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Posted 3 Jul 2012 by • 47 answers
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. If I eat healthy and exercise, what are the chances that I will gain weight? In other words, does it ...
Posted 10 Mar 2010 by • 4 answers
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 14 Aug 2011 by • 6 answers
Posted 16 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 4 days ago by • 2 answers
Recently prescribed Depakote 500 twice day. Gained 10 lb in 6 months Trying to determine cause
Posted 17 days ago by • 2 answers
Can you take a bipolar medicine with Prozac?
I have a 15 year old son on 1000 mg of Depakote a day. He has been weaned back for a week to 500 mg?
Posted 7 days ago by • 0 answers
A day his psychologist license expired . Will it hurt to just stop the medicine completely now?
Posted 19 days ago by • 0 answers
told him I'm nervous about taking it even though I've taken it before at 500mgs BID but I don't remember how it made me feel, so he said to start with 1 250mg tab and work up. Tonight I'm gonna take my first pill and wondering if 250mgs is so low that will I even be able to ...
Posted 24 Dec 2017 by • 2 answers
I take 2 - 250mg pills of Depakote twice each morning and night (for Borderline Personality Disorder), and was horrified when I realized I somehow did not pack enough medication for my trip. I am literally in the middle of nowhere- over 3 hours to the closest pharmacy- and I still have 4 days left ...
Divalproex Sodium - I am prescribed Depakote for depression and anxiety, mainly to help me sleep, is
Posted 15 Nov 2012 by • 7 answers
... this normal?
Posted 15 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
I have been taking Lamictal intially 100x2 twice a day. Was doing excellent with NO seizures for over 3 years. All of a sudden have had a hand full of partial that last for mere seconds. Doctor increased my dose to 100x3 twice a day. It did NOT help. Now the doctor is adding Depakote. All the ...
Posted 19 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
I take Lamictal and Depakote DR once a day in the morning. After a series of very messed up hospitilizations, I now, am again, on mood stabalizers and no anti psychotics. I took Lamictal successfully for 10 years. Every hospital I went to took me off, then realized I needed it. Depakote is new ...
Posted 5 Nov 2017 by • 4 answers
Can’t buy my medicines need help paying for them. No insurance or Medicaid nor Medicare and money to buy that or my Depokote. I really need my medicines. The only income I have is SNAP benefits of $194 a month. I have both scripts sitting at CVS and can buy them.
Posted 15 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
I felt very shaky, confused and weak broke out in a sweat and it wasn't hot at all this has happened a few times and now I'm getting worried!
Posted 16 Oct 2017 by • 3 answers
... years old. An annual camping trip is coming up in two weeks. I'm not a heavy drinker but will a couple of beers cause a problem. I know drugs and alcohol are always discouraged but I will have only been on the Depakote for a month and won't drink more than 2-4 beers. Advice from any ...
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