What are Sominex Herbal Tablets?
Sominex Herbal Tablets are a herbal remedy that can be used for short-term insomnia. Just 2 tablets a day will help you to drift off into a restful sleep, so you can ease your insomnia and feel calmer and more rested. They’re perfect for those suffering from jet lag or other short-term conditions which can prevent you from getting enough sleep.
Are Sominex Herbal Tablets right for me?
If you’re looking for a short-term herbal remedy that will relieve your insomnia, Sominex Herbal Tablets could be the ideal product for you. Sominex Herbal Tablets contain a blend of natural ingredients which reliably relieve sleepless nights, as based on traditional use. Not only will these tablets relieve temporary insomnia, but they work to promote a feeling of calm, leaving you feeling relaxed and rested.
What is insomnia?
When you have insomnia, you will struggle to fall asleep or stay asleep at night. Everyone suffers through the occasional sleepless night, but if you regularly struggle to get a full night’s sleep, you may have insomnia. When you don’t get enough sleep regularly, you can become irritable and exhausted, and may struggle to concentrate on everyday tasks.
How will this product relieve my symptoms?
Sominex Herbal Tablets contain three key ingredients which help to tackle temporary insomnia and sleep disturbances. The first of these natural active ingredients are hops strobile, which has been used traditionally to help people to drift off to sleep. The other active ingredients are valerian root extract and passionflower, which are traditionally used to calm your nerves and help to relieve symptoms of insomnia. The combination of these three herbal remedies is designed to help you to get a peaceful night’s sleep.
Can I take this product if I’m pregnant or breastfeeding?
If you are pregnant, trying to get pregnant or breastfeeding, you should not take Sominex Herbal Tablets. There is no evidence that this product will be safe for you and your baby at this time.
Can I drive after taking these tablets?
Sominex Herbal Tablets may make you feel drowsy, so do not drive or operate machinery or tools unless you are sure that you are not affected in this way.
Can I drink alcohol while I’m taking these tablets?
Do not drink alcohol when using Sominex Herbal Tablets as the sedative effect of this medication may be increased.
Can I take these tablets if I’m taking other medication?
Speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking this product if you are taking any other medication, including those you obtained without a prescription. This will help you to be sure that the two products are safe to use together. You should not take Sominex Herbal Tablets if you are already taking another medication for sleep or anxiety.
How to take Sominex Herbal Tablets
Take 2 Sominex Herbal Tablets one hour before you intend to go to bed. Swallow the tablets with water and do not chew. The effects of these tablets may not occur right away, so for best results make sure to take this product continuously for 2-4 weeks. If you do not see any improvement to your symptoms after four weeks of using Sominex Herbal Tablets, speak to your doctor.
When should Sominex Herbal Tablets not be used?
Sominex Herbal Tablets should not be taken by anyone under the age of 18. Do not use this product if you are allergic to hop strobile, valerian, passionflower, or any of the other listed ingredients. This product is for temporary use only, and should not be used for more than 4 weeks without consulting a doctor, pharmacist, or qualified medical professional.
Does this product have side effects?
Like all medication, including herbal remedies, Sominex Herbal tablets can have side effects, although not everyone will experience them. These include:
- Stomach cramps
If you notice these or any other side effects while using this product, stop use and speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist. For more information about reporting the side effects of medication, please see the MHRA’s Yellow Card Scheme.
How to store this product
Store in a cool, dry place which is below 25 degrees C. Store in the original packaging, and do not use once the expiration date printed on the packaging has passed. Keep out of sight and reach of children.
This product is a medicine; 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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- Hops, Passion Flower, Valerian Root
Each film coated tablet contains the active ingredients: 34 mg of extract (as dry extract) from Hop strobile (Humulus lupulus L.) (4-6:1) Extraction solvent: Methanol 30% (v/v) 30.8 mg of extract (as dry extract) from Valerian root (Valeriana officinalis L.) (4.5-6:1) Extraction solvent: Ethanol 60% (v/v) 18.2 mg of extract (as dry extract) of Passion Flower herb (Passiflora incarnata L.) (3-7:1) Extraction solvent: Ethanol 70% (v/v)
The other ingredients are: Extract excipients: Maltodextrin, colloidal anhydrous silica.
Core excipients: Calcium hydrogen phosphate, microcrystalline cellulose, stearic acid, magnesium stearate. Flim-coating: Polyethylene glycol 400, Hypromellose 4500, hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose, iron oxides (E172), titanium dioxide (E171).
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