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SZ 494 (Divalproex Sodium Delayed Release 500 mg)

Pill imprint SZ 494 has been identified as Divalproex sodium delayed release 500 mg.

Divalproex sodium is used in the treatment of bipolar disorder; mania; migraine prevention; epilepsy; hyperekplexia (and more), and belongs to the drug class fatty acid derivative anticonvulsants. When treating epilepsy and manic episodes associated with bipolar disorder: There is positive evidence of human fetal risk during pregnancy. When treating migraine: Not for use in pregnancy. Divalproex sodium 500 mg is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).

Divalproex sodium delayed release
SZ 494
500 mg
19.00 mm
Elliptical / Oval
Prescription only
Drug Class:
Fatty acid derivative anticonvulsants
Pregnancy Category:
D - Positive evidence of risk - When treating epilepsy and manic episodes associated with bipolar disorder
X - Not for use in pregnancy - When treating migraine
CSA Schedule:
Not a controlled drug
Sandoz Pharmaceuticals Inc.
National Drug Code (NDC):

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