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Substance Name: Divalproex sodium [USAN:USP]
RN: 76584-70-8
UNII: 644VL95AO6
InChIKey: MSRILKIQRXUYCT-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Note

  • A fatty acid with anticonvulsant properties used in the treatment of epilepsy. The mechanisms of its therapeutic actions are not well understood. It may act by increasing GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID levels in the brain or by altering the properties of voltage dependent sodium channels.

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H16-O2.1/2Na

Molecular Weight

  • 310.4069
 

Classification Code

  • Anticonvulsant

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Divalproex sodium [USAN:USP]
  • Valproate semisodium [INN]

Synonyms

  • Abbott 50711
  • Abbott-50711
  • Delepsine
  • Depakote
  • Depakote CP
  • Depakote ER
  • Divalproate
  • Divalproex
  • Divalproex sodium
  • Epilex
  • Epival
  • Natrium hydrogen bis(2-propylvalerat)
  • Semisodium valproate
  • Sodium divalproate
  • Sodium hydrogen bis(2-propylpentanoate)
  • Sodium hydrogen bis(2-propylvalerate)
  • Sodium hydrogen bis(2-propylvalerate), oligomer
  • Sodium hydrogen divalproate
  • Sprinkle
  • UNII-644VL95AO6
  • Valcote
  • Valdisoval
  • Valparin
  • Valproate semisodique
  • Valproate semisodique [French]
  • Valproate semisodium
  • Valproato semisodico
  • Valproato semisodico [Spanish]
  • Valproatum seminatricum
  • Valproatum seminatricum [Latin]
  • Valproic acid semisodium salt (2:1)

Systematic Name

  • Pentanoic acid, 2-propyl-, sodium salt (2:1)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 76584-70-8

FDA UNII

  • 644VL95AO6

Other Registry Number

  • 133299-66-8

Related Registry Number

  • 99-66-1 (Parent)

System Generated Number

  • 0076584708

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C8-H16-O2.1/2Na

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C8-H16-O2
  • COMPONENT
  • Na

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/2C8H16O2.Na/c2*1-3-5-7(6-4-2)8(9)10;/h2*7H,3-6H2,1-2H3,(H,9,10);/q;;+1/p-1

InChIKey

MSRILKIQRXUYCT-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

[Na+].CCCC(CCC)C(=O)O.CCCC(CCC)C(=O)[O-]