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DEPAKENE (Depakene 250 MG)

Generic Name: valproic acid

Pill with imprint DEPAKENE is Orange, Elliptical / Oval and has been identified as Depakene 250 MG. It is supplied by Abbott Laboratories.

Depakene is used in the treatment of epilepsy; schizoaffective disorder; seizure prevention; seizures and belongs to the drug class fatty acid derivative anticonvulsants. When treating epilepsy: There is positive evidence of human fetal risk during pregnancy. When treating migraine: Not for use in pregnancy. Depakene 250 MG is not a controlled substance under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA).

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Generic Name
valproic acid
250 MG
19.00 mm
Elliptical / Oval
Prescription only
Drug Class
Fatty acid derivative anticonvulsants
Pregnancy Category
D - Positive evidence of risk - When treating epilepsy, X - Not for use in pregnancy - When treating migraine
CSA Schedule
Not a controlled drug
Labeler / Supplier
Abbott Laboratories
National Drug Code (NDC)
Inactive Ingredients
gelatin, ferric oxide red, glycerin, methylparaben, propylparaben, FD&C Yellow No. 6, titanium dioxide, corn oil

Note: Inactive ingredients may vary.

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