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LANOXIN-PG ELIXIR 250MCG/5ML

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Package Leaflet: Information for the User

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Lanoxin-PG Elixir
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Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start using
this medicine.
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PHARMA CODE N° 1018

In this leaflet:
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1 What Lanoxin-PG is and what it is used for
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t certain types of irregular heart beats
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2 Before you take Lanoxin-PG
Do not take Lanoxin-PG if:
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- A)ZQFSUSPQIJDPCTUSVDUJWFDBSEJPNZPQBUIZ
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Take special care with Lanoxin-PG
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Taking other medicines
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Taking Lanoxin with food
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Pregnancy and breast-feeding
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Driving and using machines
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Important information about some of the ingredients
of Lanoxin-PG
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3 How to take Lanoxin-PG
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Taking this medicine
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Stage 1 - loading dose
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Stage 2 - maintenance dose
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PHARMA CODE N° 1018

Adults and children over 10 years
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Children under 10 years
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If you use more Lanoxin-PG than you should
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If you stop using Lanoxin-PG
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5 How to store Lanoxin-PG
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6 Further information
What Lanoxin-PG contains
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What Lanoxin-PG looks like and contents of the pack
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Marketing Authorisation Holder and Manufacturer
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Product name
Lanoxin-PG Elixir
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4 Possible side effects
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Tell your doctor immediately if:
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PHARMA CODE N° 1018

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