is valproic acid more effective than valproate?i mean in its absorption and distribution,in its effect as antiepileptic drug.thanks.
Sodium Vaproate is chemically related to Valproic acid. It is the sodium salt.
Valproic Acid dissociates to the valproate ion in the gastrointestinal tract. Their pharmacokinetic information is the same.
- Valproic Acid Information for Consumers
- Valproic Acid Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Valproic Acid (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 17 Mar 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 31 Jan 2012 • 1 answer
Posted 15 Nov 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 7 Jan 2015 • 1 answer
Posted 18 Apr 2016 • 1 answer