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coated tablets
Centaury herb 18 mg, Lovage root 18 mg and Rosemary leaf 18 mg
Please read this leaflet carefully before you
start taking this product. It contains some
important information about this medicine.
Keep this leaflet with the tablets. You may
want to read it again or show it to your doctor,
pharmacist or healthcare practitioner.

In this leaflet
1. What Cystipret is and what it is used for
2. Before you take Cystipret
3. How to take Cystipret
4. Possible side-effects
5. How to store Cystipret
6. Further information

1. What Cystipret is and what it is used for
This product is a traditional herbal medicinal product containing centaury herb, lovage root
and rosemary leaf. Each coated tablet contains 18 mg of powdered centaury herb, 18 mg of
powdered lovage root and 18 mg of powdered rosemary leaf.
Cystipret is a traditional herbal medicinal product used to help flushing of the urinary
tract and to assist in minor urinary complaints associated with cystitis in women only,
based on traditional use only.

2. Before you take Cystipret
 Do not take this product if you:
• have a stomach or duodenal ulcer
• have or have had any pain in one or both lower sides
of your back, which may indicate a kidney infection/
• have impaired kidney function
• have fluid accumulation (oedema) due to a heart
or kidney problem
• have been recommended a reduced fluid intake
e.g. in severe cardiac or renal diseases
• are under 18 years of age
• are pregnant or breastfeeding
• are allergic to any of the ingredients (see section 6
for list of ingredients. This product contains glucose,
lactose and sucrose.)

Tell your doctor:
• before taking this product
if you have an intolerance to
some sugars (see section 6)
• if you have or develop
symptoms of a urinary tract
infection (e.g. painful and/
or frequent urination)
• if you experience fever or
notice any blood in your urine
• if you have difficulty passing
water (micturition disorder
and urinary retention)
• if you experience any urinary

3. How to take Cystipret

Adult women over 18 years of age: Take 2 tablets three times daily.
Not suitable for children or adolescents under 18 years of age.
Swallow the tablets whole with some water or other liquid.
It is advisable to drink plenty of liquids whilst taking this medicine.
Do not exceed the stated dose.

If your symptoms persist or worsen
You must speak to a healthcare practitioner.
If you take too much of this product (overdose)
Speak to a doctor, pharmacist or healthcare practitioner and take this leaflet with you.
If you forget to take a dose
Continue to take your next usual dose at the usual time. It does not matter if you miss a dose.
If you have any questions or are unsure about anything, please ask your doctor, pharmacist
or healthcare practitioner.

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4. Possible side-effects
Like all medicines, this product can have side-effects. Possible side-effects are shown below.
Common side-effects (affecting fewer than 1 in 10 people)
• gastrointestinal symptoms such as
nausea, feeling sick or diarrhoea

If these become troublesome, stop taking
the product. These side-effects are often
only temporary.

Very rare side-effects (affecting fewer than 1 in 10,000 people)
• allergic skin reactions

Stop taking this product immediately if
you experience any allergic skin reaction.

If you notice any other side-effect not mentioned above, tell your doctor or pharmacist.
You can help to make sure that medicines remain as safe as possible by reporting any
unwanted side-effects to the Yellow Card Scheme via the internet at;
Alternatively you can get a paper Yellow Card form from your GP´s surgery or pharmacy, or call
free phone 0808 100 3352 (available between 10am-2pm Monday–Friday).

5. How to store Cystipret
 Do not use these tablets after the expiry date. The expiry date is printed on the box and
blister pack.
This medicinal product does not require any special storage conditions.
Keep the tablets out of the reach and sight of children.
Keep the tablets in the blister pack until it is time to use them.

6. Further information
Each coated tablet contains 18 mg of powdered centaury herb (Centaurium erythraea),
18 mg of powdered lovage root (Levisticum officinale) and 18 mg of powdered rosemary leaf
(Rosmarinus officinalis).
This product also contains the
following ingredients:
Tablet core: Lactose monohydrate,
magnesium stearate, maize starch,
povidone K 25, highly dispersed
silicon dioxide.

Coating: Calcium carbonate, native castor oil,
spray-dried glucose syrup, pre-gelatinized
maize starch and modified maize starch,
montan glycol wax, povidone K 30, shellac,
sucrose, talc
dyes: iron-(III)-oxide (E172), riboflavin (E101),
titanium dioxide (E171).

This product contains glucose, lactose and sucrose. If you have been told by your doctor
that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this
medicinal product.
Each pack contains 60/120 coated tablets.
Traditional herbal registration holder and manufacturer for this product
Kerschensteinerstraße 11-15
92318 Neumarkt, Germany
This leaflet was prepared in June 2010.
Traditional herbal registration number: THR 26411/0003
For a large print, Braille or audio version of this leaflet, please call 0845 180 0609

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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