Ingredients in every 5 ml
|Valproic Acid||250 mg|
Each package contains
|ATC Level 1||N - Nervous system|
|ATC Level 2||N03 - Antiepileptics|
|ATC Level 3||N03A - Antiepileptics|
Lepsio is administered orally. The recommended initial dose is 15 mg/kg/day, increasing at one week intervals by 5 to 10 mg/kg/day, until seizures are controlled or side effects preclude further increases.
The maximum recommended dosage is 60 mg/kg/day. If the total daily dose exceeds 250 mg, it should be given in a divided regimen.
Valproic acid may be used as sole or adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial seizures (both elementary and complex) and absence seizures (petit mal seizures).