There are many preparations available on the market supporting the treatment of colds. Before the autumn-winter period, it's good to have at least one pack in the medicine cabinet. It is worth choosing a reliable drug - Pelafen in the form of tablets.
One coated tablet contains 20mg of dry extract of Pelargonium sidoides DC and / or Pelargonium reniforme Curt., Radix (pelargonium root) - Pelargonium radicis extractum siccum (4-7: 1). Extraction solvent: 14% ethanol (V / V). Other ingredients: powdered cellulose, colloidal anhydrous silica (extract); microcrystalline cellulose, colloidal anhydrous silica, magnesium stearate (tablet core); hypromellose, macrogol 6000, yellow iron oxide E172, red iron oxide E172, titanium dioxide E171, talc (tablet coating).
The medicinal product Pelafen is a preparation used for the symptomatic treatment of colds. Each film-coated tablet contains 20mg dry geranium extract. As Pelafen is a herbal medicinal product, it is intended to be used for specific purposes that only result from prolonged use.
The medicinal product Pelafen indicated for use in the symptomatic treatment of the common cold.
Additional information: The product should be kept out of reach of children at room temperature.
Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug. Do not use in children under 6 years of age, pregnant women and nursing mothers.
During treatment, the following may occur (rarely): mild gastrointestinal disorders (diarrhea, epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, difficulty swallowing), mild bleeding gums or nose, and allergic reactions. In addition, if symptoms such as shortness of breath, fever, coughing up blood or purulent secretions occur, it is recommended to consult a doctor. Cases of hepatocellular toxicity and hepatitis have also been reported.
The drug should be used as prescribed by the doctor or as indicated on the leaflet. Adults, adolescents over 12 years of age: take 1 tablet 3 times a day (morning, around noon, in the evening). Children from 6 to 12 years of age: take 1 tablet twice a day (morning, evening). It is not recommended to use for more than 7 days without consulting a doctor.