Why is it important for child to take this Episenta medicine?
It is important that child takes sodium valproate composed Episenta regularly so that they have fewer seizures.
When should be Episenta give?
Usually Episenta is prescribed twice a day: once in the morning and once in the evening. Ideally, these times are 10–12 hours apart, for example sometime between 7 and 8 am, and between 7 and 8 pm.
How much Episenta is safe for consumption?
The doctor shall work out the amount of sodium valproate that is right for the child. The dosage shall be shown on the medicine label.
When should the medicine start working?
It may take some weeks for sodium valproate to work properly, so the child might still have seizures for a while. Continue giving the medicine in the way that you have been told to.
Is there any general advice about medicines for epilepsy?
If your child seems to have more seizures than usual, contact your doctor or your epilepsy nurse