Depakote and Tinnitus - from FDA reports
Tinnitus is found among people who take Depakote, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Paxil, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Tinnitus with Depakote. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38,658 people who have side effects when taking Depakote from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Oct, 21, 2017
38,658 people reported to have side effects when taking Depakote.
Among them, 171 people (0.44%) have Tinnitus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Depakote when people have Tinnitus *:
- < 1 month: 12.5 %
- 1 - 6 months: 43.75 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 6.25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.5 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 25.0 %
Gender of people who have Tinnitus when taking Depakote *:
- female: 57.05 %
- male: 42.95 %
Age of people who have Tinnitus when taking Depakote *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 8.66 %
- 20-29: 5.51 %
- 30-39: 14.17 %
- 40-49: 31.5 %
- 50-59: 31.5 %
- 60+: 8.66 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (16 people, 9.36%)
- Depression (14 people, 8.19%)
- Psoriatic Arthropathy (12 people, 7.02%)
- Migraine (11 people, 6.43%)
- Affective Disorder (7 people, 4.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Paxil (18 people, 10.53%)
- Seroquel (17 people, 9.94%)
- Topamax (16 people, 9.36%)
- Valium (14 people, 8.19%)
- Vioxx (13 people, 7.60%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (44 people, 25.73%)
- Fatigue (41 people, 23.98%)
- Dizziness (34 people, 19.88%)
- Weight Increased (31 people, 18.13%)
- Insomnia (30 people, 17.54%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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