Valocordin is a colorless transparent liquid.Available in flakonah- capacity of 50 or 20 milliliters.This combination drug, has antispasmodic, sedative, vasodilating, vasodilator and sedative effects.
valokordin The composition includes ethyl alcohol, hop oil, peppermint oil, phenobarbital, etylbromisovalerianate, distilled water.
Therapeutic action valokordin
therapeutic effect determine the pharmacological properties of its components.For etylbromisovalerianate has antispasmodic, hypnotic and sedative effects;phenobarbital - vasodilating, sedative (reduces the excitement of central nervous system and promotes natural restful sleep onset);Peppermint oil has antispasmodic and vasodilating activity.
Valocordin drug prescribed for:
- neuroses, accompanied by fear, anxiety, irritability;
- functional disorders of the cardiovascular system;
- sinus tachycardia;cardialgia;state of excitement with severe vegetative reactions;
- difficulty falling asleep or insomnia.
Valocordin should not be taken during breast-feeding, disorders of the liver and kidneys, hypersensitive to the drug.During pregnancy valokordin taken with extreme caution, and only on prescription.
Dosing and Administration
duration of use and dosage valokordin appointed the doctor individually.
drug is taken before a meal inside.Adults usually fifteen to twenty drops three times per day.For insomnia, increase the dose to thirty drops.Babies valokordin give the rate of one drop per year of life, taking into consideration the clinical picture of the disease.
Typically, the drug is easily tolerated, even with prolonged use.Sometimes in the afternoon may appear slight dizziness and drowsiness.
Prolonged use may be drug addiction phenomenon "bromism" the sudden cessation of treatment - syndrome "cancel".Sometimes there is discomfort in the stomach and intestines, allergic reactions.
Long-term use of high doses can lead to chronic intoxication with bromine, which is characterized by poor coordination of movements, bleeding diathesis, conjunctivitis, rhinitis, apathy, depressive mood.
If poisoning mild and severe psychomotor disorders appear, dizziness, drowsiness.In the case of severe intoxication lowers blood pressure and peripheral reflexes, impaired breathing, tachycardia, and there are vessels collapse, coma.If a man will not be in time to receive medical help, possibly fatal.
interaction with other drugs
In parallel application valokordin and other sedatives, there is unpredictable amplification effect, which adversely affects the nervous system due to over-depressing effects which may arise disorders of speech and motor activity, and a change of consciousness.
Alcohol can increase the effect and increase the toxicity of the drug.
medicines, which include valproic acid enhance the effect valokordin.
possible poisoning of the body with the combined use of drugs and valokordin with methotrexate and with simultaneous use of oral contraceptives, coumarin, grizeosulfinom enhances the body's metabolism and reduces the effectiveness of these funds.
valokordin Long-term use is not recommended, since its composition contains a high percentage of ethanol.
With continued use of the drug because of the speed reduction reactions prohibited drive vehicles, as well as to engage in those activities for which the required speed of psychomotor reactions and concentration.