What is Sambucol Original Liquid?
Sambucol Original Liquid is the original great-tasting black elderberry supplement from the Sambucol range. Filled with antioxidants and delicious berries, 20 years of research have gone into making Sambucol the product it is today. This liquid is non-drowsy and is vegan friendly, containing no artificial colours or sweeteners but lots of black elderberry goodness!
How will the antioxidants in Sambucol Original Liquid help to support me?
Sambucol Original Liquid contains black elderberries, which are filled with flavonoids that act as antioxidants. Antioxidants are thought to support your body by delaying or preventing some types of cell damage. Antioxidants may help to reduce oxidative stress, which is a process that causes cell damage, which is why they are thought to help support your immune system.
What are the nutritional values of this black elderberry supplement?
Each 10ml dose of Sambucol Original Liquid contains 3.8 grams of black elderberry. This means that when adults take the winter dose of this supplement, you’ll get a total of 15.2 grams of black elderberry into your system throughout the day.
Is this product suitable for my dietary requirements?
Sambucol Original Liquid is suitable for vegetarians and vegans, with its active ingredient being natural black elderberry juice. This product is also free from gluten, yeast, and milk derivatives and does not contain any artificial colours or sweeteners, making it ideal for many people with specialised diets.
Can I take this product if I’m pregnant?
If you’re pregnant or breastfeeding you should speak to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Sambucol Original liquid. You will have lots of different dietary requirements throughout your pregnancy and after and a medical professional may recommend a supplement that’s more suitable for you at this time.
How to take this product
You should not take Sambucol Original on an empty stomach, for best results take this product after a meal. The amount of liquid you should take will depend on your age and the time of year. The recommended daily dose for Spring through Autumn is:
- Adults and children over 12: 10ml (2 x 5ml teaspoons) a day
- Children aged 3 - 12: 5ml (1 x 5ml teaspoon) a day
The recommended daily dose for Winter is:
- Adults and children over 12: 10ml (2 x 5ml teaspoons) four times a day
- Children aged 3 - 12: 10ml (2 x 5ml teaspoons) twice a day
When should this supplement not be used?
Do not take Sambucol Original Liquid if you are allergic to black elderberries or any of the other listed ingredients. This product is not suitable for use in children under the age of 3. This product is a food supplement and should not be taken in place of a balanced diet or healthy lifestyle. If you are taking any other medication or have an underlying medical condition, speak to your doctor or pharmacist before using this product.
How to store this product
Store in a cool, dry place which is below 25 degrees C. Do not take this product if the expiry date printed on the original packaging has passed. Keep out of sight and reach of children.
This product is a food supplement; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist-4-U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
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