Traditional herbal medicine to facilitate removal of body fluids in weight control diets.
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1. What it is ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón and what it is used
ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón is a traditional herbal medicine to facilitate removal of body fluids in weight control diets.
You should consult a doctor if worsens or does not improve after 14 days.
2. What you need to know before you start taking ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón
Do not take ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón if:
- If you are allergic to the active substance or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
- If you have heart or kidney failure, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. It is not recommended the use of this medicine in people who have recommended reducing fluid intake.
Warnings and Precautions
Ask your pharmacist or doctor before you start taking ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón.
the use of this medicine in addition to dietary measures recommended in overweight people with Body Mass Index (BMI) of 25-29.9. BMI is a way to know if you have a healthy weight or overweight considering his stature.
Children and adolescents
Do not use this medicine for children under 12 years old.
Using ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón with other medicines
Tell your pharmacist or doctor if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines.
Taking ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón with food and drinks
Food and drink have no influence on the effect of the medicine.
Pregnancy, lactation and fertility
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, you think you may be pregnant or planning to become pregnant, ask your pharmacist or doctor before using this medicine. No studies have been conducted to establish the safety of using this medicine during pregnancy or breast-feeding, so that his administration is not recommended in these circumstances.
Driving and using machines
No there has been no effect on the ability to drive and use machines.
3. How to take ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón
Follow exactly the instructions of medicine administration in this leaflet or as your pharmacist or doctor. If in doubt, ask your pharmacist or doctor.
The recommended dose is:
- Adolescents over 12 years old: Take 2 capsules twice a day with a glass of water.
- Adults: take 2 or 3 capsules twice a day with a glass of water.
This medicine is used orally. Used over a period of 6 weeks.
If symptoms worsen or do not improve after 2 weeks of treatment, you should consult a professional sanitary.
Use in children and adolescents
Do not use in children under 12 years old, without consulting a doctor.
If you take more ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón of which must
There have been no cases of overdosage with ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón.
In case of overdose or accidental ingestion, consult your pharmacist or doctor immediately or call Toxicology Information Service on +34 91 562 04 20, indicating the product and the amount ingested.
If you forget to take ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón
If you forget a dose, take the medicine as soon as possible by continuing the prescribed treatment. However, if the next dose is near, it is better to skip the missed dose and wait for the
following. In any case take a double dose to make up the missed dose.
4. Possible side effects
At recommended doses ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón no adverse effects.
If you experience side effects, consult your pharmacist, doctor or nurse, even if it comes to possible side effects not listed in this leaflet.
5. Conservation ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón
Keep out of reach and sight of children. Do not store above 30 ° C.
Date of Expiry:
Do not use ARKOCAPSULAS Ortosifón after the expiration date on the carton after the abbreviation "CAD". The expiry date is the last day of that month.
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. This way you will help to protect the environment.
6. Contents of the pack and other information
Ortosifón ARKOCAPSULAS composition:
Each capsule contains as active principo: 250 mg criomolidos stem with leaves of Orthosiphon stamineus Benth (Ortosifón).
The other ingredients are excipients: gelatin (capsule shell).
Authorization holder responsible for marketing and manufacturing:
ARKOPHARMA, S.A. Pharmaceutical Laboratories C / Amalthea 9
Responsible for manufacturing
LABORATOIRES PHARMACEUTIQUES BP 28 - 06511 Carros Cedex - FRANCE
Source: Spanish Agency for Medicines and Health Products
* All prices indicated are tax included