Valerian-Dispert® night to fall asleep tablets
Active ingredients: 200mg dry extract from valerian root, 68mg dry extract from hop cones
Valerian-Dispert® night to fall asleep tablets Areas of application:
Nervous-related sleep disorders
Note: If symptoms persist for more than 2 weeks or worsen, a doctor should be consulted .
- 200 mg valerian root dry extract (4-7: 1); Extraction agent: Ethanol 70% (V / V)
- 68 mg hop cones dry extract (4-8: 1); Extraction agent: ethanol 40% (V / V)
- Lactose-1 water
- Silicon dioxide, finely divided
- Cellulose, microcrystalline
- Cellulose powder
- Carboxymethyl starch, sodium
- Stearic acid (vegetable)
- Magnesium stearate (vegetable)
- Butyl methacrylate copolymer, basic
- Calcium carbonate
- Arabic gum
- Starch acetate
- Montan glycol wax
- Titanium dioxide
Indication / application
- The preparation is a herbal medicine for calming down.
The medicine is used in:
- nervous sleep disorders
- If you don't feel better or even worse after 4 weeks, contact your doctor.
- Always take this medicine exactly as described or as your doctor or pharmacist has discussed. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
The recommended dose is
for adults and adolescents over 12 years:
- For the treatment of nervous insomnia, one coated tablet 1/2 to 1 hour before going to bed. If necessary, you can also take one coated tablet earlier in the evening.
- The single dose corresponds to 50 to 75% of 2 to 3 g of valerian root and 50 to 75% of 0.5 g of hop cones.
- for adults and adolescents over 12 years:
Duration of application
- The duration of use is not limited in principle. If the symptoms persist for 4 weeks or if they worsen, you should consult a doctor.
- Please talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have the impression that the effect is too strong or too weak.
If you take more than you should
- If you accidentally take twice or three times the prescribed dose (equivalent to 2 or 3 coated tablets of this medicinal product), this will usually not have any adverse consequences. In this case, continue taking as described or as directed by your doctor. If you have overdosed this medicine significantly, you should consult a doctor.
- The ingestion of valerian root in a dosage of more than 20 g (corresponds to about 18 coated tablets) caused the following symptoms: tiredness, abdominal cramps, tightness in the chest, emptiness in the head, trembling of the hands and dilation of the pupils, which disappeared again after 24 hours. Appropriate treatment should be given if symptoms occur.
If you forget to take a dose:
- Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
If you stop taking it
- The intake can be interrupted or ended at any time
- If you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
- Swallow the coated tablets whole after meals with plenty of liquid (preferably a glass of drinking water).
- Do not take the medicine lying down.
- Like all medicines, the preparation can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
The frequency information is based on the following categories:
- Very common: affects more than 1 in 10 people
- Common: affects 1 to 10 users in 100
- Uncommon: affects 1 to 10 users in 1,000
- Rare: affects 1 to 10 users in 10,000
- Very rare: less than 1 user in 10,000
- Not known: frequency cannot be estimated from the available data
Significant side effects or signs to look out for and what to do if they're affected:
Disorders of the gastrointestinal tract
- Gastrointestinal intolerance (e.g. nausea, abdominal cramps)
- Not known:
- Allergic skin symptoms or hypersensitivity reactions (e.g. itching, rash, hives)
- If these reactions occur, the medicine should no longer be used and a doctor should be consulted if necessary.
- Very rare:
- Disorders of the gastrointestinal tract
- Usually, stopping the drug is enough to make the side effects go away.
- If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. This also applies to side effects that are not specified.
Taking with other medicines
- There are limited data on drug interactions. Clinically relevant interactions have not yet been observed. Because an increase in the effect cannot be ruled out when other sedatives are taken at the same time, they may only be taken at the same time on the advice of a doctor and under medical supervision. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking / using, have recently taken / used or may take / use any other medicines.
Take with food, drink and alcohol
- Avoid drinking alcohol while using this medicine.
Do not take the medicine
- if you are allergic to valerian root dry extract or hop cones dry extract or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
pregnancy and breast feeding period
- The safety during pregnancy and lactation has not been adequately studied. The drug is not recommended for pregnant or breastfeeding women. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, if you suspect you may be pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Warnings and Precautions
- Please talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking the medicine.
Children and adolescents under 12 years of age
- There are insufficient studies on the use in children. It is therefore not recommended for children and adolescents under 12 years of age.
Driving and using machines
- The use of the preparation up to 2 hours before actively participating in road traffic, operating machines or working without a secure footing is not recommended, as the ability to react can be impaired even when used as intended. This applies to a greater extent in conjunction with alcohol.