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ARNICARE ARNICA 30C PILLULES
6. Further information
What is in this medicine
Each pillule contains:
Arnica montana 30c
Lactose and Sucrose
What does the medicine look like
Nelsons arnicare arnica 30c pillules are small
white to off-white spherical pillules. There are
84 pillules in a pack.
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A HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINAL PRODUCT
A HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINAL PRODUCT
used within the homeopathic tradition
for the symptomatic relief of:
Please read all of this leaflet carefully
before taking this medicine it contains
Keep this leaflet; you might need to read it
again. If you need more information or advice
ask your doctor, pharmacist or qualified
1. What is this medicine for
Nelsons arnicare arnica 30c pillules are a
homeopathic medicinal product used within
the homeopathic tradition for the symptomatic
relief of sprains, muscular aches and
bruising or swelling afer contusions.
2. Before taking this medicine
Do not take
you are allergic
• to any of thethis medicineinifthis medicine or
to other members of the Asteraceae
(Compositae) family (see section 6).
• This product contains lactose and sucrose.
If you have been told by your doctor that
you have an intolerance to some sugars,
consult your doctor before taking this
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before
taking this medicine if you are:
• boughtany otheramedicines, including those
• Pregnant or breastfeeding.
3. How to use this medicine
For oral use only
Handle carefully; this medicine is in an inner
Press base hard to break the seal. Press base
twice to release 2 pillules into the cap.
Unscrew the cap. Tip the pillules directly from
the cap into your mouth without touching
them. Pillules should either be chewed or
placed under the tongue until dissolved and
are to be taken between meals.
Adults, the elderly and children over 2
Take 2 pillules every 2 hours for the first 6
doses, then 4 times daily until symptoms
improve for up to a maximum of 7 days.
Do not exceed the recommended dose.
This medicine is not suitable for children
under 2 years old.
If the symptoms become worse or they do
not show improvement after 7 days or if any
adverse or unwanted effects are experienced,
consult a doctor, pharmacist or qualified
If you forget to take this medicine continue
to take the usual dose at the usual time; it does
not matter if you have missed a dose. Do not
take a double dose to make up for a missed
If you take too much of this medicine speak
to a doctor or pharmacist and take this leaflet
4. Possible side effects
This medicine is not expected to cause any
side effects. However, consult a doctor,
pharmacist or qualified healthcare practitioner
if symptoms worsen or persist for more than 7
days, or if side effects occur.
5. How to store this medicine
• Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight
• Do not store above 25°C.
• Do not use if seal is broken.
• Do not use after the expiry date shown on
the base of the carton and container label.
• Return any unused medicine to your
pharmacist for safe disposal.
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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