Flora Force Ginger Capsules Package Insert
Scheduling status: C0
Proprietary name (and dosage form): Flora Force Ginger 500mg Capsules
Composition: Each capsule contains Zingiber officinalis powder 500mg
Pharmacological classification: Category D Western Herbal Medicine
Pharmacological action: 11.2 Gastro-Intestinal tract Anti-spasmodic and cholinolytics.
Indications: Herbal medicine which assists in supporting the function of the digestive system. Assist in the treatment of spasms and cramps, indigestion, motion sickness, nausea and vomiting.
Contra-indications: In early pregnancy and in persons with gallstones.
Warnings: Caution during pregnancy it may act as an abortifacient if taken in large amounts. Do consult a practitioner.
Drug Interaction: Caution advised for persons on anti-coagulant treatment and warfarin
Pregnancy and Lactation: Contra-indicated in early pregnancy.
Dosage and directions for use: Take two capsules daily or as prescribed.
Should the following conditions not improve in specified time: spasms and cramps within 4 days, indigestion within 4 weeks, nausea within one week, vomiting within 2 days, please consult a practitioner.
Side-effects and special precautions: None known on recommended dosage.
Known symptoms of over-dosage and particulars of its treatment: May cause stomach distress if taken in large quantities. Treatment is supportive and symptomatic.
Identification: Clear size 0 all vegetable capsule containing cream herbal powder.
Presentation: 60 Capsules packed into 125ml amber glass bottle with light green screw cap and safety seal insert 500 Capsules packed into 109x117mm securitainer with tamper evident seal
Storage instructions: Store below 25ºC. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
Registration number: To be allocated
Applicant: Flora Force Health Products (Pty) Ltd. P.O. Box 426, Rondebosch, Cape Town, 7701.
Date of publication: 13 May 2013