Venixxa Frequently Asked Questions
What Is Venixxa?
What is Venixxa recommended for?
Venixxa is an oral treatment option in Canada that helps to relieve signs and symptoms of mild-to-moderate chronic venous disease, such as varicose and spider veins, pain in the legs, sensation of heaviness, sensation of swelling, and functional discomfort. It also helps to reduce lower-leg edema associated with mild-to-moderate chronic venous disease.
Venixxa is an oral treatment option in Canada that helps to reduce signs and symptoms associated with hemorrhoids, such as bleeding, anal discharge, pain, inflammation, itching, redness (erythema), discomfort, sensation of needing to pass stools, and swelling (edema).
How often do I take Venixxa?
Simply take 1 tablet of Venixxa twice daily, midday and evening with meals, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
For acute hemorrhoids: Take 3 tablets twice daily for the first 4 days, then 2 tablets twice daily for 3 days.
For chronic treatment: Take 1 tablet twice daily.
Can anyone take Venixxa?
Do not use Venixxa if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Consult a healthcare professional if you are taking any prescription medications or if you suffer or experience inflammation of the skin, thrombophlebitis or subcutaneous induration, severe pain, ulcers, sudden swelling of one or both legs, cardiac or renal insufficiency or disorder. Consult a healthcare practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen.
Do not use Venixxa if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Consult a healthcare professional if you are taking any prescription medications.
If symptoms persist or worsen, or if an acute hemorrhoidal episode persists after 7 days, consult a healthcare practitioner.
If hemorrhoids are accompanied by rectal bleeding (bloody stools sometimes look like black tar), or if you experience a change in bowel habits, consult a healthcare practitioner.
Do I need a prescription for Venixxa?
How long has Venixxa been available?
Where can I find Venixxa?
Does Venixxa contain lactose?
What if I forget to take a tablet?
Does Venixxa have any side effects?
Is it safe to use Venixxa on a long-term basis?
I have varicose veins. Will Venixxa work for me?
I wear compression socks (stockings with elastic support). Can I take Venixxa?
Can Venixxa be taken with topical treatments?
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WHERE TO BUY If you are not able to locate Venixxa in-store, please speak to the Pharmacist who will be able to assist you. If the store has no stock of Venixxa, the Pharmacist may be able to order for you. Delivery usually takes 2 to 3 days.