25 g and 50 g of granules for oral suspension

Read this leaflet carefully. It contains information that is important to you.

This medicine can be obtained without a prescription. Carbomix must nevertheless be used with caution to achieve the best results.

  • Save this leaflet, you may need to read it again.
  • Contact your pharmacist if you need more information or advice.
  • You must see a doctor if the symptoms worsen or do not improve.

This leaflet contains information about: 
1. WHAT CARBOMIX IS AND WHAT IT IS USED FOR 
2. Before you use CARBOMIX 
3. How to use CARBOMIX 
4. Possible side effects 
5. Storage of CARBOMIX

Carbomix 25 g and 50 g granules for oral suspension

  • The active substance is medicinal (activated) carbon, 25 g, and 50 g respectively.
  • The other ingredients are acacia gum, glycerol, citric acid monohydrate.

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1. WHAT CARBOMIX IS AND WHAT IT IS USED FOR

What is Carbomix used for?

Carbomix is ​​used to treat poisoning and to supplement the diet in case of temporary diarrhea. Medical carbon effectively binds a large number of toxins and can thereby prevent harmful substances such as drugs, chemical substances, and bacterial toxins from being absorbed into the body.

2. BEFORE YOU USE CARBOMIX

Do not use Carbomix

Carbomix should not be used if you are hypersensitive to any of the above ingredients.

Take special care with Carbomix:

In case of poisoning with corrosive substances, Carbomix should not be used, consult your doctor.

Pregnancy and breastfeeding

Can be used during pregnancy and lactation.

Driving and using machines

No effect.

Use of other medicines:

Medical coals can reduce the effect of certain drugs when taken concomitantly. Carbomix and other medicines should therefore be taken at least 2 hours apart.

3. HOW TO USE CARBOMIX

Dosage instructions

Always use Carbomix exactly as your doctor has told you or on the label of the medicine pack. If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Poisoning: The carbon mixture should be given as soon as possible. The following practical guidelines may apply to the first treatment at home and in the hospital.

Adults and children over 12 years: about 150 ml (equivalent to ½ bottle of 50 g or 1 bottle of 25 g Carbomix).

Children up to 12 years: about 60 ml (equivalent to 1/5 bottle of 50 g or 2/5 bottle of 25 g Carbomix).

Diarrhea: Adults and children: 15-30 ml (1-2 tablespoons) one to several times daily.

Administration

Instructions for use

The bottle is filled with water approximately to the red field in the upper edge of the label, approximately 150 ml and 300 ml respectively, the cap is closed and the bottle is shaken well for about one minute after which mixture one is ready to use. Carefully open the bottle and use e.g. a paper napkin for protection, so that the clothes do not get stained.

If you use more Carbomix than you should:

4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS

Like all medicines, Carbomix can have side effects.

Uncommon side effects (affects less than 1 user in 100) are: constipation

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

5. STORAGE OF CARBOMIX

Keep out of reach of children.

Used before the expiry date which is stated on the carton. After adding water, the mixture is stable for 1 week when stored in a refrigerator (2 ° C – 8 ° C).

For environmental and safety reasons, leftover or too old medicine from the public must be left at the pharmacy for disposal.

Muhammad Nadeem

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