Divalpro 500 Tablet

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  • Contains / Salt: Divalproex (500 mg)
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    • Country of Origin: India

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    Divalpro 500 Tablet Information

    Divalpro 500 Tablet is a prescription medicine that is available as a Tablet. Epilepsy, Migraine are some of its major therapeutic uses. The alternative uses of Divalpro 500 Tablet have also been explained below.

    The optimal dosage of Divalpro 500 Tablet is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

    Some other side effects of Divalpro 500 Tablet have been listed ahead. Such side effects of Divalpro 500 Tablet normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

    Furthermore, you should know that effect of Divalpro 500 Tablet is Severe for pregnant women and Mild for women who are breastfeeding. In addition, Divalpro 500 Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Divalpro 500 Tablet related warnings section.

    Divalpro 500 Tablet is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Depression, Liver Disease as it can result in adverse effects. Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Divalpro 500 Tablet contraindications section.

    Drug reaction of Divalpro 500 Tablet with other medicines has been reported. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

    In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Divalpro 500 Tablet is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.



    Divalpro 500 Tablet Benefits & Uses

    Divalpro 500 Tablet is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Divalpro 500 Tablet Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Epilepsy
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg/kg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dose can be increased by 5 - 10 mg /kg/day every week until seizures are controlled.
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Epilepsy
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg/kg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dose can be increased by 5 - 10 mg /kg/day every week until seizures are controlled
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Mania
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 250 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 3 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: delayed-release tablet

    Divalpro 500 Tablet Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Divalpro 500 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


      Divalpro can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

      Severe
    • Is the use of Divalpro 500 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


      Breastfeeding women can take Divalpro as it bears very minor side effects for them.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Divalpro 500 Tablet on the Kidneys?


      Divalpro has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Divalpro 500 Tablet on the Liver?


      Divalpro has very mild side effects on the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Divalpro 500 Tablet on the Heart?


      Divalpro is completely safe for the heart.

      Safe


    Divalpro 500 Tablet Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Divalpro 500 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Divalpro 500 Tablet

    • Is this Divalpro 500 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


      Divalpro 500 Tablet is not addictive in nature.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Divalpro 500 Tablet. So it is best to avoid driving.

      Dangerous
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, but take Divalpro 500 Tablet only as per medical advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Yes, in many cases, taking Divalpro 500 Tablet can help with mental disorders.

      Yes

    Divalpro 500 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Divalpro 500 Tablet


      Taking Divalpro 500 Tablet with food does not cause any problems.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Divalpro 500 Tablet


      Taking Divalpro 500 Tablet with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

      Severe


    Frequently asked Questions about Divalpro 500 Tablet

    Question over 4 years ago

    Does Divalpro cause dry mouth?

    Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Divalpro may cause dry mouth because it decreases the saliva secretion in your mouth. It is a common side effect of this drug. If you experience excessive dry mouth after taking this drug then try to keep yourself hydrated with juices, shakes and ample water.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Can I take Divalpro with Paracetamol?

    Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, you can take Divalpro with paracetamol (acetaminophen). No harmful interactions exist between them. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking these two drugs together then do not hesitate to discuss it with your doctor.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Is Divalpro safe to use?

    Dr. Bharat MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Divalpro is safe to use, if taken in the prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, few side effects are observed at the therapeutic doses such as chest pain, dizziness, tremor, and confusion. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

    Question over 4 years ago

    Can Divalpro cause memory loss?

    Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

    Yes, Divalpro can cause reversible memory loss. All drugs that depress signaling in the CNS can cause reversible memory loss. If you experience memory loss after taking medicine, please consult your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

    Question over 4 years ago

    Can Divalpro cause constipation?

    Dr. MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

    Yes, Divalpro can cause constipation. It is a common side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause behind constipation is not known. If you are experiencing severe constipation after taking this drug, then please consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 418

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Depakote (divalproex sodium)

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Depakote Er (divalproex sodium)



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