Valproate (VPA), also known valproic acid, sodium valproate, and divalproex sodium, is a medication primarily used to treatepilepsy and bipolar disorder and to prevent migraine headaches.
Valproate (VPA), are medications primarily used to treat epilepsy and bipolar disorder and to prevent migraine headaches. It is useful for the prevention of seizures in those with absence seizures, partial seizures, and generalized seizures. It can be given intravenously or by mouth. Longacting formulations exist.