Herbion Cowslip Syrup
INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE?
Herbion cowslip syrup
Primrose extract and thyme
Before use, carefully read the package because it contains important information for you!
This medicine is available without a prescription. Nevertheless, it must be jematipazljivo carefully to get the most benefit.
Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again.
Ask your pharmacist if you need more information or advice.
If your symptoms worsen or do not improve within 5 to 7 days, consult a doctor.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
In this leaflet
What is Herbion cowslip syrup is and what it is used for
Herbion cowslip cough syrup containing a mixture of liquid extract and primrose root herb thyme.
Herbion cowslip syrup is a traditional herbal medicinal product that is recommended for easier expectoration colds with cough.
Herbion cowslip syrup is a traditional herbal medicinal product, the use of which in the above indication is based solely on the basis of long-term experience.
What you need to know before you take Herbion cowslip syrup
Do not take Herbion cowslip syrup:
If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to extract the roots primrose extract, herb thyme, to other plants of the species cowslip or other plants of the family Lamiaceae (Labiatae) or any of the ingredients;
if you have asthma;
If your child has had a severe sore throat and vocal cords.
Take special care with Herbion cowslip syrup:
if you experience shortness of breath, fever or purulent sputum, you should immediately seek help from your doctor;
If you are diabetic, you should know that the syrup contains sucrose, and therefore is not recommended for you;
if you have inflammation of the stomach or gastric ulcer;
children under 4 years of age, syrup is not recommended without first talking to your doctor.
Taking other medicines
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines or have recently taken, even if you bought without a prescription.
Interactive effects Herbion cowslip syrup with other medicinal products to date are not known.
Taking Herbion cowslip syrup with food and drink
Interaction with food is not known.
It is recommended that while taking syrup drink tea and other hot drinks.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine.
In the absence of sufficient data on the safety of taking syrup during pregnancy and lactation, in that period is not recommended .
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
It is not known that the medicine will affect your ability to drive and use machines.
Important information about some of the ingredients Herbion cowslip syrup
Herbion cowslip syrup contains sucrose. If you have an intolerance to some sugars (have an intolerance to some sugars), before using this medicine, consult your doctor. Methyl (E 218) may cause allergic reactions (including delayed).
How to take Herbion cowslip syrup
Always use Herbion cowslip syrup carefully follow the instructions. If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
The usual dose for adults and children older than 12 years, 1 spoon of syrup four times a day.
Children aged 4 12 letastarosti administered 1 measuring spoon of syrup 3 times a day.
Immediately after the administration does not enjoy the food and drink that it does not speed up removal of the lining of the mouth and throat.
Use in children younger than 4 years of age is not recommended.
If symptoms persist after 1 week, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Shake the bottle before use.
While taking syrup recommend drinking large quantities of tea and other hot drinks.
If you take more Herbion cowslip syrup than you should
Do not take larger doses than recommended. Ingestion of very large doses may cause gastrointestinal disturbances, which appear as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
If you forget to take Herbion cowslip syrup
Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
Take the missed dose as soon as possible unless it is almost time for your next dose. In this case, skip the missed dose.
If you have any questions about using this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Possible side effects
Like all medicines, this medicine can Herbion cowslip syrup side effects, but not everybody gets them.
At the recommended dosage side effects are not expected.
Very common…………………………. Affects more than 1 in 10 patients
Common………………………………… Affects 1 to 10 users in 100
Uncommon……………………………. Affects 1 to 10 users in 1,000
Rare………………………………………. Affects 1 to 10 users in 10,000
Very rare………………………………. Affects less than 1 user in 10,000
Frequency not known………….. From the available data can not be assessed
Immune system disorders
Not known: allergic reactions, hypersensitivity reaction (in severe cases, itchy swelling of the face, tongue and mucous membranes of the mouth and throat, you Quincke’s edema).
Not known: upset stomach, nausea and vomiting.
If the symptoms persist during the use of medicines do not improve or if they experience side effects other than those listed in the leaflet, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
How to store Herbion cowslip syrup
Keep out of reach of children!
Herbion cowslip syrup medicines should not be used after the expiry date which is stated on the label. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Before opening the bottle:
This medicinal product does not require any special storage conditions.
After opening the bottle:
Do not store above 25 ° C. After opening the bottle the syrup used for 3 months.
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. How to dispose of medicines no longer required, consult your pharmacist. These measures will help to protect the environment.
What product contains Herbion cowslip syrup
The active substances are liquid aqueous extract of the roots primrose and liquid aqueous extract of herbs thyme. 5ml syrup (1 measuring spoon) contains 3.08 g of liquid extract mixture of roots primrose ( Primula veris L. and / or Primula elatior (L.) Hill , radix ) and herbs thyme ( Thymus vulgaris L. and / or Thymus zygis L ., herba ), which corresponds to from 0.22 to 0.51 g primrose roots and 0.62 g herb thyme.
Extraction solvent: water.
The other ingredients are levomenthol, sucrose and methyl (E218).
The appearance of Herbion cowslip syrup and contents of the pack
The syrup is brown in color with a characteristic odor and taste.
Available in packs of 150 ml syrup in a glass bottle with a measuring spoon.
Way of issue of medicines Herbion cowslip syrup
The medicine without a prescription in pharmacies and specialized stores.
Marketing Authorisation Holder and Manufacturer
Krka Pharmaceuticals, dd, Novo mesto, Šmarješka cesta 6, 8501 Novo mesto, Slovenia