Valp 250mg Tablet ER

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₹5.88/Tablet ER
10 tablet er in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Valp Tablet ER


Uses of Valp Tablet ER

Valp 250mg Tablet ER is used in the treatment of seizures, migraine headaches and mania.

Side effects of Valp Tablet ER


Loss of appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Hair loss, Weight gain, Liver function abnormal, Tremor.


How to use Valp Tablet ER

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Valp 250mg Tablet ER is to be taken with food.

How Valp Tablet ER works

Valp 250mg tablet er is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Valp Tablet ER

Expert advice for Valp Tablet ER

  • Valp should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Do not stop using Valp without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
  • Can cause upset stomach, hair loss, weight gain, sleepiness, and tremor.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Valp, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Special precautions for Valp 250mg Tablet ER
Valp 250mg Tablet ER may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Valp 250mg Tablet ER is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Valp 250mg Tablet ER is safe to use during lactation. Human
studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Valp 250mg Tablet ER may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Valp 250mg Tablet ER is probably safe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Valp 250mg Tablet ER may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Valp 250mg Tablet ER should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Valp 250mg Tablet ER may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Frisium 5mg Tablet, Zee 2mg Tablet, Zep 10mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Divalproex, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Valp 250mg Tablet ER

Frequently asked questions for Divalproex

Valp is an anticonvulsant drug and not antipsychotic
Yes, Depakote is a trade name of product containing the drug Valp sodium
Valp is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by doctor
No, it is not a controlled substance
No, it is not a narcotic
Q. Is divalproex the same as valproic acid?
No, divalproex contains a compound of sodium valproate and valproic acid
No, it is not a benzodiazepine
No, it is not addictive if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with divalproex?
Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of divalproex. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
No, it does not contain MAOI
Valp may cause these side effects. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.

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