Active substance(s): HOP STROBILE / PASSIFLORA DRY EXTRACT 3:1 / VALERIAN DRY EXTRACT 5:1. / VERBENA HERB POWDER / WILD LETTUCE AQUEOUS DRY EXTRACT 5:1 / HOP STROBILE / PASSIFLORA DRY EXTRACT 3:1 / VALERIAN DRY EXTRACT 5:1. / VERBENA HERB POWDER / WILD LETTUCE AQUEOUS DRY EXTRACT 5:1
User Information Leaflet
Kerbina Ltd T/A
Medway City Estate,
Kent ME2 4HU.
Traditional Herbal Registration number:
Verbena herb, Hop strobiles, extracts of Valerian root,
Passion flower herb, Wild lettuce herb.
6 Further information (Continued)
Goodnight also contains the following ingredients:
Sucrose, Lactose, Sodium Starch Glycollate, Talc (E553B),
Magnesium Stearate (E572), Titanium Dioxide (E171), Iron Oxide Black (E172),
Calcium Hydrogen Phosphate, Maltodextrin.
Please read this leaflet carefully before using Goodnight.
It contains important information about this medicine.
Keep this leaflet. You may want to read it again. If you need more
information or advice, please ask your doctor, pharmacist or
qualified healthcare practitioner.
Each tablet contains 222 mg of sucrose and 30 mg of lactose. 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 bottle of Goodnight contains 50 tablets.
This leaflet was produced in August 2010.
You can help to make medicines safer by reporting any side-effects to the Yellow Card Scheme at
www.yellowcard.gov.uk. Alternatively you can get a paper Yellow Card form from your GP’s surgery or
pharmacy, or call free phone 0808 100 3352 (available 10am - 2pm Monday - Friday).
What is in this leaflet
What Goodnight is and what it is used for
Before you take Goodnight
How to take Goodnight
How to store Goodnight
1 What is Goodnight and what it is used for
Goodnight is a traditional herbal medicinal product used for the
temporary relief of sleep disturbances based on traditional use only.
If you forget to take Goodnight
Continue to take your usual dose at the usual time.
Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
2 Before you take Goodnight
Do not take if you:
- are allergic to the ingredients (see section 6).
- are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- are under 18 years of age.
- are taking any other medicines to help you sleep.
Tell your doctor if you have an intolerance to some sugars.
This product contains the sugars sucrose and lactose (see section 6).
The effects of this product may be increased by alcohol.
Excessive alcohol use should be avoided.
If you are unsure about anything relating to Goodnight
If you have any questions, or are unsure about anything, please ask
your doctor, pharmacist or qualified healthcare practitioner.
Driving and using machines
This product may cause drowsiness. If you are affected do not drive or
3 How to take Goodnight
Goodnight should be taken at the recommended dose until symptoms
of sleeplessness are relieved, or natural sleep returns.
Swallow the tablets whole with water. Do not chew the tablets.
Adults and elderly: Take 2 tablets 30 minutes before bedtime.
Duration of use:- Goodnight should be taken 2-4 weeks continuously
This product is not suitable for children or adolescents under
18 years of age. Do not exceed the recommended dose.
If you take too much Goodnight (overdose)
If you take more than the recommended dose, see a doctor, pharmacist
or qualified healthcare practitioner and take this leaflet with you.
4 Possible side-effects
There are no known side effects from taking Goodnight as instructed in
this leaflet. However, if you notice any side effects after taking Goodnight,
please inform your doctor or pharmacist. This product may cause
drowsiness. If you are affected do not drive or operate machines.
5 How to store Goodnight
If your difficulty in sleeping continues
If your sleeplessness persists or worsens after using this product for 4
weeks, tell your doctor.
Do not use the tablets after the expiry date
The expiry date is printed on the bottle label and the outer carton. Return
any unused tablets to your pharmacist who will dispose of them for you.
Store below 25ºC in the original package.
Keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children.
6 Further information
Each tablet of Goodnight contains the following active herbal
ingredients: (Botanical names are given in brackets)
60mg Verbena herb (Verbena officinalis L.)
30mg Hops strobiles (Humulus lupulus L.)
36mg extract from Valerian root (Valeriana officinalis L) (5:1)
30mg extract from Passion flower herb (Passiflora incarnata L) (3:1)
18mg extract from Wild lettuce herb (Lactuca virosa L) (5:1)
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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