Carbolevure Adult 30 capsules
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Carbolevure Adult 30 capsules


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Indications: This medicine is indicated in adults: - in case of difficult digestion, especially with intestinal bloating - as a complement to rehydration and/or dietary measures, in the symptomatic treatment of diarrhoea

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In this manual :

1. WHAT IS CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule AND WHAT IS IT USED FOR?

2. WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE TAKING CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule?

3. HOW DO I TAKE CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule?

4. WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS?

5. HOW TO USE CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule?

6. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

1. WHAT IS CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule and WHAT IS IT USED FOR?

Pharmacotherapeutic class

INTESTINAL ADSORBENT/SUBSTITUTE FLORA

(A: digestive system and metabolism).

Therapeutic indications

This medicine is indicated in adults:

- in cases of difficult digestion, particularly with intestinal bloating

- in addition to rehydration and/or dietary measures, in the symptomatic treatment of diarrhoea

2. WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE TAKING CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule?

List of information needed before taking the medicine

Not applicable.

Contraindications

Never use CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule:

- If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to any of the ingredients

IN CASE OF DOUBT, IT IS ESSENTIAL TO ASK YOUR DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST FOR ADVICE.

Precautions for use; special warnings

Be careful with CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule:

Special warnings

In case of diarrhoea, you should consult your doctor promptly in the following cases:

- if there is no improvement after 2 days of treatment,

- if you develop a fever or vomiting,

- in case of blood or mucus in the stools,

- in case of intense thirst, dry tongue sensation. In fact, these signs indicate the beginning of dehydration, i.e. a significant loss of liquid due to diarrhoea. Your doctor will then judge the need to prescribe rehydration, which may be oral or intravenous.

Precautions for use

- In case of bloating, flatulence, avoid dried vegetables (lentils, flageolets, peas...) as well as certain green vegetables (cabbage, Brussels sprouts, chard...).

- In case of diarrhea, it is necessary to:

o rehydrate with abundant drinks, salty or sweet, in order to compensate for the loss of liquid due to diarrhea (the average daily water intake of an adult is 2 liters)

o eat during the time of the diarrhea,

§ by excluding certain foods, especially raw vegetables, fruits, green vegetables, spicy dishes, and iced foods or drinks.

by favouring grilled meats and rice.

IF IN DOUBT, DO NOT HESITATE TO CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST.

Interactions with other medicines

Taking or using other medicines

As this medicine may reduce the absorption of other medicines, they should be administered at a distance from it (more than 2 hours, if possible).

IN ORDER TO AVOID POSSIBLE INTERACTIONS BETWEEN SEVERAL DRUGS, YOU SHOULD ALWAYS INFORM YOUR DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST OF ANY OTHER TREATMENT IN PROGRESS.

Interactions with food and drink

Not applicable.

Interactions with herbal products or alternative therapies

Not applicable.

Use during pregnancy and lactation

Pregnancy and breastfeeding

It is preferable not to use this medicine during pregnancy.

If you discover that you are pregnant during treatment, consult your doctor, as only he or she can decide whether to continue the treatment.

In general, during pregnancy and breastfeeding, always ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medication.

Sportsmen

Not applicable.

Effects on ability to drive or use machines

Not applicable.

List of excipients with a known effect

Not applicable.

3. HOW TO TAKE CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule?

Instructions for proper use

Not applicable.

Dosage, Method and/or route(s) of administration, Frequency of administration and Duration of treatment

Dosage

For adults only

Oral use.

3 capsules per day.

Swallow the capsules as is with a glass of water.

Mode and route of administration

Oral use.

Frequency of administration

The capsules should be swallowed unopened with a glass of water, preferably outside of mealtimes.

Symptoms and instructions in case of overdose

If you have taken more CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule than you should have:

Taking high doses of Carbolevure may result in mild constipation. Treatment will be symptomatic. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice.

Instructions in case of missed doses

Not applicable.

Risk of withdrawal syndrome

Not applicable.

4. WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS?

Description of side effects

Like all medicines, CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule is likely to have undesirable effects, although not everyone is subject to them.

If you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, or if any side effects become serious, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.

5. HOW TO USE CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule

Keep out of the reach and sight of children.

Expiry date

Do not use CARBOLEVURE ADULT capsules after the expiry date stated on the outer packaging.

Storage conditions

Store at a temperature not exceeding 30°C.

If necessary, warnings against certain visible signs of deterioration

Medicines should not be disposed of down the drain or in the household garbage. Ask your pharmacist what to do with unused medicines. This will help to protect the environment.

6. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Full list of active substances and excipients

What does CARBOLEVURE ADULT capsules contain?

The active ingredients are:

Live dried yeast containing at least108 Saccharomyces cerevisiae cells per gram 108.5 mg

Activated carbon .............................................................................................................................. 109.0 mg

For one capsule.

Other components are:

Polyvidone K30, colloidal silica.

Capsule shell composition:

- head: black iron oxide - titanium dioxide - gelatin.

- body: erythrosine - red iron oxide - titanium dioxide - gelatine.

Pharmaceutical form and content

What is CARBOLEVURE ADULT, capsule and what does it contain?

This medicine is presented in capsule form. Box of 20, 30, 40 or 60 capsules.

Name and address of the marketing authorisation holder and of the manufacturing authorisation holder responsible for batch release, if different

Holder

PIERRE FABRE MEDICAMENT

45, PLACE ABEL GANCE

92100 BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT

Operator

PIERRE FABRE MEDICAMENT

29, AVENUE DU SIDOBRE

81106 CASTRES CEDEX

Manufacturer

NEXTPHARMA S.A.S

17, ROUTE DE MEULAN

78520 LIMAY

or

PIERRE FABRE MEDICAMENT PRODUCTION

ETABLISSEMENT PROGIPHARM

RUE DU LYCEE

45500 GIEN

Names of the medicinal product in the Member States of the European Economic Area

Not applicable.

Date of approval of the package leaflet

The last date of approval of this package insert was {date}.

MA under exceptional circumstances

Not applicable.

Internet information

Detailed information on this medicinal product is available on the website of Afssaps (France).

Information reserved for health professionals

Not applicable.

Other

Not applicable.

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Specific References