- Corvalol - can it take time?
- Indications for admission
How "works" Corvalol
Corvalol - domestic combined drug, has a calming effect. In korvalola includes active (phenobarbital sodium, ethyl ester a-bromizovalerianovoy acid, peppermint oil) and auxiliary (caustic soda and alcohol-water mixture) of the substance.
Corvalol reduces the processes of excitation in the central nervous system, facilitates the onset of sleep
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, Relieves muscle spasm from the walls of blood vessels and internal organs. It is used for functional disorders of the cardiovascular and nervous systems, including the autonomic disorders, ie, disorders of the nervous system innervates internal organs and blood vessels. As the aid can be used in the complex therapy in various diseases of the heart and blood vessels, as well as diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, accompanied by smooth muscle spasm.
Basic properties korvalola depend on active substances included in its composition. Phenobarbital sodium - hypnotic agent, but in small doses it has soothing properties and slightly widens the blood vessels. Ethyl alpha bromizovalerianovoy acid is also sedative and antispasmodic simultaneously (removes smooth muscle spasm of the internal organs and blood vessels), but in higher doses as well as phenobarbital Nartov has a slight sedative effect. Peppermint oil
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Peppermint has antispasmodic, vasodilatory and anti-inflammatory action of light.
Excipients provide stability korvalola: caustic soda translates into soluble phenobarbital phenobarbital sodium, alcohol-water solution is necessary for the preservation solution.
Who can take Corvalol and contraindications for its reception
- as a sedative for disorders of the nervous system function (mainly under the influence of stress) character - neuroses, especially accompanied by increased irritability
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- as a sedative, vasodilator and relieves spasms of smooth muscles of internal organs in the vegetative-vascular dystonia - disorders of the autonomic nervous system innervates internal organs and blood vessels;
- as a mild hypnotic sleep for violations;
- as a sedative and vasodilator in a combination therapy for diseases of the cardiovascular system - hypertension, coronary heart disease, atherosclerosis;
- as a calming and relieves spasms of smooth muscles of internal organs in various diseases of the digestive system, accompanied by spastic pain.
Corvalol taken orally half an hour before a meal for 15-30 drops 2-3 times a day. If a strong heartbeat and high blood pressure korvalola single dose may be increased to 40 drops.
Corvalol contraindicated if you are hypersensitive its constituent components, severe disorders of the liver and kidneys, pregnancy and breastfeeding the child. It should also not be taken when driving a vehicle, and perform other operations that require high concentration of attention.
Since Corvalol enhances the action of any other sedatives, their joint application have to be agreed with the doctor. Corvalol increases the effects of alcohol, so their co-administration is not recommended.
Side effects and overdose
Corvalol is a favorite domestic remedy for the treatment of various nervous and cardiovascular disorders and is generally well tolerated. Sometimes, when his admission may experience drowsiness or dizzy during the day, which are in dose reduction. It is also possible nausea, diarrhea, allergic reactions.
With prolonged use of high doses may develop chronic poisoning bromine Depression
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(a bad mood for a long time), indifference to the environment (apathy), runny nose, watery eyes and conjunctival irritation, skin rash, including hemorrhagic (bleeding in the form of point) character, incoordination. If Corvalol used for a long time, you may develop drug dependence (a type of substance abuse), which is particularly evident in the separation of the drug.
Women should also be aware that Corvalol may decrease the effectiveness of hormonal contraceptive products. And reduces the effect of certain other drugs, so before taking korvalola best to consult a doctor.