Year : 2003  |  Volume : 45  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 251--252

Intravenous Valproate Therapy


Nilesh Shah, Sujit Shenoy, Pradnya Gawde 
 Department of Psychiatry, LT.M. Medical college and L.T.M.G. Hospital, Sion, Mumbai-400022, India

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Nilesh Shah
Department of Psychiatry, LT.M. Medical college and L.T.M.G. Hospital, Sion, Mumbai-400022
India

Four cases of acute manic episode (bipolar-l disorder), not responding to oral valproate or other mood stabilizer and neuroleptics were given injection valproate intravenously. Three out of 4 patients showed good response and tolerance to intravenous valporate.


How to cite this article:
Shah N, Shenoy S, Gawde P. Intravenous Valproate Therapy.Indian J Psychiatry 2003;45:251-252


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Shah N, Shenoy S, Gawde P. Intravenous Valproate Therapy. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 2003 [cited 2020 Aug 7 ];45:251-252
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