NAPIERS HERBAL HIGH STRENGTH SLIMMING AID
Active substance(s): FUCUS AQUEOUS DRY EXTRACT 5:1 / FUCUS AQUEOUS DRY EXTRACT 5:1 / FUCUS AQUEOUS DRY EXTRACT 5:1
IT IS USED FOR
Slimwell Max Herbal Slimming Tablets
is a traditional herbal medicinal product
containing Bladderwrack extract. For full
details see Section 6.
Slimwell Max Herbal Slimming Tablets is a
traditional herbal medicinal product used
as an aid to slimming as part of a calorie
controlled diet, based on traditional use only.
2. BEFORE YOU TAKE THIS PRODUCT
Do not take this product if you:
• are under 18 years old or elderly
• are pregnant or breastfeeding
• are allergic to iodine or any of the
• are taking other medicines or dietary
supplements containing iodine
• have a thyroid disorder
Important information about some of the
ingredients in this medicine
This product contains 132 micrograms of
iodine. If you have been told that you have a
thyroid disorder, contact your doctor before
taking this medicinal product.
Traditional Herbal Registration holder:
Highland Herbs Ltd
10 Payne Street
Glasgow G4 0LF
Skinetolin Co. Ltd
Erith DA8 2LF
Traditional Herbal Registration number:
Leaflet revised 09/09/2014
This product contains 86.7 mg of lactose
and 0.085 mg of sucrose per tablet. If you
have been told by your doctor that you have
an intolerance to some sugars, contact your
doctor before taking this medicinal product.
3. HOW TO TAKE THIS PRODUCT
For oral use only.
Adults (over 18 years old):
Two tablets to be taken three times a day
Do not exceed the stated dose.
This product must be used in conjunction
with a calorie controlled diet and extra
If your symptoms worsen or persist, speak
to your doctor, pharmacist or qualified
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.
An overdose may lead to thyroid disorders
such as hyperthyroidism, thyrotoxicosis,
subclinical hypothyroidism or Hashimoto’s
What is Bladderwrack?
Bladderwrack is the common name of a
seaweed called Fucus, that is native to the
sea around the British Isles. An extract from
leaves is used in these tablets.
A copy of this leaflet in large format print is
If you would like more information about
this product please contact:
Highland Herbs Ltd
10 Payne Street,
Glasgow G4 0LF
Telephone: 0845 002 1860
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
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
In some people, Bladderwrack extracts may
cause diarrhoea. The frequency is unknown.
If you notice any side effects, not mentioned
above, 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.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard
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).
Do not store above 25ºC. Store in the
Return any unused medicine to your
pharmacist for safe disposal.
Keep this product out of the reach and sight
6. FURTHER INFORMATION
Each coated tablet contains:
120 mg of dry extract from Bladderwrack
thallus (Fucus vesiculosus L. or Fucus
serratus L.) (5:1) (equivalent to 600 mg of
Extraction solvent: Water.
Each tablet also contains lactose, calcium
hydrogen phosphate (E341), talc (E553(b)),
magnesium stearate (E572), sodium starch
glycolate, sucrose , titanium dioxide (E171)
, kaolin light (E559), maltodextrin, colloidal
anhydrous silica and water.
This product comes in containers of 100
round, white tablets.
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.
PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLET
SLIMWELL MAX HERBAL
Bladderwrack thallus extract
Please read this leaflet carefully before
you start taking this product.
It contains important information about
this product that may affect you.
Keep this leaflet. You may wish to read
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
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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