What is Epilex Chrono?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Valproate Sodium

Epilex Chrono is a combination of the anti-epileptic drugs sodium valporate and valproic acid. The two ingredients are combined in a 2:1 ratio and are controlled-released. Epilex Chrono is also used for the treatment of manic episodes associated with bipolar disorder and for migraines.

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Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Epilex Chrono

Side effect Patients
Nausea 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Epilex Chrono

Jun 28, 2012 (Started Apr 12, 1968)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Lot of tablets (8 per day)
Cost: < $25 monthly

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