WINDSETLERS

Active substance: SIMETICONE

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5. Storing this medicine

WindSetlers

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which may cause allergic reactions (possibly
delayed).

Read the leaflet before you use this medicine.
It includes other information which might be
especially important for you.
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again.
•  sk your pharmacist if you need any more
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information or advice.
• f you notice any side effects not listed in this
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leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.

3. How to use this medicine
•  ake one or two capsules 3 or 4 times a day
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or as required.

•  eep out of the sight and reach of children.
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•  o not store above 25°C.
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•  rotect from moisture.
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•  o not use after the expiry date shown on the
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carton. The expiry date refers to the last day
of that month.
•  edicine should not be disposed of via
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wastewater or household waste. Ask your
pharmacist how to dispose of any unused
medicine. These measures will help to protect
the environment.

If you take too many

6. Further information

1. What the medicine is for

If you accidentally take too many, see a doctor
straight away. Take the pack with you to show
which medicine you have swallowed.

of the ingredients

(simeticone)

The capsules relieve the symptoms of flatulence
(wind), wind pains, a swollen stomach and
other symptoms associated with intestinal gas.
WindSetlers contain simeticone which breaks
down the bubbles of gas in the stomach to help
eliminate gas and ease wind.

2.  efore you use this
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medicine

 not use the medicine if you or
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your child have….

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section 6.

Pregnant or breastfeeding….

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before
using this medicine if you are pregnant, might
be pregnant or are breastfeeding. WindSetlers
should not be used in pregnancy unless the
doctor has told you to do so.

Take this medicine by mouth.

Adults, the elderly and children

4. Possible side effects
There are no known side effects from using this
medicine when used as directed. If you notice
any side effects, stop use and tell your doctor
or pharmacist. They will tell you what to do.
Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor,
pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible
side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can
also report side effects directly via the Yellow
Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard.
By reporting side effects you can help provide
more information on the safety of this
medicine.

What is in this medicine

The active ingredient per capsule is:
simeticone 100mg.
The other ingredients are: gelatin, glycerin
(E422), titanium dioxide (E171), sodium ethyl
parahydroxybenzoate (E215), sodium propyl
parahydroxybenzoate (E217), purified water,
colours: green S (E142), quinoline yellow lake
(E104).

What the medicine looks like

WindSetlers are pale green cloudy oval gelatine
capsules. They are supplied in blister packs of
8 and 24 capsules.

Marketing authorisation holder and
manufacturer

Thornton and Ross Ltd., Huddersfield,
HD7 5QH, UK.
This leaflet was revised in August 2014
WindSetlers is a trade mark of Thornton and
Ross Ltd.­­
23643604
THRLFTWS/3

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Product
Title
Component

Leaflet

Pack Size

8's/24's

IG Code

23643604

Dimensions

210 x 148.5mm

Proof No.

2

Colours Used

WindSetlers Wasdell

Process Black
Keyline (Does not print)

Date

13.08.2014

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Operator

Approved by
Date

gill.kennedy

Artwork No 527218
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CRN

11352

Reason for
Change

Addition of reporting of side
effects statement

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Issued by
Date

MHRA/IMB
submission N/A
required

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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