Depakote vs Lithium Carbonate for Depression

Depakote
Lithium Carbonate
Other name: Depakote ER Depakote ER
Other name: Lithobid Lithobid
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.4
Concern level
2.2
Concern level
2.2
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Valproic acid (VPA) is a chemical compound that has found clinical use as an anticonvulsant and mood stabilizer medication, primarily in the treatment of epilepsy, bipolar disorder, and, less commonly, major depressive disorder. It is also used to ...
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Lithium carbonate is a chemical compound of lithium, carbon, and oxygen with the chemical formula Li2CO3. This colorless Salt (chemistry) is widely used in the processing of metal oxides and has received attention for its use in psychiatry. It is found i...
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10
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3
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2
Insomnia
2
Weight Loss
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Irritability
2
Rash
1
Nausea
1
Drowsiness
1
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Weight Gain
3
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2
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2
Psychosis
2
Tiredness
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Hypothyroidism
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Suicide
1
Weight Loss
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Valproic acid (VPA) is a chemical compound that has found clinical use as an anticonvulsant and mood stabilizer medication, primarily in the treatment of epilepsy, bipolar disorder, and, less commonly, major depressive disorder. It is also used to ...
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About Lithium Carbonate
Lithium carbonate is a chemical compound of lithium, carbon, and oxygen with the chemical formula Li2CO3. This colorless Salt (chemistry) is widely used in the processing of metal oxides and has received attention for its use in psychiatry. It is found i...
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