Holland & Barrett Echinacea is a traditional herbal medicine used to relieve common cold and flu-like symptoms in adults and adolescents over the age of 12 years, exclusively based upon long-standing use.
Active Ingredients: Each hard capsule contains 140mg of extract (as dry extract) from Echinacea purpurea root (equivalent to 838mg-1117mg of Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench, root). Extraction solvent: Ethanol 75% v/v.
This traditional herbal medicine also contains the following inactive ingredients (excipients):
Microcrystalline cellulose, Magnesium stearate, Silica colloidal hydrated.
Inactive ingredients in the extract: Maltodextrin, Silica colloidal anhydrous.
Capsule Shell: Hypromellose.
Always read the label before use
|Echinacea purpurea root||140mg|
Dosage: For oral short-term use only. Adults, older people and adolescents over 12 years: Take 1 capsule 2 times daily. Swallow the whole capsule with water. Start at the first sign of a common cold. The maximum dose is 2 capsules per day. Do not exceed the stated dose. Duration of use: Do not take this traditional herbal medicine for more than 10 days. If your symptoms worsen or persist for more than 10 days, or if new symptoms develop, or if high fever occurs whilst taking this traditional herbal medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not take this traditional herbal medicine if you are:
- Under 12 years of age
- Pregnant or breastfeeding
- Allergic to Echinacea, other members of the daisy (Asteraceae/Compositae) family or any of the inactive ingredients in this traditional herbal medicine
- Please always read the leaflet carefully before use
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