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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 29 answers

Does Depakote help axxiety?

Posted 8 days ago 0 answers

Need a good diet plan for weightloss aft er stopping depakote?

Was on depakote for 20 years and gained 100 lbs plus

Posted 12 Jun 2016 2 answers

What to do if olanzapine (zyprexa) makes you sleepy?

My husband s lithium was a little too high so the doctor switched him to depakote( valproic acid) 250 mg day and night, just a few days ago. On top of that he was on olanzapine 5 mg for one week and ...

Posted 4 Jun 2016 2 answers

Throwing up and I am on meds and have been drinking grapefruit juice?

Violently throwing up for 3 hrs. I take several meds effexor depakote gabapenton and I had been drinking energy drunks that contain. Grapefruit juice

Posted 1 Jun 2016 3 answers

When should I discard expired depakote?

Posted 10 Jun 2016 1 answer

Depakote ER? does it really work better if taken twice a day?

just wondering if I can take my entire dose (only 500mg) at night instead of 250 ER BID because it makes me drowsy when taken twice

Posted 9 Jun 2016 0 answers

Depression - how long does it take for depakote to start working?

my doctor had just put me on depakote and i was wondering how long does it take to come in affect to where i will notice a difference?

Posted 10 Mar 2010 4 answers

Why does depakote have to make my hair fall out? Is lithium a better switch or is lamictal?

I currently take 1500 mg of depakote..50 mg of zoloft... and 10 mg of Buspar 2x a day for bipolar.

Posted 15 Apr 2016 2 answers

Risperidone - ive been on resperidone for 4 years now and last year I stoped taking my Prozac?

... because my doctor said it was ok to .all of a sudden I lost 50 pounds and was only taking half a mg of resiperdone a day but when he put me on 5mg and depekote I gained 70 pounds bak less than a ...

Posted 9 May 2016 0 answers

Wellbutrin XL - What is the maximum dosage?

I am on Depakote and Gabapentin (anticonvulsants) so an increase would probably be less dangerous than someone not taking them ??? Please advise you suggestion.

Posted 19 Apr 2016 2 answers

I just started taking depakote..I haven't takin it in 18 years had to be back on it..I'm sick right?

... now so I don't know if it's working.I 500 in the morning and 250 at how do u know?

Posted 22 Apr 2016 1 answer

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