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Valus P 40 mg Injection


Overview

Introduction of Valus P Injection

Valus P 40 mg Injection is used for the treatment and prevention of pain, redness and swelling. It reduces the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding and acidity as compared to the other commonly used painkillers. It is given in cases where oral administration of pain killers is difficult.

Valus P 40 mg Injection provides only temporary relief and it does not cure your condition. Valus P 40 mg Injection is administered as an injection by a healthcare professional. Kindly do not self administer. Please consult your doctor in case any injection site reactions like pain, swelling or redness are observed.

Flu-like symptoms, indigestion, stomach pain and diarrhea are some of the side effects that might be seen with this medicine. It may cause dizziness and fatigue. You should not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you. It is potentially unsafe to take it during pregnancy. Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure and liver or kidney disease.

Uses of Valus P Injection

Valus P Injection side effects

Common
  • Flu-like symptoms

How to use Valus P Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Valus P Injection works

Valus P 40 mg Injection is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) called COX-2 inhibitors. It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

Valus P Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Valus P 40 mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Valus P 40 mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Valus P 40 mg Injection during lactation is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Valus P 40 mg Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Valus P 40 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Valus P 40 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Valus P 40 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Valus P 40 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Valus P 40 mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Valus P 40 mg Injection
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Procreval 40mg Injection
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Expert Advice

  • Valus P 40 mg Injection helps relieve pain and inflammation.
  • It may cause fewer stomach problems as compared to other NSAIDs like Ibuprofen or Naproxen.
  • It may cause dizziness and fatigue. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Do not consume alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Regularly monitor your blood pressure while taking this medicine, particularly in the first two weeks after starting treatment.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
  • During long-term treatment, your doctor may want to take regular blood tests to monitor your liver function.
  • Do not take Valus P 40 mg Injection if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Valus P with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
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FAQs

Q. What is Valus P used for?

Valus P is used in adults for short term treatment of pain after surgery

Q. How does Valus P work?

Valus P belongs to class of medications called cyclo-oxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitors. It works by inhibiting the enzyme COX-2 that reduces the formation of chemicals called prostaglandins in the body, thereby reducing pain and inflammation.

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