Valproate (VPA), and its valproic acid, sodium valproate, and divalproex sodium
forms, are medications primarily used to treat epilepsy and bipolar disorder and ...
Easy to read patient leaflet for valproate. Includes indications, proper use, special
instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.
Valproate products are FDA-approved drugs to treat seizures, and manic or
mixed episodes associated with bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder),
and to ...
Sodium valproate is prescribed to treat epileptic disease and seizures. It is also
called Epilim®; Episenta®; Epival®; Convulex® (as valproic acid)
Oct 18, 2016 ... Although the pharmacokinetics of sodium valproate are modified in the elderly,
they have limited clinical significance and dosage should be ...
Liver dysfunction (including fatal hepatic failure) has occurred in association with
valproate (especially in children under 3 years and in those with metabolic or ...
Mar 7, 2014 ... Sodium valproate for preventing seizures This leaflet is about the use of sodium
valproate to prevent epileptic seizures. (Seizures may also be ...
Since its first marketing as an antiepileptic drug (AED) 35 years ago in France,
valproate has become established worldwide as one of the most widely used ...
PURPOSE: Sodium valproate is a commonly used anticonvulsant in the
management of childhood refractory epilepsy with good response rates and
Generic name: Sodium valproate. Available as: Convulex (valproic acid enteric
coated): capsules 150mg, 300mg, 500mg. Epilim: tablets 200mg, 500mg, ...