Review: could Valproic Acid cause Colitis Ulcerative?


Colitis ulcerative is reported only by a few people who take Valproic Acid. We study 10,718 people who have side effects while taking Valproic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Colitis ulcerative. Find out below who they are, when they have Colitis ulcerative and more.

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Valproic Acid

Valproic acid has active ingredients of valproic acid. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Valproic acid 13,817 users)

Colitis Ulcerative

Colitis ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer) has been reported by people with acne, ulcerative colitis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 49,543 Colitis ulcerative patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

10,718 people reported to have side effects when taking Valproic Acid.
Among them, 5 people (0.05%) have Colitis Ulcerative

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Valproic acid cause Colitis ulcerative?

Gender of people who have Colitis Ulcerative when taking Valproic Acid *:

  • female: 80 %
  • male: 20 %

Age of people who have Colitis Ulcerative when taking Valproic Acid *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Sleep Disorder (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Smoking Cessation Therapy (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Epilepsy (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Colitis Ulcerative (1 person, 20.00%)
  • Acne (1 person, 20.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zofran (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Wellbutrin (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Remeron (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Cipro (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Asacol (4 people, 80.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Increased (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Headache (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Clostridium Difficile Colitis (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Anaemia (4 people, 80.00%)
  • Abscess (4 people, 80.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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