SODIUM VALPORATE INJ
Sodium Valproate Injections
Sodium Valproate is a medication under the branding of VELPY. Sodium valproate, also known as valproic acid, is a medication that is used to treat a variety of neurological and psychiatric conditions, including epilepsy, bipolar disorder, and migraines. It works by increasing the levels of GABA, a neurotransmitter that regulates brain activity, and stabilizing electrical activity in the brain.
While sodium valproate is generally effective and well-tolerated, it can cause side effects such as nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, and tremors. In rare cases, it can cause more serious side effects, such as liver damage, pancreatitis, and a decrease in the number of white blood cells, so regular monitoring by a doctor is recommended.
The significant uses of Sodium Valproate are listed below.
Follow the given directions before taking this medication
The most common side effects of Sodium Valproate are listed below.
Consult the following healthcare conditions before taking this medication.
What are the possible side effects of sodium valproate?
Common side effects of valproic acid include nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, and tremors.
Can sodium valproate be taken during pregnancy?
It should not be taken during pregnancy, as it can increase the risk of birth defects and developmental problems in the baby.
Can this medication be taken with other medications?
It can interact with other medications, so it’s important to inform your doctor of all the medications you are taking.
How should sodium valproate injections be stored?
It should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat.
What should I do if I miss a dose of sodium valproate?
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember.