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ABSOLUTE ORGANIX (AO) COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

ABSOLUTE ORGANIX (AO) COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

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ABSOLUTE ORGANIX (AO) COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

Cod liver oil, Vitamin A, Vitamin D

Sugar free

Category D 34.12 Multiple Substance Formulation. Complementary Medicine – Health Supplements

This unregistered medicine has not been evaluated by the SAHPRA for its quality, safety and intended use. A varied diet is the most effective and safe way to achieve good nutrition, health, body composition as well as mental and physical performance.

Read this entire leaflet carefully because it contains important information for you.

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES is available without a doctor’s prescription for you to maintain your health. Nevertheless, you still need to use AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES carefully to get the best results from it.

  • Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again.
  • If you have any further questions, ask your health care provider.
  • Do not share AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES with any other person.
  • If any of the side effects becomes serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your health care provider.

In this leaflet:

  1. What AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES is and what it is used for
  2. What you need to know before you take AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES
  3. How to take AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES
  4. Possible side effects
  5. How to store AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES
  6. Contents of the pack and other information
  1. WHAT AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES IS AND WHAT IT IS USED FOR

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES is comprised of the oil extracted from the liver of the Gadus morhua, Atlantic cod fish. It is commonly used as a dietary supplement that provides a source of omega-3 fatty acids (EPA and DHA), vitamin A and vitamin D.  Cod liver oil is believed to have the potential to support cognitive health and brain function.

2. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU TAKE AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

Do NOT take AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

Do not take AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES if you have a known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients (see What AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG SOFTGEL CAPSULES contains).

Warnings and precautions

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES should be used with care in:

  • Other medicines and AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES).

Other medicines and AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

Always tell your healthcare provider if you are taking any other medicine. (This includes all complementary or traditional medicines.)

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES may interact with the following medications. Caution is advised when used concurrently.

Anticoagulants/Antiplatelet medicines:

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES may interact with anticoagulant/antiplatelet medications which may contribute to increased risk of bleeding. Patients taking warfarin must monitor for INR changes.

Antihypertensive medicines:

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES may interact with antihypertensive medications which may contribute to a further reduced blood pressure.

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES with food

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES can be taken with or without food (see HOW TO TAKE AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES).

Pregnancy and breastfeeding

If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant, or are planning to have a baby, please consult your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider for advice before taking AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES.

Driving and using machines

No specific studies have been conducted. Given its side-effect profile, it is unlikely that AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES will influence your ability to drive or use machines (see Possible side effects).

It is not always possible to predict to what extent AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES may interfere with your daily activities. Please ensure that you do not engage in the above activities until you are aware of the measure to which AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES affects you.

3. HOW TO TAKE AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

Always take AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider has told you. Check with your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider if you are not sure.

Adults and children 14 years and older: Take 2 – 3 capsules daily with a glass of water. AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES can be taken with or without food.

DO NOT EXCEED THE RECOMMENDED DOSE.

If you take more AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES than you should

(See POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS.)

In the event of overdosage, consult your doctor or pharmacist. If neither if available, contact the nearest hospital or poison centre.

If you forget to take AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.

4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES can have side effects. Not all side effects are included in this leaflet.  Should your general health worsen or if you experivence any untoward effects while taking AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES, please consult your healthcare provider for advice.

General side effects include abdominal discomfort, diarrhea, flatulence, and nausea/vomiting.

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

REPORTING SIDE EFFECTS

If you get side effects, talk to your healthcare professional. You can also report side effects to SAHPRA via the ‘6.04 Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting Form’, found online under SAHPRA’s publications: https://www.sahpra.org.za/Publications/Index/8. By reporting side effects, you can help provide more information on the safety of AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES.

5. HOW TO STORE AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES

Store at or below 25 °C. Do not expose to direct sunlight. Refrigerate after opening. Use within 60 days after opening. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

6. CONTENTS OF THE PACK AND OTHER INFORMATION  

What AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES contains

Each capsule of AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES contains:

Cod Liver Oil (Gadidae)…………………………………………………………500 mg

Providing:

Total Omega 3 Fatty Acids………………………………………..120 mg

EPA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid)……………………………..………40 mg

DHA (Docosahexaenoic Acid)……..………………………………50 mg

Vitamin A………………………………………………….375 mcg RAE

Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3)………………………………..……..6 mcg

What AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG CAPSULES looks like and contents of the pack

A pale-yellow oil. Labelled Light amber bottle with white disc lid. Package size of 60 capsules available.

HOLDER OF CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION

TRUE HEALTH (PTY) LTD
  UNIT 2, 8 DUIKER STREET BEACONVALE CAPE TOWN CARELINE: (021) 701 7172  

THIS LEAFLET WAS LAST REVISED ON

1 November 2021

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PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION

For further information refer to the Professional Information of the product which can be found at www.absoluteorganix.co.za

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ABSOLUTE ORGANIX (AO) COD LIVER OIL 500 MG, KAPSULES

Lewertraan, Vitamien A, Vitamien D

Suikervry.

Kategorie D.34.12 Veelvuldigesubstansformulering. Aanvullende Medisyne – Gesondheidsaanvullings

Hierdie ongeregistreerde medisyne is nie deur die Suid-Afrikaanse Reguleringsowerheid vir Gesondheidsprodukte (SARGP) vir die kwaliteit, veiligheid of beoogde gebruik daarvan geëvalueer nie. ʼn Dieet ryk in verskeidenheid is die mees effektiewe en veiligste manier om goeie voeding, gesondheid, liggaamsamestelling sowel as verstandelike en fisiese prestasie te bereik.

Lees hierdie hele blaadjie sorgvuldig aangesien dit belangrike inligting vir u bevat.

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES is sonder ʼn doktersvoorskrif vir u beskikbaar om u gesondheid te onderhou. Nogtans is dit steeds nodig dat u AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES versigtig gebruik om die beste resultate daarmee te verkry.

  • Hou hierdie blaadjie; u mag nodig kry om dit weer te lees.
  • Vra u gesondheidsorgverskaffer indien u meer inligting benodig.
  • Moenie AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES met enige ander persoon deel nie.
  • Indien enige van die newe-effekte ernstig word, of indien u enige newe-effekte opmerk wat nie in hierdie blaadjie gelys word nie, lig asseblief u gesondheidsorgverskaffer in.

In hierdie blaadjie:

  1. Wat AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES is en waarvoor dit gebruik word
  2. Wat u nodig het om te weet voordat u AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES neem
  3. Hoe om AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES te neem
  4. Moontlike newe-effekte
  5. Hoe om AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES te berg
  6. Inhoud van die pakkie en ander inligting
  1. WAT AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES IS EN WAARVOOR DIT GEBRUIK WORD

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES is saamgestel uit olie wat uit die lewer van die Gadus morhua, die Atlantiese kabeljou, geëkstraheer is. Dit word algemeen as ʼn dieetaanvulling, wat as bron van omega 3-vetsure (EPS en DHS), vitamien A, en vitamien D dien, gebruik. Daar word geglo dat lewertraan oor die potensiaal beskik om kognitiewe gesondheid en breinfunksie te ondersteun.

2. WAT U NODIG HET OM TE WEET VOORDAT U AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES NEEM neem nie

Moenie AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES neem indien u ʼn bekende hipersensitiwiteit vir enige van die bestanddele het nie (sien Wat AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES bevat).

Waarskuwings en voorsorgmaatreëls

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES moet met sorg gebruik word in:

  • Hemofilielyers en pasiënte wat vir chirurgie geskeduleer is (sien Ander medisyne en AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES).

Ander medisyne en AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES

Lig altyd u gesondheidsorgverskaffer in indien u enige ander medisyne neem. (Dit sluit alle aanvullende of tradisionele geneesmiddels in.)

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES mag interaksies met die onderstaande medikasie hê. Omsigtigheid is nodig wanneer dit gesamentlik gebruik word.

Antistolmiddels/Antiplaatjiemedikasie:

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES mag ʼn interaksie met antistolmiddels/antiplaatjiemedikasie hê wat tot ʼn verhoogde risiko vir bloeding mag bydra. Pasiënte wat warfarien neem, moet vir INR-veranderinge gemonitor word.

Antihipertensiewe medikasie:

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES mag ʼn interaksie met antihipertensiewe geneesmiddels hê wat tot ʼn verdere daling in bloeddruk mag bydra.

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES met voedsel

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES kan met of sonder kos geneem word (sien HOE OM AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES TE NEEM).

Swangerskap en borsvoeding

Indien u swanger is of borsvoed, vermoed dat u swanger is, of beplan om ʼn baba te hê, raadpleeg asseblief u dokter, apteker of ander gesondheidsorgverskaffer vir advies voordat u AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES neem.

Bestuur en die gebruik van masjinerie

Geen spesifieke studies is gedoen nie. Gegewe die newe-effekprofiel daarvan, is dit onwaarskynlik dat AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES u vermoë om te bestuur of masjiene te bedryf, sal beïnvloed (sien MOONTLIKE NEWE-EFFEKTE).

Dit is nie altyd moontlik om te voorspel tot watter mate AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES met u daaglikse aktiwiteite mag inmeng nie. Maak asseblief seker dat u nie die bogenoemde aktiwiteite beoefen voordat u nie bewus is van die mate waartoe AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES u beïnvloed nie.

3. HOE OM AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES TE NEEM

Neem AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES altyd presies soos wat dit in hierdie blaadjie beskryf word of soos wat u dokter, apteker of gesondheidsorgverskaffer gesê het. Raadpleeg u dokter, apteker of gesondheidsorgverskaffer indien u onseker is.

Volwassenes en kinders 14 jaar en ouer: Neem 2-3 kapsules daagliks met ʼn glas water. AO COD LIVEROIL 500 MG KAPSULES kan met of sonder kos geneem word.

MOENIE DIE AANBEVOLE DOSIS OORSKRY NIE.

Indien u meer AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES geneem het as wat u moes

(Sien MOONTLIKE NEWE-EFFEKTE.)

In die geval van oordosering, raadpleeg u dokter of apteker. Indien nie een beskikbaar is nie, kontak die naaste hospitaal of gifbeheersentrum.

Indien u vergeet om AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES te neem

Moenie ʼn dubbele dosis neem om vir ʼn vergete dosis op te maak nie.

4. MOONTLIKE NEWE-EFFEKTE

AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES kan newe-effekte hê. Nie alle newe-effekte is in hierdie blaadjie ingesluit nie. Sou u algemene gesondheid agteruitgaan of indien u enige ongunstige effekte ervaar terwyl u AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES neem, raadpleeg asseblief u gesondheidsorgverskaffer vir advies.

Algemene newe-effekte sluit buikongemak, diarree, winderigheid en naarheid/braking in.

Indien u enige newe-effekte opmerk wat nie in hierdie blaadjie genoem word nie, lig asseblief u dokter of apteker in.

AANMELDING VAN NEWE-EFFEKTE

Indien u newe-effekte kry, gesels met u professionele gesondheidsorgwerker. U kan newe-effekte ook aan die SARGP via die “6.04 Nadelige Middelreaksie-Aanmeldingsvorm” rapporteer; dit kan aanlyn onder die SARGP se publikasies by https://www.sahpra.org.za/Publications/Index/8 gevind word. Deur newe-effekte aan te meld, kan u help om meer inligting oor die veiligheid van AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES te voorsien.

5. HOE OM AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES TE BERG

Berg teen of benede 25 °C. Moenie aan direkte sonlig blootstel nie. Bewaar in die yskas na oopmaak. Gebruik binne 60 dae na oopmaak. HOU BUITE DIE BEREIK VAN KINDERS.

INHOUND VAN DIE PAKKIE EN ANDER INLIGTING

6. Wat AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULES bevat

Elke AO COD LIVER OIL 500 MG KAPSULE bevat:

Lewertraan (Gadidae)………………………………………………………500 mg

Wat verskaf:

Totale Omega 3 Vetsure………………..………………………..120 mg

EPA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid)……………………………………40 mg

DHA (Docosahexaenoic Acid)………………………………….50 mg

Vitamien A.……………………………………………..375 mcg RAE

Cholekalsiferol (Vitamien D3)……….…………..………………6 mcg

Waarna AO COD LIVER 500 MG KAPSULES lyk en inhoud van die pakkie

ʼn Bleekgeel olie. Geëtiketteerde amberkleurige glasbottel met ʼn wit skroefdoppie. Verpakkingsgrootte van 60 kapsules.

HOUER VAN DIE SERTIFIKAAT VAN REGISTRASIE

TRUE HEALTH (EDMS.) BPK.
EENHEID 2, DUIKERSTRAAT 8 BEACONVALE KAAPSTAD HULPLYN: (021) 701 7172  

HIERDIE BLAADJIE WAS LAAS HERSIEN OP

01 November 2021

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