Daily Archives: January 7, 2014

Review – Valproic Acid and Autism

What We Have Learned about Autism Spectrum Disorder from Valproic Acid. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24381784 Full Paper at Link Abstract Two recent epidemiological investigations in children exposed to valproic acid (VPA) treatment in utero have reported a significant risk associated with neurodevelopmental disorders … Continue reading

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Valproic Acid, The Gut and Autism

Gastrointestinal tract abnormalities induced by prenatal valproic Acid exposure in rat offspring. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24386517 Abstract In-utero exposure to valproic acid (VPA) has been known as a potent inducer of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), not only in humans, but also in animals. … Continue reading

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