What is Ergenyl Retard?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Valproate Sodium

Ergenyl Retard is an international brand name for sodium valproate or valproate sodium, the sodium salt of valproic acid, an anticonvulsant used in the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder, as well as other psychiatric conditions requiring the administration of a mood stabilizer.

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Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ergenyl Retard

Side effect Patients
Head pain 1


Based on patients currently taking Ergenyl Retard

Dosage Patients
500 mg four times daily 1


Currently taking Ergenyl Retard

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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