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Is weight gain inevitable on Depakote?

I will be starting the medication next week and am terrifed of gaining weight. I'm on the hearvier side which has a lot to do with my depression, anxiety, negative self-image, mood swings etc. ...

Posted 3 Jul 2012 17 answers

Depakote ER 500 mg?

I just received this medicine today to treat headaches/migraines. I've been reading through the reviews and I'm concerned with the side effects of hair loss and weight gain. I wanted to ...

Posted 7 days ago 3 answers

Heart palpitations a side effect of valproic acid (Depakene/Depakine/Depakote)?

Hi, Had to take 250 mg of Depakine (Depakene/depakote) for my mood (subscribed from my housedoctor. Took it 11 days. Quit on monday because of severe side effects (heavy legs, sweating, heart ...

Posted 12 days ago 2 answers

Any longterm effects after taking depakote for over 15 following years?

pelvic burning pain upon waking and peripheral neuropathy 24/7.

Posted 3 Feb 2015 1 answer

I have been on Depakote for over 20 years I'm now experiencing tremors could the Depakote be causing

... this or should I be concerned it's something else

Posted 24 Jan 2015 1 answer

Depakote - Does anesthesia effect the brain during surgery?

I have been off of divalproic acid sod er for 12 months by weening myself off and taking Black Cumin Seed Oil, Coconut Oil, Carnosine, Tyrosine, Selenium, Magnesium, D3, K2, B complex, Curcumin, ...

Posted 28 Dec 2014 3 answers

Depacote for Frontotemporal Dementia?

My husband was given 1000mg of Depacote for his Frontotemporal Dementia to stabilize his mood. Instead I saw negative behaviors in him . He was also on 500mg of Seroquel. I believe these drugs ...

Posted 8 Jan 2015 1 answer

What is the incidence of liver disease side effects in an adult patient with Depakote?

I am taking?. Amiodarone which has a high incidence of liver disease side effects. I am also using Lorazepam for anxiety. It appears that Depakote may be the only drug that may be suitable to address ...

Posted 9 Jan 2015 1 answer

I just started depakote for migraines, I was wondering if you should drink while taking this? I?

... only drink occasionally and going out for new years eve but wasn't sure if I should drink

Posted 29 Dec 2014 2 answers

Depakote - I have been on divalproex sod for about 3 and half weeks?

I do not cry constantly but i am still depressed, not sleeping well and extremely fatigued just like i was before starting it. The psychiatrist i have started seeing dianoised me as having bipolar 2 ...

Posted 8 Dec 2014 3 answers

Lose weight gained on Depakote?

Starting from the beginning, I went to college in August 2012 and lost 30 pounds just from walking around campus through the semester even though I was eating my way through a depression. I was in ...

Posted 23 Nov 2014 3 answers

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