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Q: When was depakote first released?

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Teri Robert, Health Guide
6/19/09 6:41pm

The original formulation of Depakote was first approved by the FDA on March 10, 1983, and it was released shortly after that.



Nancy Harris Bonk, Community Member
6/14/09 3:18pm

Hi Howdy,


Divalproex sodium(Depakote)was first approved almost thirty years ago, although I don't have an exact date.  


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By Howdy, Community Member— Last Modified: 10/18/10, First Published: 06/11/09