Valodex 10mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:27 am

Valodex 10mg Tablet

Uses of Valodex 10mg Tablet

Valodex 10mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Metastatic Breast Cancer

Side effects of Valodex 10mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Valodex 10mg Tablet are – Confusion, Depression, Dizziness, Fatigue, Headache, Weakness, Hyperlipidemia, Thrombosis, Nausea, Vomiting

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Valodex 10mg Tablet

Do not use Valodex 10mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Tamoxifen

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Valodex 10mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Valodex 10mg Tablet works

Valodex 10mg Tablet contains – Tamoxifen

Tamoxifen may block the effects of estrogen on breast tissue by competing with estrogen for estrogen-receptor binding sites. Estrogen may stimulate the growth of cancer cells.

Dosage of Valodex 10mg Tablet

The dosage of Valodex 10mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Valodex 10mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Valodex 10mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

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

Tamtero 10mg Tablet  ( Hetero Drugs Ltd. )

26.20  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip


Drug :- bromocriptine: Possibly increased blood tamoxifen level.

estrogens: Possibly altered therapeutic effect of tamoxifen.

warfarin and other coumarin-type anticoagulants: Increased anticoagulant effect of these drugs.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.