Each film-coated tablet contains 105mg of extract (as dry extract) from Echinacea purpurea root (equivalent to 630mg – 840mg of Echinacea purpurea (l.) Moench, root). Extraction solvent: Ethanol 75% v/v
Echinacea is licensed as a Traditional Herbal Medicine, used to relieve the symptoms of the common cold and influenza type infections. At the first sign of a cold or flu, you can take one tablet twice a day and the product can be used by most adults including the elderly and also by children over the age of 12 years. This product is also suitable for vegetarians. Please read the Patient Information Leaflet prior to use.
EXCIPIENTS IN THE EXTRACT:
Maltodextrin, Colloidal Anhydrous Silica.
For oral use only. Start at the first sign of a common cold.
Adults and the elderly and children over 12 years: Take one tablet twice a day.
Swallow the tablet whole with some water or other liquid. Do not chew.
Do not take this product for more than 10 days. If symptoms worsen or persist for more than 10 days or you get a high fever, consult your doctor or qualified healthcare practitioner.
Do not exceed stated dose.
Do not use if you:
Are pregnant or breastfeeding
Are allergic to any of the ingredients or to Echinacea or any other members of the Asteraceae/Compositae family such as daisies, marigolds or artichokes
Are under 12 years of age
Suffer from allergic reactions such as hives, eczema or asthma
Suffer from connective tissue disease with the formation of clump cells (sarcosis), mainly occurring in the lymph nodes, lungs or liver
Suffer from autoimmune diseases such as inflammation of the connective tissue (collagenoses), or multiple sclerosis
Suffer from diseases which decrease your resistance to infection (eg HIV or AIDS)
Are undergoing therapy to decrease your natural response to infection e.g. chemotherapy or radiotherapy for cancer; history of organ or bone marrow transplant
Suffer from blood disorders involving the white blood cell system such as low white blood cell count due to bone marrow disorders (agranulocytosis) or blood cell cancers (leukaemia)
Are taking any immunosuppressant medication such as ciclosporin or methotrexate
For more information please read leaflet
This product is free from wheat, gluten, yeast, dairy, soya, nuts and shellfish.
This product is suitable for adults and the elderly and children over 12 years.
This product is suitable for vegetarians.