Valemenin instructions for use
- Valemenin instructions for use
- Form of formulation and composition of the preparation
- Pharmacological properties of the drug
- Indications for use
- Dosing and Administration
- Use of the drug during pregnancy and lactation
- Side effects
- An overdose of the drug
- special instructions
- Conditions of dispensing and storage of the drug
- Valamidine price
The drug Valemidin is a herbal remedy, which has a pronounced soothing effect on the nervous system, normalizes sleep, eliminates feelings of anxiety and inexplicable fear.
Form of formulation and composition of the preparation
Preparation Valeydin is available in the form of drops for oral administration. Drops in bottles of dark glass in volume 50 and 100 ml. The drug is a greenish or yellowish hue with a characteristic smell of medicinal herbs. With prolonged standing, a sediment may form on the bottom of the vial, which is the norm.
The composition of the drug includes the main active ingredients: tincture of valerian, tincture of motherwort, tincture of hawthorn fruit, tincture of peppermint. As auxiliary components, ethanol and diphenhydramine are used.
Pharmacological properties of the drug
When taking drops inside, the active active components rapidly absorb into the common bloodstream. Sedation is observed after 15-30 minutes after taking the drug. Patients who took these drops noted that such symptoms as anxiety, increased excitability, irritability, normalized sleep. The drug with regular use normalizes blood pressure, eliminates pain in the heart.
Indications for use
Valeomidine drops are prescribed to patients for treatment and prevention of such conditions:
- Increased nervous excitability, against which the sleep is disturbed;
- Anxiety and an inexplicable sense of fear;
- Pain in the heart, caused by frequent stress and physical overload;
- As part of complex therapy for hypertension;
- As part of complex therapy for vegetovascular dystonia with attacks of panic attacks.
According to the instructions, this medication can not be administered to patients in the presence of such conditions:
- Peptic ulcer of the stomach or duodenum in the phase of exacerbation;
- Individual intolerance of the active ingredients of the drug;
- Myocardial infarction;
- Pronounced hypotension, fainting condition against low pressure;
- Pregnancy and lactation;
- Acute congestive heart failure;
- Severe liver damage;
- Pronounced bradycardia;
Dosing and Administration
The dosage of the drug and the duration of the course of therapy are determined by the doctor depending on the individual characteristics of the patient's body, the diagnosis, the severity of clinical symptoms, body weight and other factors.
According to the instructions for the treatment of neuroses or panic attacks during vegetovascular dystonia, the drug is prescribed 20-40 drops inside. The medicine must be diluted in a small amount of water. To prevent irritation of the gastric mucosa, Valimidine should be taken after a meal, after 30 minutes. The amount of taking the drug per day is determined by the doctor, but generally enough 1-2 times a day. The duration of the course of therapy with the drug is at least 1 week, in severe cases, drops can be taken for 14-16 days, after which it is recommended to take a break for 1-2 months.
With stress and fatigue, against which the patient develops insomnia and increased excitability, one-time intake of the drug inside in the amount of 20-30 drops is sufficient.
Use of the drug during pregnancy and lactation
Drops Valeydin can not be used during the period of bearing a child. Despite the natural composition of the drug in the drops contains also ethyl alcohol, which easily penetrates the placenta to the fetus. Alcohol can cause severe disturbances in the work of the nervous system of the fetus, as a result of which there is a serious lag in mental and physical development. In addition, ethanol can affect the liver of the fetus, causing severe intra-uterine intoxication.
When breastfeeding, this medication is not prescribed to women, since the ingredients included in the preparation enter the breast milk, and then with the food into the baby's body. Contained in the drops of ethanol is the way to accumulate in the body of the baby, causing severe liver damage and mental retardation. If you need to use drops of Valeymidine during lactation, breastfeeding should be discontinued.
The drug as a whole is well tolerated by patients, but with individual hypersensitivity, the following side effects may develop:
- Pain in the stomach;
- Rashes on the skin;
- Dry mouth, increased thirst.
An overdose of the drug
With an excessive increase in the recommended dose, the patient may develop an overdose, which is manifested by the following symptoms:
- Decrease in blood pressure indicators;
- Drowsiness and depression of consciousness;
- Superficial rapid pulse;
- Dizziness and weakness;
- Intoxication of the body with ethanol (in rare cases, when taking too large a dose of the drug);
- Nausea and vomiting;
- Inhibition of respiratory function.
Treatment of an overdose consists in the intake of sorbents and symptomatic therapy. For example, to increase blood pressure to the patient, they give him a drink of black sweet coffee or intramuscularly injected cordiamine.
If you need to use VALEMIDIN drops in patients with renal or hepatic insufficiency, you should be very careful, constantly monitor the general condition and daily diuresis of the patient.
The simultaneous use of this drug with other drugs with a pronounced sedative effect increases the risk of oppression of the central nervous system and the development of overdose phenomena.
At the time of taking the drug should abandon the driving of the car and control mechanisms that require reaction speed, since the substances contained in the drops can somewhat inhibit the CNS and slow the reaction rate.
Conditions of dispensing and storage of the drug
Drops of Valeydin are dispensed in pharmacies without a prescription. Shelf life of the drug is 3 years from the date of production, which is indicated on the package. The drug should be stored out of reach of children, avoiding direct sunlight, at a temperature of not more than 25 degrees.
The average cost of drops of Valeydin in pharmacies in Moscow is 160 rubles.