ADMIN NOTE As there are many forms of sodium valproate, tapering will be highly individual. If you wish peer counseling for your taper, please start a topic for yourself in the Introductions forum.   If you have been prescribed any form of sodium valproate for symptoms that were interpreted as psychotic, you will need to be especially careful to taper slowly, only as fast as your nervous system can remain calm.   Under any circumstances, you will want to keep your nervous sys