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Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet

10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 94.80
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Sodium Valproate(33.0 M) + Valproic Acid / Valproate(45.0 M)
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Medical Description

Valpran Chrono Tablet is an antiepileptic medicine. It is used for the treatment of various forms of epilepsy. Epilepsy is a brain-related disorder that can result in abnormal brain activity, uncontro
lled movements, fits, seizures and loss of consciousness. It is also used for the treatment of manic episodes associated with bipolar disorder. Valpran Chrono Tablet contains sodium valproate and valproic acid as the active ingredients. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It can be taken with or without food. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor about your detailed medical history including all the medicines you are currently taking.
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Uses of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet

Valpran Chrono Tablet is used in the treatment of various forms of epilepsy and manic episodes assiciated with bipolar disorder.

Contraindications of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to Valpran Chrono Tablet or any ingredients present along with it.
  • If you have or had acute or chronic hepatitis or have a family history of severe hepatitis, especially medicine related.
  • If you have a history of liver damage or liver failure.
  • If you have a history of pancreatitis or damage to the pancreas.
  • If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
  • If you have certain disorders that affect metabolism.
  • If you have conditions that affect the processing of urea (metabolic waste) in the body.
  • This medicine is not meant for children below 2 years of age.

Side effects of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet

  • Headache
  • Tremors of hands and feet
  • Involuntary eye movement
  • Dizziness
  • Memory impairment
  • Nausea

Precautions and Warnings of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet


Can I take Valpran Chrono Tablet during pregnancy?
You should not take Valpran Chrono Tablet during pregnancy or if you are planning to have a baby. This medicine may cause serious harm to your baby. If you become pregnant while taking this medicine, discontinue the treatment and consult your doctor immediately. Your doctor may switch you to a safer alternative.

Breast Feeding

Can I takeValpran Chrono Tablet while breastfeeding?
Small quantities of this medicine pass into the breast milk and can affect your baby if you are breastfeeding the baby. Thus, it is recommended to consult your doctor if you are consuming this medicine and breastfeeding your baby.


Can I drive if I have consumed Valpran Chrono Tablet?
This medicine may make you feel sleepy or confused. Individuals must avoid driving or operating heavy machinery immediately after consuming this medicine.


Can I consume alcohol with Valpran Chrono Tablet?
Avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine as alcohol can affect the concentration of this medicine in your body and can also affect its desired action.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had a liver disease/failure or a recent liver transplant.
  • You are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or a nursing mother.
  • You have any pre-existing medical conditions like pancreas, liver or kidney diseases or any kind of blood-related disorder.
  • You are giving this to children below 3 years.
  • You experience any sudden changes in mood, sad thoughts, changes in thinking and decision making.

Mode of Action of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Valpran Chrono Tablet is a combination medicine that acts by increasing the release of certain chemical in the brain that regulates the electrical activity in the brain.

Directions for Use of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet

  • Valpran Chrono Tablet is to be taken as a whole with an adequate amount of water.
  • This tablet can be taken with or after food.

Interactions of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way Valpran Chrono Tablet works if taken at the same time. Discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, y
    ou should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.
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  • Especially if you are already taking any other anti-epileptic medicines like phenytoin, anti-migraine medicines, anti-depressants, pain killers, immunomodulatory medicines, contraceptives, etc.
  • Use of medicines like warfarin (blood thinners), zidovudine (used in HIV infection), anti-cancer medicines, selegiline, diazepam, quetiapine (used to treat your mental health), propofol (used for anae
    sthesia) along with Valpran Chrono Tablet may increase their effects.
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  • Concomitant use along with medicines like chloroquine (used in malaria), cimetidine (used in stomach ulcers), rifampicin, meropenem (antibiotics), cholestyramine (used to lower cholesterol) may alter
    the way this medicine works.
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Storage and disposal of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet

  • Store in a cool and dry place away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly.

Dosage of Valpran Chrono 500mg Tablet


An overdose of this medicine can be very dangerous such as coma, respiratory problem, drop in blood pressure and it should be immediately reported to your treating doctor or nearby hospital. Always ca
rry the package of the tablet along with you for easy assessment of the severity of an overdose.
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Missed a Dose

You should never miss a dose of this medicine as it can aggravate your medical condition. Take the missed dose as soon as possible. Never double dose to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details


Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What does Valpran Chrono Tablet contain?

A: Valpran Chrono Tablet is a combination medicine and contains a combination of sodium valproate and valproic acid as the active ingredients. Valpran Chrono Tablet is used for the treatment of all types of epilepsy. It is also used for the treatment of manic episodes associated with bipolar disorder.

Q: When should I take this medicine?

A: This medicine is to be taken with or after food as prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can I consume alcohol while taking this medicine?

A: Alcohol can affect the way this medicine works, avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine.

Q: Does Valpran Chrono Tablet cause an addiction?

A: No, Valpran Chrono Tablet does not cause addiction. However, it should be taken as per dose and duration prescribed by your doctor. Do not self-medicate as it can lead to severe unwanted effects.

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ContainsSodium Valproate(33.0 M),Valproic Acid / Valproate(45.0 M)
UsesEpilepsy, manic episodes
Side effectsHeadache, tremors of hands and feet, abnormal eye movement
Last Updated on: 19 Jun 2021 | 06:51 PM (IST)
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