Vira-Immune Complex 60t

$94.45 AUD

Description

Vira-Immune Complex contains herbs traditionally used in Western herbal medicine as an expectorant and to decrease mild bronchial cough.

Indications

  • Traditionally used in Western herbal medicine:
    - as an expectorant, demulcent, antitussive and antispasmodic
    - to decrease mild bronchial cough and support lung health
  • Anti-inflammatory

    Dose:

    • Adults: Take 1 tablet 3 times daily.

    Ingredients:

    Each tablet contains:
    Glycyrrhiza glabra (Licorice) extract dry concentrate 167 mg
    derived from root dry minimum 2.9 g
    stand. to glycyrrhizinic acid 30 mg
    Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) extract dry concentrate 225 mg
    derived from herb top flowering dry minimum 1.4 g
    stand. to hypericin 675 micrograms
    Thuja occidentalis (Thuja) extract 1 mL
    derived from leaf-dry 200 mg

    Allergen Information

    • No added: Gluten, soya bean, milk, lactose, peanuts, tree nuts, fish, crustacea, egg, sesame seeds or artificial colours.
    • Vegan friendly

    Excipients

    Calcium hydrogen phosphate dihydrate, colloidal anhydrous silica, croscarmellose sodium, dextrin, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycollate.

    Warnings:

    • Warning that St John's Wort affects the way many prescription medicines work. Please consult with the prescribing doctor to ensure no drug-herb interactions occur.
    • Caution is advised in patients taking other medication, including combined oral contraceptives
    • Contraindicated during pregnancy, lactation, in hypertension and oedema
    • May cause hyperaesthesia in some sensitive individuals, especially when combined with a high exposure to sunlight
    • St John's Wort is not advisable in cases of known photosensitivity and in those taking photosensitising agents. Patients taking high doses should avoid excessive exposure to sunlight and UV radiation
    • Contraindicated with the following drugs: thiazide or loop diuretics, warfarin, digoxin, immunosuppressive drugs such as cyclosporin, indinavir (HIV protease inhibitor), nevirapine (HIV non-nucleoside transcriptase inhibitor), docetaxel by injection, phenprocoumon, nifedipine, methadone, finasteride, clozapine, cancer chemotherapeutic drugs such as irinotecan and calcium channel antagonists such as verapamil
    • Caution is advised in patients receiving prednisolone by injection and in those with elevated liver enzymes taking immunosuppressives
    • Avoid long-term use in patients taking antihypertensive medications and potassium-depleting drugs and place patients on a high-potassium diet
    • Consume at least two hours away from ingestion of mineral supplements
    • Not to be used in children under five years of age
    • Discontinue 7 days prior to general anaesthesia
    • If patient symptoms persist, seek additional professional advice