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NAPIERS PRO-VITALITY MAX STRENGTH HERBAL ELIXIR

Active substance(s): CORN SILK LIQUID EXTRACT 1:1 / DAMIANA LIQUID EXTRACT 1:1 / SAW PALMETTO LIQUID EXTRACT 1:1

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LEAFLET TEXT
Dimensions: 200mm X 120mm
Colours: Black
1. WHAT THIS PRODUCT IS AND
WHAT IT IS USED FOR
Napiers Pro-Vitality Max Strength
Herbal Elixir is a traditional herbal
medicinal product containing extracts
of Corn silk herb, Damiana leaf and
Saw palmetto fruit. For full details see
Section 6.
Napiers Pro-Vitality Max Strength
Herbal Elixir is a traditional herbal
medicinal product to relieve fatigue,
exhaustion and debility, based on
traditional use only.
2. BEFORE YOU TAKE THIS
PRODUCT

Important information about some of
the ingredients in this medicine

3. HOW TO TAKE THIS PRODUCT
For oral use only.

This medicinal product contains 26 % of
alcohol i.e. up to 2.1g per 10 ml dose,
equivalent to 52 ml of beer and 22 ml of
wine per dose. Harmful for people
suffering from alcoholism or liverdisease. If you are in a high risk group
(patients with liver disease or epilepsy)
you should consider the alcohol content
before taking this product.

Adults and the elderly:
Two 5 ml teaspoonfuls three times a
day.

This product contains 700 mg of sucrose
per 10 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.

Do not take this product if you:
• are under 18 years old
• are pregnant or breastfeeding

The product should be discontinued
prior to planned surgery due to the
possible increased risk of bleeding
associated with Saw Palmetto.

• are allergic to any of the ingredients
• have liver or kidney problems
• have surgery planned

Taking other medicines:
Tell your doctor about any other
medicines you are taking, including any
bought without a prescription.

Do not exceed the stated dose.
If your symptoms worsen or persist
after one week, 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.
An overdose of this product may result
in alcohol intoxication: the amount of
alcohol in a full bottle (31 g in 150 ml;
52 g in 250 ml; 104 g in 500 ml:
equivalent to 1.2, 2.2 or 4.3 large
glasses of wine respectively) may
result in 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
Rare cases of allergic reactions,
burping and gastrointestinal
discomfort have been reported with
Saw palmetto.
There has been one case report of
intraoperative haemorrhage
associated with the use of Saw
palmetto.
If other adverse reaction not
mentioned above occurs, a doctor or
qualified health care practitioner
should be consulted.
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).

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.
Do not store above 25ºC. Store in the
original container.
Return all medicines to a pharmacist
for safe disposal.
Keep this product out of the reach and
sight of children.
6. FURTHER INFORMATION
Each 5 ml contains:
0.3 ml of extract (as liquid extract)
from Corn Silk Herb (Zea mays L.)
(1:1) Extraction Solvent: Ethanol 45%
v/v
0.38 ml of extract (as liquid extract)
from Damiana Leaf (Turnera diffusa
Will.) (1:1) Extraction Solvent: Ethanol
45 % v/v
1.53 ml of extract (as liquid extract)
from Saw Palmetto Fruit (Serenoa
repens (Bartram)) (1:1) Extract
Solvent: Ethanol: Ethanol 45% v/v
Also contains syrup (sucrose),
Cinnamon oil, glycerol oil, Orange oil,
Beetroot Powder and Water.

Traditional Herbal Registration
holder:
Highland Herbs Limited,
10 Payne Street,
Glasgow, G4 0LF
Product manufacturers:
Potters Ltd, Wigan WN5 0JZ
Traditional Herbal Registration
number: THR 43751/0007
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What is Corn silk?
Corn is grown throughout the world
and provides sweetcorn to eat. An
extract from the silky tassels that
surround the cob is used in this
medicine.
What is Damiana?
Damiana is a small shrub with
aromatic yellow flowers and fig-like
fruit that is native to Texas and
Central America. An extract from the
leaves is used in this medicine.

Leaflet revised 13/01/2015
What is Saw Palmetto?
Saw Palmetto is a small fan palm
native to Florida. An extract from the
drupes or 'berries' is used to make this
medicine.
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,
10 Payne Street,
Glasgow, G4 0LF
Telephone: 0845 002 1860

PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLET

NAPIERS PRO-VITALITY
MAX STRENGTH HERBAL
ELIXIR
with extracts of Corn silk herb,
Damian leaf and Saw palmetto fruit
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 one
week. 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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