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LIFECYCLE NETTLE LEAF CAPSULES

Active substance(s): NETTLE QUANTIFIED DRY EXTRACT

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PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLET
NETTLE LEAF CAPSULES
Nettle Leaf Extract 455mg
Important notes
u Please read this leaflet carefully before you
use this product because it contains
important information
u Keep this leaflet; you may need to read it again
u Seek professional advice if you need more
information
u Please tell a Doctor or a qualified Healthcare
Practitioner if your symptoms worsen or do
not improve after 4 weeks of taking this
product
u Please tell a Doctor or a qualified Healthcare
Practitioner if you suffer from side effects not
listed in this leaflet and/or if any of the side
effects become serious
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What this product is and what it is used for
Before you take this product
How to take this product
Possible side effects
How to store this product
Further information

1 - What this product is and what
it is used for
This product contains Nettle Leaf Extract. It is
a traditional herbal medicinal product used for
the relief of minor aches and pains in the joints.
This is based on traditional use only.

3 - How to take this product
For oral use only.
Adults and elderly: Take 1 capsule 2 times
daily. Take 1 capsule in the morning and 1 in
the evening. Swallow the whole capsule with
water.
Do not exceed the stated dose.
If you take too much of the product
(overdose): Speak to a Doctor or a qualified
Healthcare Practitioner immediately and take
this leaflet and bottle with you.
If you forget to take this product: Do not
take a double dose to make up for the
missed dose(s). Continue to take your usual
dose at the usual time. It does not matter if
you have missed a dose.
Duration of use: If symptoms worsen or do
not improve after using the product for 4
weeks, or if side effects not mentioned in this
leaflet occur, a Doctor or a qualified
Healthcare Practitioner should be consulted.
4 - Possible side effects
Like all medicines, this product can cause side
effects. Possible side effects are:
u Mild gastrointestinal effects such as
nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea
u Allergic skin reactions such as itching,
rash and hives (raised itchy bumps)
Stop taking this product immediately if you
experience an allergic reaction.
If any of the above side effects become
serious or if other side effects not mentioned
above occur, a Doctor or a qualified
Healthcare Practitioner should be consulted.

2 - Before you take this product

5 - How to store this product

Do not take this product if you:
u Are under 18 years of age
u Are pregnant or breastfeeding
u Are allergic to any of the ingredients in this
product (see section 6 of this leaflet)
u Have a condition where a reduced fluid
intake is recommended e.g severe heart or
kidney disease
Consult a Doctor or a qualified Healthcare
Practitioner if joint pain is accompanied by
swelling of the joint, redness or fever.

u Keep the capsules in the bottle until it is
time to take them
u Do not take the capsules after the expiry
date (see outer label). The expiry date
refers to the last day of the month
u Do not store above 25°C
u Keep the bottle tightly closed
u Keep in the original container
u Keep the capsules out of sight and reach
of children
More information on back panel

6 - Further information

THR 21710/0032

Each hard capsule contains 455mg of extract (as
dry extract) from Nettle leaf (Urtica dioica L.)
(equivalent to 3636mg-4545mg of Nettle leaf).
Extraction solvent: Ethanol 50% v/v.
This product also contains the following
inactive (excipient) ingredients: Microcrystalline
cellulose, Magnesium stearate, Silica colloidal
hydrated.
Excipients in the extract: Maltodextrin, Silica
colloidal anhydrous.
Capsule shell: Hypromellose.
Each bottle contains 50 clear, two piece, hard
capsules with greenish brown fill.

Traditional Herbal Registration Holder
NBTY Europe Limited
Samuel Ryder House
Barling Way
Nuneaton
Warwickshire, CV10 7RH
United Kingdom
Manufacturer
NBTY Europe Limited
Vitality House
Sixth Avenue
Centrum 100
Burton-on-Trent
Staffordshire, DE14 2WP
United Kingdom
If you would like further information about
this product, please contact:
NBTY Europe Limited
Regulatory Services Department
Samuel Ryder House
Barling Way
Nuneaton
Warwickshire, CV10 7RH
United Kingdom
Is this leaflet hard to see or read?
Contact us on:
Telephone: +44 (0) 2476 215 400
Fax: +44 (0) 2476 215 452
Email: customerservices@NBTYeurope.com
You can help to make medicines safer by
reporting any side effects to the Yellow Card
Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard
Alternatively you can get a paper Yellow
Card form from your GP’s surgery or
pharmacy, or call freephone 0808 100 3352
This leaflet was prepared on: 19/10/2011

BM810-000 00A I38118-000

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