Generic and brand-name drugs V

Generic and brand-name drugs V: Composition, drug form and content, indications, contraindications, precautions, unwanted effects, dosage and administration, interactions, storage

Valium (important information)

Before taking Valium, tell your doctor if you regularly use other medicines that make you sleepy (such as colds or allergies, other sedatives, narcotic pain relievers, sleeping pills).

Vicodin (important information)

Acetaminophen and hydrocodone can exist in breast milk and could harm a nursing baby. Do not use Vicodin without telling your doctor if you are breastfeeding a baby.

Valacyclovir (important antiviral drug information)

Valacyclovir will not stop the spread of genital herpes. Herpes infection is contagious and can infect others, even while taking this medicine.

Valtrex (important antiviral drug information)

Treatment with Valtrex should be started as soon as possible after the first appearance of symptoms such as itching, burning, blisters. This medicine may not be effective if your first start taking it 1 or 2 days after the onset of symptoms.