We will always ensure that, should medication be required, you receive the most suitable and effective type for your condition. We will always discuss the options with you and endeavour to make you aware of any side effects. However, we will always advise that you read the medication information leaflet first.
The Choice and Medication website gives detailed information on a range of conditions and medication including: what a particular medicine is used for and the possible side effects.
Information regarding sodium valproate and pregnancy for women of childbearing age and annual risk acknowledgement form in an easy read format can be found in the links below.