Sedasen Forte (Valeriana officinalis L.) capsules №20


Neuroses accompanied by such symptoms: nervous excitement; anxiety; stress-induced stress; sleep disorder.

Category: Manufacturer: Spain


Sedasen Forte Composition and form of release
Main active ingredients: extracts of valerian, lemon balm, mint.
Auxiliary components: gelatin, lactose, silicon dioxide, titanium dioxide, etc.
It is produced in the form of capsules, each containing 125 mg of valerian extract and 25 mg of lemon balm extract and peppermint extract.

Sedasen Forte Pharmacological properties
This drug belongs to the group of complex phytopreparations that affect the functioning of the nervous and cardiovascular systems, is used in neurology and cardiology.
The main active ingredients are valerian, lemon balm and mint extracts.
The cardiological effect is due to useful microelements that are part of, in particular, essential oils, steroids, stachydrin, leopurin, flavonoids, borneol, quercetin, saponins, ascorbic and valeric acids, alkaloids, bitterness, mineral salts, and other substances.
Melissa and mint contain substances that contribute to the sedative effect of the drug.
Oral administration of the drug contributes to a positive effect on the state of the cardiovascular system. It has a cardiotonic, moderate sedative (sedative effect).
It causes a decrease in the excitation of the central nervous system, enhances the effect of sedatives, pain relievers, antispasmodic and cardiotonic drugs.

This drug is used as a drug used in the complex treatment of conditions associated with disruption of the nervous and cardiovascular systems.
In particular, it is used to relieve symptoms of moderate psychological stress, mild neuroses.
In particular, when:

  • anxiety;
  • trouble falling asleep;
  • nervous excitement.

The drug in question is contraindicated for use in cases where the patient has severe hypersensitivity (allergy) to the main or to one of the auxiliary components.
Also, use is contraindicated for:

  • arterial hypotension;
  • bronchial asthma;
  • depression, other types of depression of the central nervous system.

When used together with alcoholic beverages, as well as sedatives, anesthetic and antispasmodic drugs, it enhances the effect of the latter. For this reason, with the simultaneous use of these substances, the patient should be monitored.
In pediatrics, it can be used from the age of 12.

Application during pregnancy and lactation
This drug is contraindicated for use in the treatment of pregnant women and women during lactation (only if absolutely necessary).

Method of administration and dosage
The dosage, regimens and duration of treatment are determined by the attending physician on an individual basis, depending on the nature and course of the disease.
For nervous anxiety, take 1-2 capsules twice or thrice a day.
For problems with falling asleep – 2 capsules 1 hour before going to bed.
Do not exceed 6 capsules per day.
The duration of treatment is determined by the doctor individually – depending on the clinical effect, the nature of the complex therapy and the tolerability of the drug. The recommended duration of treatment is at least 2 weeks.
Do not exceed the recommended dosage during therapy.
You should consult your doctor if the symptoms of the disease have not disappeared during the use of the drug within two weeks of days or if there are adverse reactions that are not specified in the instructions for medical use of the drug.

Overdose can cause:

  • lethargy, drowsiness, weakness, fatigue, loss of consciousness;
  • tachycardia, fatigue;
  • drowsiness, dizziness, headache.

Treatment is symptomatic. In this case, the use of the drug should be canceled, the stomach should be washed out and sorbents should be taken.

Side effects
Adverse reactions may occur. In this case, such reactions are possible as:

  • tachycardia;
  • drowsiness, depression of emotions, depression, decreased performance, headache, muscle weakness;
  • bronchospasm;
  • dyspeptic symptoms – nausea, vomiting;
  • allergic reactions, rash, itching, allergic urticaria.

Storage conditions and periods Sedasen Forte
Shelf life – 2 years from the production date indicated on the package.
The storage temperature should not exceed 25 ° C.