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A Vogel's Linoforce Granules

A Vogel's Linoforce Granules

A traditional herbal medicinal product for the short term relief of occasional constipation based on traditional use only. Always read the leaflet. Granules containing Linseed, Senna and Frangula.
Size: 300g


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Linoforce is a traditional herbal medicinal product for the short term relief of occasional constipation based on traditional use only. Linoforce does not help with weight loss. Linoforce contains the herbs linseed, senna and frangula which are all known for their laxative effect. Linseed helps bulk and soften the stool whilst senna and frangula stimulate the muscles of the bowel to help bowel movement.

CautionsCautions and Contraindications :Do not take this product
If you are under 12 years.
If you are allergic to any of the ingredients in the product
If you have severe or persistent abdominal pain, sickness or feeling of sickness for which you don't know the cause.
If you have had a sudden change in bowel habit that has persisted for more than 2 weeks.
If you suffer from Blood in your stools
Blockage or narrowing of the gastro-intestinal tract or bowel (ileus, intestinal obstruction or stenosis)
Paralysis or a lack of muscle tone (atony) in the bowel
Abnormal dilation of the bowel (megacolon)
Inflammatory bowel disease such as Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis
Faecal impaction
Rectal bleeding for which you don't know the cause
Severe dehydration
A hormonally dependent tumour (this applies to women only)
If you have already taken a laxative and are still constipated.
If you have difficulty swallowing or have throat problems.
If you have problems with your oesophagus.
If you have a heart condition.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
If you are taking any of the following medicines speak to your doctor before taking Linoforce:Medicines for a heart condition
Medicines to slow the muscle contractions of the bowel (e.g. opiods, loperamide)
Medicines which induce QT prolongation
Liquorice root
If you are not sure if this product is suitable for you, consult your octor, pharmacist or qualified healthcare practitioner.
Take special care with this product
If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, see your doctor before taking this product.
If you need to take laxatives every day see your doctor before you take this product. It may not be suitable for you.
See your doctor before taking this product if you have a kidney disorder as this product may cause an electrolyte imbalance.
Taking with food and drink
Linoforce should be taken with a glass of water or juice.
Taking other medicines
Linoforce should not be taken at the same time as other medicines. Take Linoforce to 1 hour before or after any other medicines.

Brand/Manufacturer :A Vogel

Form :Solid Ointment / Stick

Organic Status :Not organic

Vegetarian Suitability :Suitable for vegetarians
Typical Ingredients: 1 measuring spoon (4.1 g) contains: Linseed, whole 1.76 g (Linum usitatissimum L., semen) Senna leaf 0.43-0.70 g (Cassia senna L. and/or Cassia angustifolia VAHL, folium) Frangula bark 36-58 mg (Rhamnus frangula L., cortex) This corresponds to 20.5 mg hydroxyanthracene derivatives, calculated as sennoside B. The other ingredients are talc, sucrose, calcium carbonate, spray dried acacia, red iron oxide (E172), calcium lactate pentahydrate, black iron oxide (E172), vanillin, ginger oil and yellow beeswax.
Typical Dose (if available) :Directions: Adults, elderly and children over 12 years: Take 1 level measuring spoon at night along with a glass of water or juice. Not for use in children under 12. For oral use only. Don't take more than the recommended dose. Take special care with this product Take this product with at least 150 ml of water or juice and make sure you continue to drink plenty of water. Taking this product without enough fluid may cause choking or may block your intestine. Elderly or weak patients should be supervised. Do not take this product for more than 1 week. If symptoms persist after 1 week, consult your doctor. Laxatives do not help long-term weight loss.
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