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Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Valus Plus Tablet

Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet is used for pain relief.

Valus Plus Tablet side effects

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Flatulence
  • Swelling of hands
  • Swelling of feet
  • Flu-like symptoms

How to use Valus Plus Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Valus Plus Tablet works

Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Valdecoxib and Paracetamol/Acetaminophen. Valdecoxib is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and Paracetamol/Acetaminophen is an antipyretic (fever reducer). They work by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that cause pain and fever.

Valus Plus Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet. Taking Valdecoxib+Paracetamol/Acetaminophen with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, the use of Valus Plus 20 mg/500 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Valus Plus

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I am having pain in the joint of little finger of right hand and first finger of left hand from few hours,it occured yesterday also,plz help,i have enzomac plus and P650 at home right now
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
U can take paracetamol 650mg for pain relief
I have a fever, body pain,cold,cough,throat pain and sneezing from past 12 hours pls give solution to recover from. Thank u
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
CTZ plus twice daily for 5 dayscalpol 500 mg twice daily for fever or SOS
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