About Depakote ER (Prescription Drug)
Depakote ER is a brand name for an extended release preparation of divalproex sodium, a valproic acid derivative. It is an anticonvulsant used to treat certain types of seizures, mania in bipolar disorder, and to prevent migraines.
Learn more about Depakote ER in our Depakote ER Community Report.
|Depakote ER (divalproex sodium)|
|2000 mg Daily Jan 06, 2000 - Last Update|
Nov 19, 2009
EffectivenessMajor (for epilepsy)
Side effectsModerate (slowed thinking, drowsiness, problems concentrating, tremor(s))
BurdenNot at all hard to take