pharmacological action "Valerian»
drug has a sedative effect, which manifests itself quite slowly, but steadily.In addition, "Valerian" has a slight antispasmodic effect, that is, it can shoot spasms of mild degree.Also, the drug slows the heart rate, dilates coronary vessels, increases the secretory activity of the gastrointestinal tract and has a choleretic effect.
therapeutic effect "Valerian" appears at long-term treatment.
Indications & Dosage
Tablets "Valerian" are used as a sedative drug in conditions such as agitation, migraine, sleep disorders associated with excitement, as well as functional disorders of the cardiovascular system and gastrointestinal tract mild.Since "Valerian" does not have a strong sedative effect, it can be used before bedtime to facilitate sleep,
drug, taken orally before a meal.Recommended instruction to "Valerian" dosage is one tablet 2 or 3 times a day.The tablets should be taken with water volume of about 100 ml.The duration of the drug is determined individually.Depending on the indication "Valerian" it can be taken as a single dose and over a prolonged period of time.The duration of treatment with an average of about 4-6 weeks.A more long-term use, "Valerian" necessary medical supervision.
When drug overdose nausea, vomiting, stomach discomfort, drowsiness or agitation.Treatment is carried out by an overdose induced vomiting and gastric lavage.These procedures must be made not later than 2 hours after taking a dose of increased "Valerian."
contraindications and side effects
Contraindications "Valerian" is a hypersensitivity to the components.
Side effects of the drug may manifest as hypersensitivity reactions.In some cases, possible dizziness, lowering of body temperature, stomach irritation, drowsiness and lack of concentration of attention.At high doses, "Valerian" can occur weakness, lethargy, depression, and decreased performance.