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DIARELAX TABLETS

Active substance(s): MELISSA LEAF DRY EXTRACT 4.6:1 30% METHANOL / PASSION FLOWER DRY EXTRACT 5.7:1 50% ETHANOL / VALERIAN ROOT ETHANOLIC DRY EXTRACT 3-6:1

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Patient Information Leaflet
DiaRelax Tablets
Melissa leaf extract 112.5 mg, Valerian root extract 125 mg and Passion flower herb extract 80 mg
Please read this leaflet carefully before you start taking these tablets.
It contains some important information about DiaRelax.
Keep this leaflet with the tablets.
You may want to read it again or show it to your doctor, pharmacist or qualified
healthcare practitioner.

What is in this leaflet
1: What this product is and what it is used for
2: Before you take this product
3: How to take this product
4: Possible side-effects
5: How to store this product
6: Contents of the pack and other information

1: What this product is and what it is used for
This product is a traditional herbal medicinal product containing extracts of:
• Melissa leaf
• Valerian root
• Passion flower herb
For full details see section 6.
DiaRelax is a traditional herbal medicinal product used for:
• the temporary relief of symptoms of mild anxiety
• to aid sleep
• for mild digestive complaints, such as bloating and flatulence.
based on traditional use only.

2: Before you take this product
DO NOT TAKE this product if you are:
• under 18 years of age
• pregnant or breastfeeding
• are allergic to any of the ingredients (see section 6)
• already taking a medicine for sleep or anxiety
Tell your doctor before taking this product if you have an intolerance to some sugars (see section 6).
The effects of this product may be increased by alcohol. Excessive use of alcohol should therefore
be avoided.

Driving and using machines
This product may cause drowsiness. If you feel drowsy, do not drive or use machines

You must speak to a doctor or qualified healthcare practitioner if your symptoms worsen, if they do
not improve after four weeks, or if side-effects not mentioned in this leaflet occur.

3: How to take this product
For oral use only.
Adults and the elderly
For the temporary relief of symptoms of mild anxiety take 2 tablets two or three times a day.
For the relief of symptoms of mild digestive complaints, such as bloating and flatulence, take 2 tablets
two or three times a day.
To aid sleep take 1 to 2 tablets half an hour before bedtime.
The maximum recommended daily dose is 6 tablets.
Swallow the tablets whole with a little liquid. Do not chew the tablets.
As treatment effects may not be apparent immediately, DiaRelax should be taken for at least
2 weeks continuously.
Do not take more than the leaflet tells you to.
If you take too much of this product (overdose)
If you take more than the recommended dose, speak to a doctor, pharmacist or qualified healthcare
practitioner and take this leaflet with you.
If you forget to take this product
Continue to take your 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 the missed dose.

If you have any questions, or are unsure about anything, please ask your doctor, pharmacist or qualified healthcare practitioner.

4: Possible side-effects
Like all medicines, this product can have side-effects. These are listed below.
Side-effects
• stomach cramps
• nausea or feeling sick
• mild allergic skin reactions
itching and/or rash of the skin

If these persist for more than a few days, or become troublesome, stop taking this product.
Stop taking this product immediately if you experience any allergic skin reactions.

Other side-effects
One case of hypersensitivity (vasculitis) and one case of increased heart beat (tachycardia) have been reported in patients using Passion flower herb.
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if any of the side effects become serious or if you experience any other side-effect not listed above.

Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or qualified healthcare practitioner This
includes any possible side effects not listed in the package leaflet. You can also report side effects
directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard or search for MHRA Yellow
Card in the Google Play or Apple App Store.
By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.

5: How to store this product
Do not use your tablets after the expiry date.
Return any out-of-date tablets to your pharmacist who will dispose of them for you. The expiry date is
printed on the box and the blister pack.
Store the tablets in a cool dry place.
Keep the tablets out of the reach and sight of children.
Keep your tablets in the blister pack until it is time to take them.

6: Further information
Each coated tablet of this product contains
• 112.5 mg of extract (as dry extract) from Melissa leaf (Melissa officinalis L.) (4-6:1) (equivalent to 450-675 mg of Melissa leaf). Extraction solvent: Methanol 30% v/v
• 125 mg of extract (as dry extract) from Valerian root (Valeriana officinalis L.) (3-6:1) (equivalent to 375-750 mg of Valerian root). Extraction solvent: Ethanol 70% v/v
• 80 mg of extract (as dry extract) from Passion flower herb (Passiflora incarnata L.) (5-7:1)
(equivalent to 400-560 mg of Passion flower herb). Extraction solvent: Ethanol 50% v/v
This product also contains the following ingredients:

Tablet core: Maltodextrin, silica colloidal anhydrous, cellulose powdered, croscarmellose sodium,
stearic acid, talc, liquid glucose.
Coating: Sucrose, talc, calcium carbonate (E170), acacia, tragacanth, titanium dioxide (E171), liquid
glucose, quinoline yellow (E104), indigotin 85 (E132), white beeswax, carnauba wax, shellac
This product contains glucose and sucrose. If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this product. Each tablet contains
187 mg of sucrose and 40 mg of glucose.
Each pack contains 30, 60, 90 or 100 coated tablets. Not all packs may be marketed.
Registration holder
Diapharm GmbH & Co. KG
Hafenweg 18-20
48155 Münster
Germany

Manufacturer of this product
Diapharm GmbH & Co. KG
Würzburger Str. 3
26121 Oldenburg
Germany

or

Wiewelhove GmbH
Dörnebrink 19
49479 Ibbenbüren
Germany

Traditional herbal registration number: THR 42340/0003

Certification Mark
If you would like further information about this product, please contact:
Diapharm GmbH & Co. KG
Würzburger Str. 3
26121 Oldenburg
Germany
Telephone: +49 (0)251-609350
Email: info@diapharm.de
This leaflet was last revised in September 2017.
For a large print, Braille or audio version update of this leaflet, call [to be updated].

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