Were you looking for information on Depakote? Depikote is a common misspelling of Depakote.
Depakote® (divalproex sodium) is a medication used for preventing migraine headaches and treating epilepsy and manic episodes. It is available by prescription, and comes in the form of delayed-release tablets and sprinkle capsules. These forms have a special coating that prevents the drug from dissolving too early in the digestive tract.
Side effects of Depakote may include shakiness, headaches, and weakness. Most people tolerate it well; however, some are more likely to experience problems. To ensure a safe treatment process, tell your healthcare provider about any other medical conditions you have and any other medicines you are taking, including nonprescription drugs, vitamins, and supplements.
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