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 Xanax, and have Contraception.
We study 20,046 people who have side effects while taking Valium from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Bipolar ii disorder. Find out below who they are, when they have Bipolar ii disorder and more.
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Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 21,816 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 depression, acne, stress and anxiety, insomnia, quit smoking.(latest reports from Bipolar ii disorder 2,213 patients)
On Dec, 3, 2014: 20,046 people reported to have side effects when taking Valium. Among them, 9 people (0.04%) have Bipolar Ii Disorder.
Time on Valium when people have Bipolar ii disorder * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Bipolar ii disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Bipolar ii disorder when taking Valium * :
|Bipolar ii disorder||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Bipolar ii disorder when taking Valium * :
|Bipolar ii disorder||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||54.55%||9.09%||36.36%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Bipolar ii disorder when taking Valium ** :
How people recovered from Bipolar ii disorder ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (6 people, 66.67%)
- Fibromyalgia (2 people, 22.22%)
- Tremor (2 people, 22.22%)
- Pain (2 people, 22.22%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (2 people, 22.22%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (7 people, 77.78%)
- Wellbutrin (7 people, 77.78%)
- Seroquel (7 people, 77.78%)
- Geodon (7 people, 77.78%)
- Olux (6 people, 66.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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