Daflon SmPC

daflon 500mg
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Micronized purified flavonoid fraction

Presentation and composition
Box of 30 film-coated tablets.
Micronized purified flavonoid fraction corresponding to:
• diosmin: 90 %
• flavonoids expressed as hesperidin: 10 %
Excipients q.s. for one tablet.

Therapeutic indications
This medicine is a venotonic (it increases venous tone) and a vasculoprotector (it increases resistance in small blood vessels).
It is recommended for treating venous circulation disorders (swollen legs, pain, restless legs) and for treating symptoms due to acute hemorrhoidal attack.

Side effects
Some cases of routine gastric disorders and neurovegetative disorders (feeling of discomfort) have been reported, not requiring discontinuation of treatment.
Report any untoward or undesirable effect which has not been mentioned in this package insert to your doctor or your pharmacist.

Precautions
Acute hemorrhoidal attack:
If the hemorrhoid symptoms do not disappear within 15 days, you should ask your doctor for advice.

Venous circulation disorders:
The most effective way of giving this treatment is in combination with a healthy lifestyle. Avoid exposure to the sun, heat, excessive standing and being overweight. Walking and wearing special support stockings stimulate blood circulation.
If you are in any doubt, do not hesitate to ask your doctor or your pharmacist for advice.

Interactions with other medicines and other forms of interactions
You must always tell your doctor or your pharmacist about any other treatment you are receiving.

Pregnancy – Breast-Feeding
Inform your doctor if you become pregnant.
In the absence of data on entering breast milk, breast-feeding should be avoided during treatment.
In general, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, you should always ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using a medication.

Dosage and method of administration
Oral route.
The tablets should be taken at meal times.

Venous insufficiency:
2 tablets daily, one at midday and one in the evening.
Acute hemorrhoidal attack:
A 4-day course of 6 tablets daily, followed by 4 tablets daily over the next 3 days.
In all cases strictly comply with your doctor’s prescription.

Storage conditions
Do not use after the expiry date indicated on the outer packaging.

LES LABORATOIRES SERVIER – FRANCE
Manufacturer:
LES LABORATOIRES SERVIER INDUSTRIE
45520 Gidy – France