Depakene is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat epilepsy. Depakene is sometimes prescribed to treat depressive symptoms in people with bipolar disorder. Since the FDA has not approved Depakene specifically for this usage, it is considered “off-label.” Depakene is also known by its drug name, Valproic acid.

Depakene is an anticonvulsant. In cases of depression, Depakene works as a mood stabilizer. Depakene is believed to work by changing the balance of neurotransmitters in the brain.

How do I take it?
Depakene should be taken as prescribed.

Depakene comes in capsule form.

Side effects
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Depakene (Valproic acid) Questions

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