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Valdoxan (Agomelatine) belongs to a group of medicines called antidepressants and you have been given Valdoxan to treat your depression.

Valium is used for: Anxiety and problems sleeping (insomnia). Muscle spasms (cramps) such as those caused by cerebral spasticity. Epilepsy (fits). Making you relaxed before an operation (premedication).

Vallergan is derived from a group of medicines called phenothiazines, and is a type of medicine called a sedating antihistamine. It works by preventing the actions of histamine.a

Cyclizine is a type of medicine called an antihistamine. It is used to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting associated with middle ear disorders, motion (travel sickness) and following surgery or radiotherapy.

Valsartan 40 mg, 80mg and 160mg fi lm-coated tablets can be used:

  • to treat people after a recent heart attack (myocardial infarction). “Recent” here means between 12 hours and 10 days.
  • to treat symptomatic heart failure.

Valsartan/Hydrochlorothiazide tablets contain two active ingredients, valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide. Tablets containing valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide are also available without a brand name, ie as the generic medicine.

Valtrex is known as a pro-drug. Once inside the body it is broken down into the active ingredient aciclovir. Aciclovir works by preventing the herpes viruses from multiplying. This stops the growth of the virus.

Vascace (Cilazapril) is used for the treatment of raised blood pressure and, when used with digitalis (a medicine which increases the strength of the heart) and/or diuretics (water tablets), it is used for the treatment of chronic heart failure.

Venex XL (Venlafaxine) is a treatment for adults with depression. Treating depression properly is important to help you get better. If it is not treated, your condition may not go away and may become more serious and more difficult to treat.

Venlafaxine is a treatment for adults with depression. Treating depression properly is important to help you get better. If it is not treated, your condition may not go away and may become more serious and more difficult to treat.

Venlofex (Venlafaxine) is a treatment for adults with depression. Treating depression properly is important to help you get better. If it is not treated, your condition may not go away and may become more serious and more difficult to treat.

Ventolin (salbutamol) is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs.

Ventolin (salbutamol) is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs.

Ventolin (salbutamol) is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs.

Ventolin (salbutamol) is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs.

Vermox tablets and suspension contain the active ingredient mebendazole, which is a type of medicine called an anthelmintic. It is used to treat certain types of worm infections of the gut.

Vesitirim tablets contain the active ingredient solifenacin succinate, which is a type of medicine called an antimuscarinic (or anticholinergic) muscle relaxant. It works by relaxing the involuntary muscle that is found in the wall of the bladder.

Viagra (sildenafil) relaxes muscles and increases blood flow to particular areas of the body. Viagra is used to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence) in men.

Vibramycin is an antibacterial medicine. This means that it stops infections caused by bacteria. It is given as a treatment for a number of different types of infection, including chest and urinary infections, some skin conditions, sexually transmitted infections, and infections in the mouth.

Victoza is used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus when other medicines have not been enough to adequately control your diabetes.