A drug used to treat epileptic seizures and bipolar disorder and to prevent migraine headaches. It is also being studied in the treatment of Kaposi's sarcoma. It belongs to the families of drugs called anticonvulsants, antimanics, and migraine headache prophylactics.


Valproic acid Systematic (IUPAC) name 2-propylpentanoic acid Id ...
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Valproic Acid for Headaches
... Common brand names: Depakote, Depakene, Depacon Why is this drug prescribed? Your doctor has prescribed valproic acid to prevent your migraine headaches. It has been approved by the Food and Drug Admi...
Source: Cleveland Clinic