Valproic acid and Narcotic abuse - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data

Summary:

Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Valproic acid, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Valproic acid and have Narcotic abuse. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 26,865 people who have side effects when taking Valproic acid 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.



On Jun, 25, 2022

26,865 people reported to have side effects when taking Valproic acid.
Among them, 247 people (0.92%) have Narcotic abuse.


What is Valproic acid?

Valproic acid has active ingredients of valproic acid. It is often used in epilepsy. eHealthMe is studying from 27,201 Valproic acid users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Narcotic abuse?

Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) is found to be associated with 2,090 drugs and 1,539 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Valproic acid and Narcotic abuse reports submitted per year:

Could Valproic acid cause Narcotic abuse?

Time on Valproic acid when people have Narcotic abuse *:

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Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Valproic acid*:

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Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Valproic acid *:

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Common drugs people take besides Valproic acid *:

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Common side effects people have besides Narcotic abuse *:

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Common conditions people have *:

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Valproic acid and have Narcotic abuse?

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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.



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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on valproic acid (the active ingredients of Valproic acid) and Valproic acid (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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