Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
Dartford Gravesham and Swanley CCG

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Female patients and their carers should be counselled on the risk of valproate treatment during pregnancy. Ensure female patients are provided with relevant resources, to support their understanding of the risks. In particular the prescriber must ensure the patient understands:

  • Preferred
  • On Formulary
  • Specialist Initiation
  • Hospital Use Only
  • Unlicensed Medicines