Review: could Valproic acid cause Premature baby?
Summary: Premature baby is found among people who take Valproic acid, especially for people who are female, 0-1 old, also take medication Phenytoin, and have Drug exposure during pregnancy.
We study 9,153 people who have side effects while taking Valproic acid from FDA and social media. Among them, 32 have Premature baby. Find out below who they are, when they have Premature baby and more.
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Valproic acid has active ingredients of valproic acid. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 9,308 Valproic acid users)
Premature baby has been reported by people with hiv infection, depression, epilepsy, stress and anxiety, birth control. (latest reports from 11,805 Premature baby patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 9,152 people reported to have side effects when taking Valproic acid. Among them, 32 people (0.35%) have Premature Baby.
Time on Valproic acid when people have Premature baby * :
Gender of people who have Premature baby when taking Valproic acid * :
|Premature baby||54.84%||45.16% |
Age of people who have Premature baby when taking Valproic acid * :
|Premature baby||62.50%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||12.50%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Premature baby when taking Valproic acid ** :
How people recovered from Premature baby ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Drug exposure during pregnancy (10 people, 31.25%)
- Epilepsy (5 people, 15.62%)
- Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 6.25%)
- Hiv test positive (2 people, 6.25%)
- Maternal drugs affecting foetus (1 people, 3.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Phenytoin (7 people, 21.88%)
- Carbamazepine (6 people, 18.75%)
- Topamax (3 people, 9.38%)
- Perphenazine (2 people, 6.25%)
- Combivir (2 people, 6.25%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Topamax, Depakene, Lantus for a 27-year old man with Seizures, Seizure - Grand Mal, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
- A study of side effects of Valproic Acid for a 60-year old man with Anxiety. The patient has Restlessness (not able to rest)
- A study of drug interactions between Zarontin, Dilantin, Klonopin, Tegretol, Neurontin, Depakene, Depakote, Lamictal for a 29-year old woman with Epilepsy. The patient has Chronic Pain
- A study of side effects of Depakene for a 22-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Dyspnea (difficult or laboured breathing)
- A study of side effects of Valproic Acid for a 25-year old woman with Petit Mal Epilepsy. The patient has Optic Atrophy (the loss of a proportion of optic disc nerve fibres)
Recent Valproic acid related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Depakene, Topamax for a 5-year old boy who has Seizures
- Comparions of Quetiapine Fumarate, Valproic Acid for a 28-year old man who has Hypomania
- Comparions of Tegretol-xr, Depakene for a 24-year old man who has Epilepsy
- Comparions of Flurazepam Hydrochloride, Lorazepam, Valproic Acid, Methamphetamine Hydrochloride, Olanzapine for a 27-year old man who has Borderline Personality Disorder
- Comparions of Insulin, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Emsam, Oxycontin, Valproic Acid for a 58-year old man who has Neuropathy Peripheral
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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