ERIC Number: EJ559536
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Effects of Switching from Depakene to Generic Valproic Acid on Individuals with Mental Retardation.
Vadney, Victor J.; Kraushaar, Kevin W.
Mental Retardation, v35 n6 p468-71 Dec 1997
Comparison of brand-name Depakene with generic valproic acid medication to control seizures in 64 subjects with mental retardation living in an intermediate care facility found no statistically significant differences in seizures or blood levels. Results suggest use of the generic medication can result in substantial cost savings. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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