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Valtrex Safety Information and Side Effects

Valtrex Safety Information

Renal Failure Acute ( 522 reports)    ➢ More

Renal Failure Acute, Dysuria, Asthenia

This case suggests a potential Valtrex Renal Failure Acute side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 91-year-old female patient from JP (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): herpes zoster,neuralgia and used Valtrex (dosage: 1000mg Three Times Per Day) starting 2011. Soon after starting Valtrex the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Dysuria
  • Asthenia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Lyrica (75mg Per Day)
  • Glimicron
  • Coniel
  • Micardis
  • Bonalon
  • The patient was hospitalized. Although Valtrex demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Renal Failure Acute, may still occur.

    Dizziness ( 449 reports)    ➢ More

    Dysarthria, Dizziness, Hallucination, Toxicity To Various Agents

    Adverse event was reported on Jan 14, 2014 by a male taking Valtrex (Dosage: 1000mg Three Times Per Day) was diagnosed with and. Location: JP , 71 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Valtrex side effects: dysarthria, dizziness, hallucination, toxicity to various agents. The patient was hospitalized.

    Nausea ( 423 reports)    ➢ More

    Pruritus, Hyperhidrosis, Nausea, Herpes Virus Infection

    This Nausea problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 60-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): genital herpes,neuralgia.On 2008 a consumer started treatment with Valtrex (dosage: 500mg Twice Per Day). The following health products were being taken at the same time:
  • Lyrica (75mg Per Day)
  • Flexeril (10mg Three Times Per Day)
  • Lortab (1tab Twice Per Day)
  • Corgard
  • Lovastatin
  • Estradiol
  • Allopurinol
  • Prilosec
  • When commencing Valtrex, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Pruritus
    • Hyperhidrosis
    • Nausea
    • Herpes Virus Infection
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Nausea, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Dysarthria ( 392 reports)    ➢ More

    Transient Ischaemic Attack, Meningitis, Herpes Zoster, Headache, Gastric Disorder, Eye Pain, Dysarthria, Hypoaesthesia, Trigeminal Neuralgia

    A case of a 52-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: genital herpes and was treated with Valtrex (dosage: 1g Per Day) starting 2000. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Coumadin
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Transient Ischaemic Attack
    • Meningitis
    • Herpes Zoster
    • Headache
    • Gastric Disorder
    • Eye Pain
    • Dysarthria
    • Hypoaesthesia
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Valtrex could cause Dysarthria and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Depressed Level Of Consciousness ( 354 reports)    ➢ More

    Altered State Of Consciousness, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Convulsion, Loss Of Consciousness, Glossoptosis, Feeling Abnormal, Atonic Seizures, Disorientation, Somnolence

    on Feb 04, 2014 a Female from JP , 66 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Valtrex. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Valtrex side effects: altered state of consciousness, depressed level of consciousness, convulsion, loss of consciousness, glossoptosis, feeling abnormal, atonic seizures, disorientation, somnolence. Valtrex dosage: 1000mg Three Times Per Day. The patient was hospitalized.

    Common Valtrex Side Effects

    Click to view detailed reports:

    Renal Failure Acute (522)
    Dizziness (449)
    Nausea (423)
    Dysarthria (392)
    Depressed Level Of Consciousness (354)
    Altered State Of Consciousness (346)
    Blood Creatinine Increased (336)
    Vomiting (276)
    Encephalopathy (266)
    Headache (260)
    Blood Urea Increased (236)
    Hallucination (224)
    Delirium (222)
    Malaise (218)
    Nervous System Disorder (187)
    Gait Disturbance (181)
    Decreased Appetite (157)
    Overdose (157)
    Asthenia (155)
    Anorexia (154)
    Pyrexia (153)
    Somnolence (151)
    Restlessness (149)
    Renal Impairment (143)
    Confusional State (142)
    Rash (141)
    Disorientation (124)
    Dyslalia (121)
    Renal Failure (116)
    Abnormal Behaviour (110)
    Feeling Abnormal (109)
    Pain (108)
    Diarrhoea (103)
    Renal Disorder (101)
    Speech Disorder (99)
    Pruritus (90)
    Fatigue (88)
    Dehydration (85)
    Muscular Weakness (83)
    Abdominal Pain (82)
    Psychiatric Symptom (79)
    Herpes Virus Infection (79)
    Agitation (77)
    Insomnia (75)
    Convulsion (72)
    Urine Output Decreased (71)
    Abdominal Pain Upper (65)
    Hallucination, Visual (64)
    Dyspnoea (61)
    Dyskinesia (61)

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