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Semisodium valproate for bipolar disorder Medicine

6/12/2014
03:47 | Author: Nick Jenkins

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Semisodium valproate for bipolar disorder Medicine

The leaflet will give you more information about the brand of semisodium valproate you have been given, and a full list of possible side-effects from taking it.

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Bipolar disorder is a long-term condition where you have periods of depression (lows) and periods of mania or hypomania (highs). Semisodium valproate is used as a mood stabiliser in bipolar disorder and is a mixture of two ingredients - valproic acid and sodium valproate.

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Medications in bipolar disorder - Black Dog Institute

4/11/2014
05:54 | Author: Lauren Ross

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Medications in bipolar disorder - Black Dog Institute

Lithium (Lithicarb, Quilonum SR); Sodium Valproate (Epilim, Valpro) The patient is unable to take medications because of side-effects.

- Drug interactions e.g. OCP - Liver toxicity. - Marrow suppression.

- Increase to achieve lithium level 0.6-0.8 mmol/litre -Weight gain - Tremor - Thirst - Polyuria - GI imitation.

- Steven-Johnson syndrome - i.e. watch for RASH - None required.

- Drug level 3-6/12ly (aim for 0.6-0.8).

In managing acute bipolar depression, narrow action (e.g. SSRI) or dual action (e.g. Avanza or Efexor) antidepressants are preferred (as TCAs and MAOIs may 'switch' the patient to a 'high' - so-called Bipolar III). If the patient does not respond to the antidepressant alone, augmentation with an atypical antipsychotic drug (low dose, and ideally, until the patient is no longer depressed) may be necessary.

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Bipolar Disorder Treatment - Valproate and - Mental Health Net

12/20/2014
03:19 | Author: Nick Jenkins

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Bipolar Disorder Treatment - Valproate and - Mental Health Net

The most worrisome side effects of sodium valproate bipolar medication treatment are liver damage and decreased plaets, both of which are.

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Bipolar Disorder Treatment - Carbamazepine (Tegretol).

SIDE EFFECTS - - Jun 24th 2009 I AM TAKING EFFEXOR AND TEGRETOL FOR.

Side effects of carbamazepine bipolar treatment include nausea, sleepiness or dizziness, increased confusion, decreased concentration, headache, abnormal heart rhythms, allergic reactions of the skin, and increased liver enzyme activity. Although a decrease in white blood cell or plaet count is rare with carbamazepine, it does occasionally occur, requiring regular blood monitoring while the drug is taken.

Bipolar Disorder Treatment - Valproate (Depakote, Depakene).

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Sodium valproate 150mg modified-release capsules - mania and

10/19/2014
01:28 | Author: David Perry

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Sodium valproate 150mg modified-release capsules - mania and

Sodium Valproate (Soh-dee-um val-proh-ate) is a medicine which is used in all forms of epilepsy and treating mania in people with bipolar.

Information specific to Sodium valproate 150mg modified-release capsules when used in treating mania in people with bipolar disorder.

Your prescriber can advise whether it is appropriate for you to take combinations that are known to interact. They can also discuss with you the possible effect that the complementary preparations and vitamins may have on your condition.

There are 4 preparations of Sodium valproate available. If Sodium valproate 150mg modified-release capsules is not the preparation you are looking for, please select from the drop down list below.

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Treatment Strategies in Bipolar Affective Disorders

8/18/2014
01:05 | Author: Kayla Henderson

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Treatment Strategies in Bipolar Affective Disorders

Moreover, valproate may be effective in treating the depressive symptoms Sodium valproate's long-term efficacy in bipolar maintenance is supported by open.

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