Comparing Compliance, Tolerability, Efficacy and Adverse Events in Bipolar Tients From Valproic Acid to Depakote ER

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00211250
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : January 28, 2009
Information provided by:
Joliet Center for Clinical Research

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Completed
  Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2006
  Actual Study Completion Date : September 2006
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