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How long does it take for Depakote to start working?

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Dr. Jeff Jacobs
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: 1-2 weeks

On average, for the treatment of psychiatric disorders, it takes 7-14 days after achieving a therapeutic blood level.
I will defer to my neurology colleagues for commenting on how long it takes to start working for seizures and/or migraines.

In brief: 1-2 weeks

On average, for the treatment of psychiatric disorders, it takes 7-14 days after achieving a therapeutic blood level.
I will defer to my neurology colleagues for commenting on how long it takes to start working for seizures and/or migraines.
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