For the treament of hay fever, stings, rashes and other minor allergies:
Adults and children over 12 years: 1 or 2 tablets three or four times a day or as
prescribed by a doctor.
Not recommended for children under 12 years of age.
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.
For use as a temporary sleep aid:
Adults: 1 or 2 tablets to be taken at bedtime or after retiring when sleep is not
Do not take a repeat dose in the same night.
Not recommended as a sleep aid in children under 16 years of age.
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.
Each tablet contains 25mg of the active ingredient diphenhydramine
hydrochloride. In addition NightAid Tablets also contain the following nonactive ingredients: lactose, corn starch, polyvinylpyrolidone, magnesium
stearate, polyvinylcetate phthalate, ethyl acetate, stearic acid, sucrose, calcium
carbonate, talc, acacia, carnauba wax, beeswax, silicone fluid and colourings
E171 (titanium dioxide) and E127 (erythrosine).
All medicines can cause side effects.
Very rarely diphenydramine hydrochloride may cause bruising and/or
bleeding. If you suffer from spontaneous bruising or bleeding discontinue
treatment and seek immediate advice from your doctor.
The following side effects have also been reported to the ingredients of
Dizziness, drowsiness, poor co-ordination.
Confusion, depression, numbness, tremors.
Excitability (usually restricted to children).
Dryness of the mouth, headache, blurred vision, difficulty in urinating.
Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea.
Allergic reactions such as skin rashes.
Photosensitivity (sun allergy).
Convulsions, sweating, muscle pains.
Low blood pressure.
If you experience any severe side effect, or have a side effect which isn’t listed,
then discontinue use and seek the advice of your doctor or pharmacist.
When shouldn’t I use NightAid Tablets?
Do not take NightAid Tablets if you are allergic to any of the ingredients listed
in Ingredients section.
Do not take NightAid Tablets if you suffer from porphyria.
What else should I be aware of before using NightAid Tablets?
You should inform your doctor or pharmacist before taking this medicine if any
of the following apply:
You suffer from prostate problems, epilepsy, glaucoma or liver disease.
You suffer from urinary retention.
You are an asthmatic.
Can I use NightAid Tablets if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
Do not take NightAid Tablets if you are pregnant or breast feeding.
Is it safe to drive or operate machinery after using NightAid Tablets?
NightAid Tablets may cause drowsiness. Do not drive or operate machinery.
Are there any foods or medicines that interact with NightAid Tablets?
While taking NightAid Tablets:
£ Avoid alcoholic drink.
Consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking NightAid Tablets if you are
taking any of the following:
£ Any other antihistamines (e.g. allergy treatments and cold remedies).
£ Any other products to help you sleep.
£ Medicines for anxiety.
£ Betahistine (used to treat balance disorders such as Ménière’s disease).
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