PASSIFLORA HERB CAPSULES
Active substance(s): PASSIFLORA POWDER / PASSIFLORA POWDER
User Information Leaflet
Medway City Estate,
Kent ME2 4HU.
Traditional Herbal Registration number:
6 Further information
PASSION FLOWER HERB 300mg
Each hard capsule of Passiflora Herb Capsules contains the
following active herbal ingredient:
Passion Flower herb 300mg (Passiflora incarnata L.).
There are no other ingredients in Passiflora Herb Capsules.
Please read this leaflet carefully before using Passiflora Herb
Capsules. It contains important information about this medicine.
Keep this leaflet.
You may want to read it again. If you need more information
or advice, please ask your doctor, pharmacist or
qualified healthcare practitioner.
The capsule shell is made from hypromellose. The capsules are
hard, clear, oblong and contain a pale green powder.
Each pot of Passiflora Herb Capsules contains 60 capsules.
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This leaflet was produced in August 2011.
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What is in this leaflet
What Passiflora Herb Capsules is and what it is used for
Before you take Passiflora Herb Capsules
How to take Passiflora Herb Capsules
Possible side effects
How to store this product
1 What is Passiflora Herb Capsules and what it is used for
Passiflora Herb Capsules is a traditional herbal medicinal product
used for the temporary relief of mild anxiety and to aid sleep,
based on traditional use only.
Driving and using machines
This product may cause drowsiness. If you are affected do not drive or
If you take too much Passiflora Herb Capsules (overdose)
If you take more than the recommended dose, see a doctor, pharmacist
or qualified healthcare practitioner and take this leaflet with you.
2 Before you take Passiflora Herb Capsules
Do not take if you:
- are allergic to any of the ingredients (see section 6).
- are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- are under 18 years of age.
If you forget to take Passiflora Herb Capsules
Continue to take your usual dose at the usual time;
it does not matter if you have missed a dose.
Tell your doctor if you have an intolerance to any of the ingredients.
Taking other medicines
This product should not be taken in combination with synthetic
sedatives (such as benzodiazepines).
3 How to take Passiflora Herb Capsules
Swallow the capsules whole with water. Do not chew the capsules.
For adults and the elderly:
For the temporary relief of symptoms of mild anxiety take
1-2 capsules 3 times a day.
To aid sleep, take 2 capsules 30 minutes before bedtime with an
earlier dose of 2 capsules earlier in the evening if necessary.
Maximum daily dose:- 8 capsules.
Do not exceed the recommended dose.
This product is not suitable for children or adolescents
under 18 years old.
If your symptoms persist, worsen or do not improve after four weeks
during or after using this product, tell your doctor.
If you are unsure about anything relating to Passiflora Herb Capsules
If you have any questions, or are unsure about anything, please
ask your doctor, pharmacist or qualified healthcare practitioner.
4 Possible side effects
Like all medicines this product may have side effects.
If these persist or become troublesome stop taking the product.
If you notice any other side effects after taking Passiflora Herb Capsules,
please inform your doctor or pharmacist.
5 How to store Passiflora Herb Capsules
Do not use the capsules after the expiry date.
The expiry date is printed on the pot label. Return any unused
capsules to your pharmacist who will dispose of them for you.
Store below 25ºC in the original package.
Keep all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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