Valz 20mg Tablet

icon
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Valz 20mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
209
₹20.9/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Valz Tablet

uses

Uses of Valz Tablet

Valz 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression.
uses

Side effects of Valz Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Dizziness, Diarrhoea.

uses

How to use Valz 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. It is better to take Valz 20mg Tablet with food.

How Valz Tablet works

Valz 20mg tablet works in depression by increasing the levels of serotonin in the brain. Serotonin is one of the chemical messengers in the brain that helps in regulating mood.

In Depth Information on Valz Tablet

Expert advice for Valz Tablet

  • Always take vilazodone along with food. 
  • Do not stop taking vilazodone, even if you feel better, without consulting your doctor.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience suicidal or violent thoughts, anxiety or panic attacks, unusual mood swings, restlessness, agitation, sleeping trouble, or unusually increased talking (manic attacks).
  • Consult a doctor if you experience confusion, decreased coordination, fainting, hallucinations (apparent perception of something not present), headache, memory problems, mental or mood changes, fits, sluggishness, trouble concentrating, or weakness, muscle stiffness or tightness
  • Tell your doctor if you have a history of suffering from low blood volume or blood pressure, low blood sodium levels, dehydration or you are on a low-salt (sodium) diet.
  • Tell your doctor if you or your family member has a history of bipolar disorder (manic-depression) or other mental or mood problems, alcohol or substance abuse, or if you drink alcohol.
  • Inform your doctor if you have liver or kidney problems, bleeding problems, increased eye pressure (glaucoma), or fits (seizures).
  • Do not drive or use any machinery after taking vilazodone as it may cause dizziness.
  • Do not consume alcohol when on treatment with vilazodone as it may worsen its side effects.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
  • Do not use if you are allergic to vilazodone or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not use if you are taking antidepressant medications like monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs)
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Valz 20mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
CAUTION
Valz 20mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Valz 20mg 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Valz 20mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Valz 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
Valz 20mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with ki
dney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Valz 20mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Liver
Valz 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Valz 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available for use of Valz 20mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dianorm 80mg Tablet, Lipaglyn 4mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Diabend 80mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Valz 20mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Vilazodone

No, Valz is not a narcotic
Yes, Valz helps in relieving anxiety symptoms in patients with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD).

User Submitted Feedback For Valz 20mg Tablet

One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Valz 20mg Tablet: RPP, NWP, IPL, AYU, SAT, AAY, GNC, HEX, MMS, BTM, MAK, USF, MOM, OIP, RKS, EQN, NDP, JIV, DDR, DFP, DPP, RSS, STA, GTC, LHA, HGI, BIO, EMB, MAX, SHM, ADT, GTK, RUS, DYG, PSP, MPC, ATP, BSN, HIP, BLP, KHH, AAR, LCC, RJH, JMJ, SWA, ATL, SJP, PTS, SBL, WSI, AGT, SBA, SHP, PNT, PLT, GPT, FGH, OLT, DLP, PEN, OHM, DEL, OWP, HBV, NVL, ZVP, SSA, 9T9

Substitutes for Valz Tablet

Vinsure 20mg Tablet
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
₹19.1/Tablet
save 9%
Neuvilaz 20mg Tablet
Unichem Laboratories Ltd
₹19.1/Tablet
save 9%
₹19.5/Tablet
save 7%
₹19.5/Tablet
save 7%
Vilodon 20mg Tablet
MSN Laboratories
₹19.5/Tablet
save 7%
Top Psychiatrists
doctor
Dr. Rajiv Mehta
MBBS, MD, MSc
4.5
doctor
Dr. M. K. Zaman
MBBS, MD, Diploma
4.8
doctor
4.4
doctor
4.2
doctor
4.1
cross img