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Posted 3 Jul 2012 by • 39 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 16 Aug 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 2 days 6 hours ago by • 1 answer
I'm looking for a highly selective dopamine blocker that will help with psychotic behavior as well as don't cause tardivedskinesia? Currently on risperdone 3 mg and depakote 500mg?? Any suggestions...
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Posted 3 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
Can Depakote be used for severe anxiety, or is it better for bipolar and depression? I may have been mis-prescribed ONCE AGAIN. I JUST need a non anti-psychotic medication that helps with severe anxiety. I've already been on Paxil and it was for too long thus it no longer works. Zoloft and ...
Posted 19 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
So I have been taking Depakote now for about 3 months and my doc has dialed me in at 1500mg at night and Lamictal 100mg in the morning, Celexa 20 mg in the morning also. I was also taking Seroquel 25mg at night but it was making me too drowsy during the day. He has taken me off the Seroquel and ...
Depakote - Has anyone had severe side effects such as, hair falling out, eyes, headaches, all in all
Posted 8 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
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Posted 5 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
I'm currently coming off of lithium as I don't feel it's working I'm now on Depakote. I've only been taking them for a few days and all I've done is sleep. I'm not depressed quite the opposite just very sleepy.
Posted 2 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
My story: I was diagnosed with bipolar 2 disorder 3 months ago at age 51. I had been misdiagnosed for years. I was diagnosed with depression at 22, but have had depression since I was 15. I was also anorexic at that age due to a distorted body image, which I still have. I have been on many ...
Posted 8 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
... state. My daughter is in the combination for her seizures and she will uncontrollably cry about nothing. She cried tonight for 45 min because she believed people were to happy then told me trees were her friends and wanted to bring them inside to live with us. She is a straight A student very ...
Posted 8 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
My last dose of Depakote was 8/25/16(was taking as a mood stabilizer). I'm in between doctors and no one will give me an answer without an appointment.
Posted 8 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
Especially Depakote EC SA 500mg, can this cause breathing, chewing and swallowing difficulties with increased weakness in arms and legs in a patient who had been in remission from Myasthenia Gravis? It was prescribed by VA for Bipolar.
Posted 26 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I take (have taken for years) Depakote ER (750 mg/daily). I take this for, I believe, 2 reasons. 1) For migraine prevention. and 2) I have (at the present time) a Vaproic Acid level of FOUR (4) mcg/mL! However, I am greatly concerned about weight gain, have recently been experiencing nausea with ...
Depakote ER - I have epilepsy and I know that I get outburst of just getting mad and calm again can?
Posted 14 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
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