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Ginkgo biloba capsules

R129,11 incl VAT

FLORA FORCE® GINKGO BILOBA capsules contain Ginkgo biloba, one of the most important herbs for the management of conditions related to disorders of the central and peripheral circulation, such as: difficulty in, or lack of, concentration; poor memory and forgetfulness; and poor peripheral circulation.

Our herbal capsules provide the true herb, dried and powdered, not standardised extracts or concentrations of single biochemicals extracted from the herbs.

We use only Vege caps because we believe everyone should have access to true natural products, regardless of their religious requirements or nutritional preferences.

FLORA FORCE® GINKGO BILOBA capsules are 100% free from:

  • Added sugar or lactose
  • Colourants or flavourants
  • Chemical inactives / additives (e.g. flow agents, exipients, fillers, etc.)

Description

FLORA FORCE® GINKGO BILOBA capsules contain Ginkgo biloba, one of the most important herbs for the management of conditions related to disorders of the central and peripheral circulation, such as: difficulty in, or lack of, concentration; poor memory and forgetfulness; and poor peripheral circulation.

Avoid taking GINKGO BILOBA capsules if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Vege caps. Free from additives, sugar and lactose.

Flora Force Ginkgo biloba Capsules Package Insert

Scheduling status: C0

Proprietary name (and dosage form): Flora Force Ginkgo biloba Capsules 370mg

Composition: Each capsule contains Ginkgo biloba leaf powder 370mg

Pharmacological classification: Category D Western Herbal Medicine

Pharmacological action: 7.1.5 Vascular Vasodilators-Peripheral

Indications: Herbal medicine that assists in the treatment of arteriosclerosis with symptoms of impaired cerebral blood supply, moderate cerebral hypoxia and deficient elasticity in major arteries. Assists in the treatment of poor concentration and short term memory lapses, hearing loss and tinnitus, asthma, eczema. Assists in supporting the function of the heart and kidneys.

Contra-indications: Not to be used by persons with bleeding disorders.

Warnings: Do not use together with anti-coagulant and anti-platelet medicine. Discontinue use 3 days before surgery.

Drug Interaction: Anti-coagulant medication, warfarin, Ticlopidine and Aspirin.

Pregnancy and Lactation: Avoid use during pregnancy and lactation.

Dosage and directions for use: Take one to two capsules twice daily or as prescribed.

Before taking this medicine for arteriosclerosis, hearing loss or tinnitus, eczema and heart or kidney disorders, please ensure that a practitioner has diagnosed the condition.

Do not discontinue any prescribed medication without discussion with your medical practitioner.

Should poor concentration not improve within 8 weeks, please consult your practitioner. Should asthma not improve within 2 weeks, please consult your practitioner.

Side-effects and special precautions: Allergic skin reactions in sensitive persons. Mild gastro-intestinal complaints, and/or palpitations in sensitive persons.

Do not use with Warfarin in case of cerebro-vascular disease except under medical supervision. Should be discontinued 3 days before surgery.

Known symptoms of over dosage and particulars of its treatment:

Stems and leaves contain the neurotoxin 4-0-methylpyroxidine. This toxin has been measured at levels of 42μg/g fresh weight of stems. Whereas the highest weight measured in medicinal preparations tested were 60μg in contrast with an acute toxic dose that was measured at 11mg/kg in guinea pigs. Can cause vitamin B6 deficiency symptoms.

Identification: Clear size 0 all vegetable capsule containing light brown to green herbal powder.

Presentation: 60 Capsules packed into 125ml amber glass bottle with light green screw cap and safety seal insert, 500 capsules packed into a 109x117mm securitainer with tamper evident seal.

Storage instructions: Store below 25ºC. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Registration number: To be allocated

Applicant: Flora Force Health Products (Pty) Ltd, PO Box 426, Rondebosch, 7701, Cape Town

Date of publication: 17/06/2015

Flora Force Ginkgo biloba Capsules Package Insert

Scheduling status: C0

Proprietary name (and dosage form): Flora Force Ginkgo biloba Capsules 370mg

Composition: Each capsule contains Ginkgo biloba leaf powder 370mg

Pharmacological classification: Category D Western Herbal Medicine

Pharmacological action: 7.1.5 Vascular Vasodilators-Peripheral

Indications: Herbal medicine that assists in the treatment of arteriosclerosis with symptoms of impaired cerebral blood supply, moderate cerebral hypoxia and deficient elasticity in major arteries. Assists in the treatment of poor concentration and short term memory lapses, hearing loss and tinnitus, asthma, eczema. Assists in supporting the function of the heart and kidneys.

Contra-indications: Not to be used by persons with bleeding disorders.

Warnings: Do not use together with anti-coagulant and anti-platelet medicine. Discontinue use 3 days before surgery.

Drug Interaction: Anti-coagulant medication, warfarin, Ticlopidine and Aspirin.

Pregnancy and Lactation: Avoid use during pregnancy and lactation.

Dosage and directions for use: Take one to two capsules twice daily or as prescribed.

Before taking this medicine for arteriosclerosis, hearing loss or tinnitus, eczema and heart or kidney disorders, please ensure that a practitioner has diagnosed the condition.

Do not discontinue any prescribed medication without discussion with your medical practitioner.

Should poor concentration not improve within 8 weeks, please consult your practitioner. Should asthma not improve within 2 weeks, please consult your practitioner.

Side-effects and special precautions: Allergic skin reactions in sensitive persons. Mild gastro-intestinal complaints, and/or palpitations in sensitive persons.

Do not use with Warfarin in case of cerebro-vascular disease except under medical supervision. Should be discontinued 3 days before surgery.

Known symptoms of over dosage and particulars of its treatment:

Stems and leaves contain the neurotoxin 4-0-methylpyroxidine. This toxin has been measured at levels of 42μg/g fresh weight of stems. Whereas the highest weight measured in medicinal preparations tested were 60μg in contrast with an acute toxic dose that was measured at 11mg/kg in guinea pigs. Can cause vitamin B6 deficiency symptoms.

Identification: Clear size 0 all vegetable capsule containing light brown to green herbal powder.

Presentation: 60 Capsules packed into 125ml amber glass bottle with light green screw cap and safety seal insert, 500 capsules packed into a 109x117mm securitainer with tamper evident seal.

Storage instructions: Store below 25ºC. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Registration number: To be allocated

Applicant: Flora Force Health Products (Pty) Ltd, PO Box 426, Rondebosch, 7701, Cape Town

Date of publication: 17/06/2015

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Weight 0.150 kg
Dimensions 5.5 × 5.5 × 11 cm