sodium valproate

VALPARIN CHRONO 300/500 (Sodium Valproate and Valporic acid)

VALPARIN CHRONO 300/500 (Sodium Valproate and Valporic acid)

Valproate exerts its effects primarily on the central nervous system. Its anticonvulsant properties are exerted against a wide variety of epilepsies experimental animal models and humans. Its main mechanism of action seems to be related to reinforcement of the gabanergic pathways.

Depakote (divalproex sodium) delayed-release tablets

Depakote (divalproex sodium) delayed-release tablets

Divalproex sodium is a stable co-ordination compound comprised of sodium valproate and valproic acid in a 1:1 molar relationship. Divalproex sodium dissociates to the valproate ion in the gastrointestinal tract. The mechanisms by which valproate exerts its therapeutic effects have not been established.