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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
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 29 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
... I take 1500mgs of Depakote a day for seizures and bipolar. I'm on 200mgs of Wellbutrin, 50mgs of Seroquel, 5/325 mgs of Norco, and 1mg of Klonopin a day. Is tramadol a narcotic? My pain management doctor only prescribes me Norco 5/325 a day. I was on 3x 10/325s a day at one time. So ...
Posted 25 Feb 2018 by • 3 answers
i was put on Depakote 250mg 3x day... was on for approx 1 month..blood tests sd levels low..the drug did not agree w/ me & I wanted off but Doc dbld my dose..stayed on that approx 2 weeks..blood tests still low levels..I stopped 7 days ago. Feel bad today... could this still be in my system ...
Posted 20 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
I am a sixty three year old woman I have been on Depakote for three years.I have gained thirty pounds.My hair still falls out in clumps and my throat is soar all the time I can't even swallow my pills.I am afraid of long term use,pancreas and liver damage.I am never happy on this drug.I want ...
Posted 20 Jan 2018 by • 2 answers
Recently prescribed Depakote 500 twice day. Gained 10 lb in 6 months Trying to determine cause
Posted 7 Jan 2018 by • 2 answers
Can you take a bipolar medicine with Prozac?
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 ...
Posted 5 Jan 2018 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 ...
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 16 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
A day his psychologist license expired . Will it hurt to just stop the medicine completely now?
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 15 Jul 2017 • 5 answers
I have been on 750 mg of Depakote and 80 mg of Latuda for about a year and have gained about 50 pounds. My doctor gave me 25 mg of Topamax and I just started Wellbutrin a few weeks ago but I am having no luck with losing weight. I am always hungry and now I am depressed because of the serious ...
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