Depakote and Death - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Death is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.
The phase IV clinical study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 47,968 people who have side effects when taking Depakote from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe enables everyone to run phase IV clinical trial to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor effectiveness. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Most recently, phase IV clinial trails for COVID 19 vaccines have been added, check here.
47,968 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 747 people (1.56%) died.
What is Depakote?
Depakote has active ingredients of divalproex sodium. It is often used in bipolar disorder. eHealthMe is studying from 50,780 Depakote users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.
Number of Depakote and Death reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people died *:
Gender of people who died when taking Depakote*:
Age of people who died when taking Depakote *:
Common drugs people take besides Depakote *:
Common side effects people have before they died *:
Common conditions people have *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study?
You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Depakote:
- Depakote (50,780 reports)
COVID vaccines that are related to Death:
- Death in Moderna COVID Vaccine
- Death in Pfizer BioNTech Covid Vaccine
- Death in Johnson and Johnson Covid Vaccine
Expand to all the drugs that have ingredients of divalproex sodium:
- Death and drugs with ingredients of divalproex sodium (1,019 reports)
Common drugs associated with Death:
All the drugs that are associated with Death:
- Death (4,254 drugs)
Common conditions associated with Death:
All the conditions that are associated with Death:
- Death (3,693 conditions)
How the study uses the data?
The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on divalproex sodium (the active ingredients of Depakote) and Depakote (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.
Who is eHealthMe?
With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ peer-reviewed medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).
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