Valproic Acid Capsules (box of 100 capsules)
Valproic Acid Capsules (blister of 10 capsules)
Valproic Acid Capsules (box of 100 capsules)
Valproic Acid Capsules (blister of 10 capsules)
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Valproic Acid Capsules

Valproic Acid Capsules are an anticonvulsant medication for oral use. It is manufactured by AdvaCare Pharma, a trusted global supplier of high-quality pharmaceutical medicines.



What is Valproic Acid?

Therapeutic Class:

Active Ingredients: Valproic Acid

Valproic Acid Capsules are a drug that is used to treat certain types of seizure disorders, such as complex partial seizures. This medication is also indicated for the treatment of manic episodes associated with bipolar disorder. Valproic Acid is sometimes prescribed as prophylaxis for migraine headaches.

Valproic Acid is classified as an anticonvulsant. Though its exact mechanism of action is not defined, it is known to work as a GABA modulator and as a voltage-gated sodium channel blocker. It also inhibits the action of histone deacetylases.

AdvaCare Pharma's Valproic Acid Capsules are manufactured in GMP-certified factories located in China, India, and the USA. We routinely inspect our production facilities to ensure our products meet health, safety, and environmental standards.

Why are we a quality Valproic Acid manufacturer?

AdvaCare Pharma is a GMP manufacturer of Valproic Acid Capsules. Our strategically located facilities ensure that our company has complete control over the supply chain, meaning higher quality products and lower costs for transportation and importation. Over the past 20 years, we have built a solid reputation as a leading manufacturer of pharmaceutical products across 65 countries.


What is Valproic Acid used for?

It's used to treat seizure disorders, including complex partial seizures, and simple and complex absence seizures. Valproic Acid is also indicated for the treatment of acute manic bipolar disorder and as migraine headache prophylaxis.

How are Valproic Acid Capsules used?

This medication has been manufactured to be taken orally.

What dose should be taken?

For seizures, the usual dose is 30-60mg/kg, divided and taken 2 or 3 times per day.

For acute manic bipolar disorder, the usual dose is 240-500mg, taken 3 times per day.

For migraine headache prevention, the usual dose is 250-500, taken twice per day.

Side Effects

As with all pharmaceuticals, some unwanted effects can occur from the use of Valproic Acid Capsules.

Common side effects include, but may not be limited to:

  • gastrointestinal disturbances
  • headache
  • dizziness, tiredness, drowsiness
  • tremors
  • changes in vision
  • hair loss
  • weight changes

Seek medical attention if the following develop:

  • signs of an allergic reaction
  • mental changes, including confusion
  • unexplained bruises or bleeding; purple pinpoint spots under the skin
  • severe drowsiness
  • worsening seizures

Consult a doctor or pharmacist for a comprehensive list of all side effects.

If any symptom persists or gets worse, or you notice any other symptoms, please call your doctor immediately.


Do NOT use Valproic Acid Capsules if:

  • You are allergic or hypersensitive to any of the ingredients.
  • You have liver disease.
  • You have a urea cycle disorder.
  • You have Alpers' disease or another genetic mitochondrial disorder

This medication may not be suitable for people with certain conditions, including:

  • liver problems associated with a genetic mitochondrial disorder
  • mood disorders or suicidal thoughts
  • family history of urea cycle disorder
  • HIV or CMV infection

Suicidal thoughts may occur in young patients. It is important to have regular progress updates with a physician and for caregivers and families to pay attention to changes in mood.

This medicine should only be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding if the benefits outweigh the risks. Consult a doctor or healthcare professional before treatment.

Use effective birth control while being treated with this medication. However, it should be noted that estrogen may interact with this drug and reduce its efficacy for preventing seizures.

Many drugs are known to interact with Valproic Acid, including amifampridine, bupropion, dalfampridine, and metoclopramide.

Avoid drinking alcohol while undergoing treatment with this medicine. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery until the effects of the medicine are clear.

*Regulatory compliance may vary according to production standard, import requirements and/or manufacturing origin.

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