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Depakote® (divalproex sodium) is a prescription drug that is used to prevent migraine headaches and to treat epilepsy and mania. The medicine can decrease seizure frequency in people with epilepsy and improve manic episodes in those with bipolar disorder. Depakote products come in several forms, including delayed-release tablets and sprinkle capsules.
Some of the factors that can affect the dose of Depakote that your healthcare provider recommends include the medical condition being treated, your weight, other medications you may be taking, and other medical conditions you may have. Among the side effects that have been reported with Depakote are weakness, drowsiness, and shakiness.
(Click Depakote for a more detailed description of the various forms of Depakote, information on when and how to take the medication, and important precautions and warnings to be aware of prior to beginning treatment with the drug.)