Mood stabilizer, used to treat the psychiatric illness bipolar affective disorder, or maniac depression.

Specification – pharmacopeia: USP

Therapeutic category: anticonvulsant, antimanic & antimigraine.

Treatment: for seizure disorders’ management, mania, and prophylactic treatment of migraine headache. In epileptics is used to control the absence seizures and tonic-clonic seizures.

Pharmacology: acts to increase the levels of Gamma-Aminobutyric acid (GABA), which down-regulates the neuronal excitability through the nervous system.

Aplicación: human

CAS number: 76584-70-8

Chemical formula: C16H31NaO4