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Pain Management board

  1. Please pray for my son
    ... the last SSRI he was on at the time and got him on depakote , he was once again our happy laughy kid again.it was...

  2. anyone help me here, please
    ... zomig, relpax and the anti seizure meds neurontin, depakote , and topamax) even though I had no symptoms of migraines...

Rare Disorders board

  1. Tingling, Tightening Sensations
    ... Typical Migraines. The neurologist then put me on Depakote . I took it for only three months because it is hard ... on the liver. While on the Depakote I did not have an episode, however, I did have one...

Skin Problems board

  1. Capillaries bursting on arms causing...
    ... C-pap machine for sleep). My medications are: Depakote 2000 mg, Keppra 2000 mg, Aricept 5 mg, Amantadine...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Tiredness seizures??
    ... to speak. It's treated with a medication called Depakote ....
    ... to be called grand-mal seizures. For most people Depakote controls all three types of JME seizures (myoclonic...

  2. AMBIEN CR can't stop!!
    ... thoughts before sleep such as a bipolar med called " Depakote " that can help balance and relax your thoughts if...

  3. Ambien
    ... try and get my mood stabilized. I'm taking 1500mg of depakote ER to control mania, and 25mg of lamictal to help ... the depakote and help depression, and now Im on 12.5mg of Ambian...

  4. I Am A Insomniac
    ... without being on a modd stablizer like lithium or depakote is bad. Now I am on a mood stablizer and a antipschotic...

  5. Little Girl With SPECIAL NEEDS does not sleep at night
    ... syndrome - She has a seziure disorder comtrolled by Depakote and has Renal Tubular Acidosis - She recently has...

Smoking Cessation board

  1. Anyone take mood stabilizers and quit smoking?
    ... faster. I quit "cold turkey" on March 8th and I take Depakote and Effexor XR. Granted, they're low doses and maybe...

Arthritis board

  1. Arthritis of the Brain
    ... some anti-seizure drugs, such as divalproex sodium ( Depakote ), valproic acid (Depakene) and topiramate (Topamax...
    ... least I thought it was at that time. Then put me on Depakote for 2 weeks (tomorrow is the last day). I am also...

  2. vioxx
    ... when my pain/arthrits is very flared up. i also take depakote 2 x day250mgs to assist in pain management. i have...

Back Problems board

  1. Lost
    ... take Cymbalta in combination with a mood stabilizer ( Depakote ) and it seems to work. They say Cymbalta also helps ... I hope you are taking something like lithium or depakote or one of the other mood stabilizers. Do hang in...

  2. Instead Of Neurontin???
    ... me on Zonegran. I had tried neurontin, elavil and depakote without any luck. The Zonegran has done fairly well...

  3. Codeine for Back Pain?
    ... something that may interfere with my other meds (Topamax, Depakote for epilepsy). Finding meds that agree with my body...

  4. What could this be??
    ... have recently gained a lot of weight due to taking depakote ..which i am going off now. i am 5'11 300#s.. It sounds ... by that either. well, it deffinatley was from the depakote . my psych said it was known to cause weight problems...

  5. new here. med probs.
    ... couldn't drive, it was really weird. Finally I went on Depakote for the seizures, I would have absence seizures. I ... time? Some stuff was comical like that. I am still on Depakote . I still have stuff that I don't remember, and it...

  6. L5-S1 Hemilaminectomy with microdisectomy 2
    ... was having back problems. When the doc put me on Depakote I could feel pain. Since I was still too high strung ... talker but on that med I just didn't feel like it. The Depakote is doing just fine. I have to help it help me. Seeksbliss...

  7. FYI - Neurontin Expose' Dateline NBC
    ... was about a woman with bi-polar that was moved from Depakote to Neurontin, which didn't do anything to control...

  8. BACK PROBLEMS
    ... place to find support and comfort. I have been on Depakote and Lexapro and I still believe I can work through...

  9. Question Re: Topamax
    ... work for him. He did try other medication's such as depakote and propranalol (sp) and they also did not help. He...

  10. L5-S1 hemilaminectomy with microdiscectomy
    ... crazy...so off to the psychiatrist for the drugs. Depakote first and it wasn't calming down enough so he added...
    ... walks so far, he has to catch the bus back. I take Depakote and Lithium for my bi-polar disorder, Darvocet for...

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome board

  1. Can CTS cause twitching in fingers?
    ... months later. I was then switched from Dilantin to Depakote due to raised liver enzymes. I had two seizures in...

Osteoporosis board

  1. 23 years old with possible osteo
    ... osteoporosis in my hips. I have been on an anticonvulsant, Depakote , which is causing my bones not to absorb the calcium...

Arachnoiditis board

  1. How many of you take an antidepressant with your pain meds?
    ... treat for depression, such as Seroquel, Lamictal, Depakote , etc. I only speak up because I'm BPII with Severe...

Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia board

  1. Questions about Mom
    ... can't possibly remember all this. She was placed on depakote of 125 mg about two weeks ago. If you remember, the ... that he withheld the xanax dosage. He thought the depakote was sedating her but said that she was very comfortable ... . Most have thought the depakote would calm but not sedate her. She is spending much...

  2. need help
    ... on it for about six months along with Namenda and Depakote . Common side effect is sleepiness - of course, all...

  3. Updates on - "Issues with family because of dad's AD"
    ... father's confusion is drug related. They have him on Depakote EC 1500 mg daily, Seroquel 75 mg daily, and they've...
    ... trusty Havard's Nursing Guide to Drugs 7th Ed, Depakote - is used to treat seizure disorders, certain psychiatric...
    ... [COLOR="Navy"]I don't know about the Depakote , but that is truly a low dose of the Seroquel and...

  4. I'm new here and desperate
    ... Typical side-effects are fatigue and dizziness. DEPAKOTE - My spouse is on this for agitation/sundowning and...

  5. what would happen if alzheimer was left untreated
    ... Namenda does, so does Risperdal (anti-psychotic) and Depakote (mood stabilizer). If the person is in a nursing home...

  6. playing with herself...
    ... not on them or mood modifiers suchas Resperidone, Depakote . I recommend the later for hypersexuality. On...

  7. we really need some relief here
    ... doctor has her on Trazadone 100 mg. for sleeping, Depakote 250 mg. for agitation etc. and Librium 25 mg only...

  8. New with questions
    ... is not really a AD drug( more for convulsions etc.) Depakote has made a huge differance, the only thing you cant ... to use that one yet. She was taking only 125mgs of Depakote but that after awhile did not have the same effect...

  9. Crying all the time....
    ... morning, then in the evening she has prescriptions for depakote or lorazapam. She's been on the same meds for quite...
    ... Zoloft (anti-depressant), seroquel (anti-psychotic) and depakote sprinkles (for manic behavior). His raging has...
    ... eyes were calmer and peaceful. I think it was after Depakote . The dose wasn't large enough to make her sleepy or...

  10. Medicines
    ... Lorazepam (Ativan) 0.5 mg (don't remember how often), Depakote , 500 mg., twice a day, and Alprazolam (Xanax). He...

  11. Anger
    ... later the Neurologist took him off that and put him on Depakote . At the ALF he's gotten angry a few times. He's taking ... Depakote and Xanax. Today I went and they were having trouble...

  12. Mother with Dementia - aggressive behavior
    ... usually happens in the late afternoons. I believe Depakote is similar. (not sure of that spelling.) Be sure...

  13. anyone dealing with this???
    ... doctor upped her dose of zoloft. Plus, she can have Depakote in the evenings if her mood requires it. I seem...

  14. Any signs when Aricept stops working?
    ... group home." She's on Zoloft in the mornings and Depakote in the afternoon/evening. Anyone have a clue why...

  15. How to choose meds?
    ... medications he is taking are: Lorazepam (injectible 2mg), depakote ER (500mg tab), Zoloft (50mg tab), buspirone (15mg...

  16. Med info?
    ... FIL seems to be on every drug out there. He started depakote about a month ago in addition to zoloft, buspirone...
    ... I've heard of Depakote being used sometimes in dementia patients too. I don ... too. My neice used to have seizures and was taking Depakote and another drug for it. Love, Barb...

  17. Is fast deterioration normal?
    ... odd that he is taking Zoloft, buspirone, temazepam, depakote and lorazepam for his depression and agitation. Of ... looking at his pharmacy bill so it is possible the depakote or one the others was dropped in favor of the new...

  18. The Paranoia
    ... violent. He is now on buspirone, Zoloft, lorazepam and depakote . Sometimes it takes a combination of drugs to get...

  19. AFH update on mom
    ... on it longer than four months. He is also taking depakote , a bi-polar drug: temazepam, a sleep aid, buspirone...

  20. Monday Was the Worst Day of My Life
    ... 13 yr. old daughter was able to get him to take his Depakote and his normal Monday dose of 5mg Zyprexa, plus a...

  21. new question?
    ... of side effects); Zyprexa; Seroquel; Klonopin; or Depakote may also be prescribed. Also, a mild anti-anxiety...
    ... and she has just started on memantine. she was on depakote be she was completely washed out on that drug! i...

  22. Carepartner help (caregiver)
    ... Becka.......Is that meds for sexual behavior called depakote ? SARAH...
    ... Depakote Is an anticonvulsant,which Is used with many patients...

Aneurysm board

  1. my friend died 6 mos ago from a aneurysm .
    ... like its going to bust i also have seizures im on depakote 1000 mgs a day but i was suppose to have a MRI done...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. Flair signals
    ... care of a neurologist for a year. Currently I am on Depakote which is not working (it comes and goes) but the others...

  2. my friend died 6 mos ago from a anurizum .
    ... like its going to bust i also have seizures im on depakote 1000 mgs a day but i was suppose to have a MRI done...
    ... always the case? Wow, I would check this out? What is depakote ? One lady I know...her mother-in-law died of an anurizum...

  3. 22 year old daughter diagnosed with cerebral venous thrombosis
    ... came home for 2 days and had to go back because the Depakote they were giving her caused laryngoedema. She spent ... her PT/INR was way out of range. apparently the depakote was potentiating the coumadin so when the depakote...

  4. +for GAD antibody, CNS disorder, no diabetes
    ... Some people are put on corticosteroids or Prednisone, Depakote , clonazepam, Also (intravenus) immunoglobulin or...

  5. It's a struggle to think, write and speak--why?
    ... ive taken have worked. Not zoloft, xanax, proponal, depakote , you name it, it hasn't worked. What does help is...

  6. Stressed Out, Help!
    ... small amount). Dr. told me not to worry and put me on Depakote ER 500mg. The headaches stopped but 6 mos later I ... and muscle twitching. I weaned myself off of the Depakote for fear that it was the cause but two months later...

  7. Please help me!!!
    ... reason i think they may work. my doctor tried me on Depakote , which is used to treat migraines, seizures, and also...

  8. Pineal Cyst ???/help Please!!!
    ... is from menopausel symptoms. I am 46. He put me on Depakote ER, one at night the first week and then two at night...

  9. can serotonin syndrome cause perminent damage?
    ... i'm now taking wellbutrin sr and am going to take depakote .. my personality is also still effected... in addition ... ever go completely away? is the wellbutrin SR and/or depakote a bad idea? will a joint ever relax me again? or am...
    ... now and then.. in 2 weeks they're gonna put me on depakote to stabilize the effects of of the Wellbutrin... i...

  10. please help!
    ... appreciated! Oh and he is currently on paxil, plavix , and depakote . The depakote isnt helping much either! Thanks again...

  11. Numbness and tingling on scalp
    ... biofeedback therapy. We'll see how that goes. I was taking depakote which did seem to help - but I can't take it anymore...

  12. permanent damage from drug use
    ... abnormal was found. I tried neurontin, nortriptyline, depakote , midrin, tylenol -- nothing worked. Finally, i was...

  13. Palatal Myoclonus/ Depakote
    ... I took Depakote for 2 years. Granted, my diagnosis was for mild brain...
    ... My boyfriend takes depakote for photosensitive epilepsy. He has not had the weight...

  14. They found a brain cyst
    ... down my neck and into my stomach. He also put me on Depakote for the headaches. Oh, and let's add the pinched...
    ... opinion. I can tolerate the Dilantin well, but the Depakote is giving me nausea. I'd much rather he put me on...
    ... are taking anti-seizure medications (Dilantin and Depakote ) so I am asuming you have seizures with this? I wish...
    ... down my neck and into my stomach. He also put me on Depakote for the headaches. Oh, and let's add the pinched...

  15. very odd - any one else have this?
    ... treating the condition with seizure medications like Depakote and Phenal Barbital. They can raise your seizure theshold...

  16. please help me..no one knows whats wrong with me...i fear i cant go on..
    ... took every type of medication available (neurontin, depakote , nortriptyline, midrin) --they all worked slightly...

  17. Depakote/Zyprexa Anyone offer info. on how felt on this medication?
    ... I was wondering if anyone has ever taken Depakote ? I am soo scared after they gave my Zyprexa and the ... Deppressive). Anyone feel the same on Zyprexa or Depakote . I just want someone who had success with this to...
    ... Have been on Depakote for approximately 1 1/2 years for Bipolar disorder ... emotional balance. Negative effects I attribute to the Depakote is some impairment in short term memory and (maybe ... enzymes must be periodically monitored while taking Depakote . Hope this info is helpful - Mr. Fish...
    ... Hello I was on depakote almost a little over a year I was on it to control ... it did to me is weight gain and made me tremble. On depakote you need to have your level check every so often because ... anything felt like myself but got allergic to it than the depakote problems now I am on lamictal. take care hugs pattea...
    ... I was on depakote as an additional medication to curb my seizure disorder...
    ... i've been on both depakote and zyprexa as an attempt at preventing migraines ... ... both just made me feel crappier... depakote made me sick and nauseous, i couldn't keep food down...
    ... I was on Depakote about 3 years for leveling out my extreme sensitivity...
    ... QUOTE=sly-cat]I was wondering if anyone has ever taken Depakote ? I am soo scared after they gave my Zyprexa and the ... Deppressive). Anyone feel the same on Zyprexa or Depakote . I just want someone who had success with this to ... am actually scared of these medicines. I was on depakote for about 6 months, coming off of Topomax. I took ... 500mgs of depakote and noticed weight gain, trembling, and towards then...

  18. Overactive mind at night!
    ... some not too bad. But now they gave me a sample of Depakote to treat the mania in bi-polar. Actually I take my ... acted like I didn't what I was talking about. If this Depakote doesn't work I am going to demand it just to slow...

  19. Shock feeling throughout most of my body
    ... any type of anxiety. I have migraines and am on Depakote that I take nightly to help control them. I also...
    ... discovered what it was. They took me off of Neurotin and Depakote and I'm now on Prozac, Elavil, Sonata and pain meds...
    ... discovered what it was. They took me off of Neurotin and Depakote and I'm now on Prozac, Elavil, Sonata and pain meds...
    ... any type of anxiety. I have migraines and am on Depakote that I take nightly to help control them. I also...
    ... discovered what it was. They took me off of Neurotin and Depakote and I'm now on Prozac, Elavil, Sonata and pain meds...

Brain Tumors board

  1. Expert On Brain Tumors?
    ... here concerned about brain tumors. After I got off depakote ER for migraines, it uncovered a lot of anxiety for ... something that changed in the brain after removing the depakote . The doctor said, "When people have a brain tumor...

Cerebral Palsy board

  1. Follow to prev post re: 27y/o unable to sleep
    ... choice for controlling this condition is valproate ( Depakote ) My daughter has been taking this drug for myclonic ... primary care M.D. and we will begin to slowly raise the Depakote doseage to see if we can control these episodes. ... taken for years. She has been on the same dose of Depakote for 17 years. Her weight is now about 50 lbs. more ... said if we cannot controll the rapid cycling with Depakote then we will consider additional meds. I am sharing...

  2. 27 y/o daughter does not sleep for days
    ... side either. In last two weeks we have increased her depakote by 250mg. She has now come out of the "hyper" phase...

  3. CP and Behavior
    ... him. He's on Keppra for seizures (had to switch from Depakote ) so she feels it's hard to say ways ADHD and what...

  4. potty training child w/ cp
    ... intelligence and his speech is involved. He's on 1250 mg of Depakote for seizures and ever since he started the AED he ... regressed with the potty training and speech. Before the depakote he was dry during the night but had accidents during ... ve heard bed wetting can be a problem for adults on depakote ) and he's gotten much worse about telling when he...

  5. Depakote Sprinkles
    ... turns out when we first started the change over to Depakote he was in the beginning phase of mono. I told his ... and treated me like I was dumb. So we started this Depakote sprinkles. I told you all the symptoms he has had...

  6. Need help from parents and CP adults/teens - Potty training?!?!
    ... recently began wetting the bed again as a side effect of depakote - he's sleeping in pull-ups now) he has frequent ...

  7. Having another baby after a child who has CP
    ... own and beginning to use a walker. Due to his AED depakote he needs to sleep with a pull-up because it makes...


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