Pharmacokinetics of two monounsaturated metabolites of valproic acid in the rat

Valproic acid (VPA) is a broad spectrum antiepileptic agent used widely in the treatment of absence and tonic-clonic seizures. VPA is extensively metabolized and forms 17 metabolites in man. A monounsaturated metabolite, (E)-2-ene VPA, is at least as potent as the parent drug VPA in several animal m...

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Main Author: Singh, Kuldeep
Published: University of British Columbia 2010
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