DIVALPROEX SODIUM- divalproex sodium tablet, delayed release 



Divalproex Sodium
(dye val’ proe ex soe’ dee um)

Delayed-Release Tablets, USP

Read this Medication Guide before you start taking divalproex sodium delayed-release tablets and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This information does not take the place of talking to your healthcare provider about your medical condition or treatment.
What is the most important information I should know about divalproex sodium delayed-release tablets?
Do not stop taking divalproex sodium delayed-release tablets without first talking to your healthcare provider.
Stopping divalproex sodium delayed-release tablets suddenly can cause serious problems.
Divalproex sodium delayed-release tablets can cause serious side effects, including:
1. Serious liver damage that can cause death, especially in children younger than 2 years old. The risk of getting this serious liver damage is more likely to happen within the first 6 months of treatment.
Call your healthcare provider right away if you get any of the following symptoms:

In some cases, liver damage may continue despite stopping the drug.
2. Divalproex sodium delayed-release tablets may harm your unborn baby.

Revised: 6/2022