 60.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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