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LANES RED SAGE CATARRH REMEDY

Active substance(s): LIQUORICE LIQUID EXTRACT / RED SAGE LIQUID EXTRACT 1:1 21% ALCOHOL

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1. WHAT THIS PRODUCT IS AND
WHAT IT IS USED FOR
Lane’s Red Sage Catarrh Remedy is
a traditional herbal medicinal product
containing extracts of Sage leaf and
Liquorice. For full details see Section
6.
Lane’s Red Sage Catarrh Remedy is
a traditional herbal medicinal product
used to relieve the symptoms of colds,
nasal congestion and sinusitis, and to
relieve a chesty, mucus cough, based
on traditional use only.
2. BEFORE YOU TAKE THIS
PRODUCT
Do not take this product if you:
• are under 12 years old
• are pregnant or breastfeeding
• are allergic to any of the ingredients
• are taking other liquorice products
• have kidney or liver disease,
heart problems
• have low levels of potassium in
blood (hypokalemia)
• have high blood pressure

Do not take this product if you are
taking medicines:
• for high blood pressure
• that are a tranquilliser medicine
e.g. benzodiazepine, barbiturates
• diuretics
• cardiac glycosides e.g. digoxin
• corticosteroids e.g. prednisone
• laxatives
• that might affect electrolyte imbalance
• that are known to interact with
alcohol e.g. metronidazole
Important information about some of
the ingredients in this medicine
This product contains 18.1% v/v ethanol
(alcohol), i.e. up to 905 mg per dose,
equivalent to 18.7 ml beer, 7.54 ml wine
per dose. Harmful for people suffering
from alcoholism or liver-disease. If
you are in a high risk group (patients
with liver disease or epilepsy) you
should consider the alcohol content
before taking this product.
This product contains 1.15 mg of
sucrose per 5 ml dose. If you have
been told by your doctor that you
have an intolerance to some sugars,
contact your doctor before taking this
medicinal product.
Driving and using machines
This product contains alcohol and
therefore may impair ability to drive or 

 
 
 
 

operate machines. If affected do not
drive or operate machines.
3. HOW TO TAKE THIS PRODUCT
For oral use only.
Adults and the elderly:
One 5 ml teaspoonful three to four
times day, and during the night sipped
slowly.
Maximum daily dose: 20ml (4doses).
Adolescents and children over 12
years of age:
Take one 5 ml teaspoonful three times
a day (six hours apart).
Maximum daily dose: 15ml (3doses).
Do not exceed the stated dose.
If your symptoms worsen, if you
experience short ness of breath, fever
or blood in your saliva or if symptoms
persist for
more than 7 days speak to your
doctor, pharmacist or qualified
healthcare practitioner.
If you take too much (overdose).
If you take more than the
recommended dose, speak to a
doctor, pharmacist or qualified
healthcare practitioner and take
this leaflet with you.

 

Overdose of this product may result
in alcohol intoxication and should be
treated accordingly. (See Section 2.)
If you forget to take this product
Continue to take your usual dose at
the usual time. Do not take a double
dose. It does not matter if you miss a
dose.
If you have any questions, or are
unsure of anything, please speak to
your doctor, pharmacist or qualified
healthcare practitioner.
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
No side effects have been reported
with this product.
If you notice any side effects please
tell your doctor, pharmacist or
qualified healthcare practitioner.
Making medicines safer
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 doctor’s
surgery or a pharmacy, or call
freephone 0808 100 3352 (available
10am-2pm Monday to Friday).

 

 
5. HOW TO STORE THIS PRODUCT
Do not use this product after the
expiry date. The expiry date is printed
on the label and on the bottom of the
carton.
This product does not require any
special storage or disposal.
Keep this product out of the reach and
sight of children.
6. FURTHER INFORMATION
Each 5 ml of oral liquid contains:
0.2 ml liquid (as liquid extract) from
Red Sage leaf (Salvia officinalis L.)
(equivalent to 200 mg Red Sage).
Extract Solvent: Ethanol 20% v/v.
0.55 ml liquid (as liquid extract) from
Liquorice root (Glycyrrhiza glabra L.)
(equivalent to 550 mg Liquorice root))
Extract Solvent: Ethanol 18% v/v.
This product also contains:
Tragacanth, juniper berry oil, garlic oil,
pumilio pine oil, menthol, syrup
(sucrose), golden syrup, alcohol,, talc
and water.
This product contains a dark brown
syrupy liquid. It comes in a 100 ml,
150 ml or 300ml glass bottle with a
child-resistant safety cap. Not all sizes
may be marketed.

 
 
 

Traditional Herbal Registration holder:
Rickard Lane’s and W. H. Box Ltd,
24 Tennant Street
Edinburgh
EH6 5ND
Product manufacturers:
Potters Ltd, 1 Botanic Court, Martland
Park, Wigan WN5 0JZ
Traditional Herbal Registration
number: THR 15670/0024
Leaflet revised 29/1/2013 RIC14LEA1 

What is Red Sage?
Red Sage, also known as Garden
Sage, is a scented, woody, plant
native to Europe.
What is Liquorice?
The liquorice plant is a legume
(related to beans and peas) and the
root has a sweet flavour.
Further Enquiries
A copy of this leaflet in large format
print is available.
If you would like more information
about this product please contact:
Napiers the Herbalists
24 Tennant Street,
Edinburgh
EH6 5ND
Telephone: 0845 002 1860 

PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLET

LANE’S RED SAGE
CATARRH REMEDY
With Extracts of Red Sage and
Liquorice
Please read this leaflet carefully
before you start taking this product.
It contains important information for
you about this product that may affect
you.
Keep this leaflet. You may wish to
read it again.
You must contact a doctor or qualified
healthcare practitioner if your
symptoms do not improve after 7
days.
If any side effects become serious, or
if you notice side effects not listed in
here, please tell your doctor or
pharmacist.
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. Further information 

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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