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Depakote for Bipolar Disorder
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Grapefruit interactions with Depakote?
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nteractions there. Maybe with Depakote? I know I'm not s...
" ...Also, be careful with the grapefruit juice. There can be interactions there. Maybe with Depakote? I know I'm not supposed to have grapefruit juice but I forgot for ...which med I'm on... "
isn't suppose to eaten with Xanax and Valium.I find B...
" Grapefruit isn't suppose to eaten with Xanax and Valium. I find Banana's kind of kills off some of the depression Valium causes. When I was on Klonopin, Oranges seem to increase the... "
zonigran and depakote for epileptic seizures. Why can't...
" Taking zonigran and depakote for epileptic seizures. Why can't I drink grapefruit juice? Have become forgetful I ...epileptic who takes Zonigran and Depakote for grand-mal seizures. I am wondering... "
was the same with depakote. He told me that only my shrink...
" My dr was the same with depakote. He told me that only ...and my shrink doubled the depakote last week so now I ...warning, don't touch anything with grapefruit in. I forgot and had... "
trouble with is grapefruit...it made my husband severe ill...
" ...had any trouble with is grapefruit...it made my husband severe ill ...i also take tegretol and depakote (i've stopped the depakote on my own b/c it ...dont have an issue with any thing but the grapefrui... "
being told about grapefruit, but not citrus in general....
" ...at with the citrus. I remember being told about grapefruit, but not citrus in general. I once ate oranges after taking klonopin and depakote and it messed me up.... "
ight gain or loss almost like a medical form of anorexia....
" Hi Michelle, I took Depakote for many yrs. I didn't get sick but I lost a lot of weight while on the drug. According to my pharmacist the drug can either cause weight gain or loss almost... "
id that eating grapefruit/or juice is a natural SSRI wit...
" ...this they said that eating grapefruit/or juice is a natural SSRI ...who has down syndrome, autism, and adhd is now on Risperdal, clonidine, and depokote. I too am wondering what... "
anyway. Luckily, I couldn't take Depakote at all and I a...
" ...of libido, inability to eat grapefruit, etc. And I could even ...extensively now anyway. Luckily, I couldn't take Depakote at all and I assume ...as well, but NOT cause your hair to fall... "
n't know about depakote, never been on it. i do k...
" ...affect how quickly the lamictal is absorbed.. but i never had any problems. i found that if ...lamictal. i don't know about depakote, never been on it. i ...know that you can't have grapefruit juice if... "
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