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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Blumea balsamifera (L.) D.C.
Sambong Leaf

250 mg Tablet in Foil Strip




Formulation:

  • Each tablet contains powdered Sambong leaves 250 mg Blumea balsamifera (L.) D.C. Compositae


Indications:

To increase urinary output in conditions characterized by fluid retention or edema; for kidney stones.


Dosage and Administration:

   Tablet 250 mg

  • Adults:

    • Diuretic: 1 - 2 tablets 3-4 times a day

    • Anti-urolithiasis: 4 tablets 3 times a day

  • Children (7-12 years old): 1 tablet 3-4 times a day


Adverse Reactions:

Gastrointestinal Tract: Elevation in alanine transaminase (ALT), epigastric pain, constipation.
Adverse reactions beyond 6 weeks of intake have not been documented. In placebo-controlled trials, the adverse effects have been generally similar to those of the placebo.


Precautions:

For patients with excretory urogram showing signs of renal obstruction, consultation with physician is necessary. Safety in pregnant and lactating women has not been established.


Availability:

   Tablets - Foil strip of 10's (box of 100's)

  • Wholesale Price: PhP 180.00

  • Retail Price: PhP 230.00


Storage:

Store at temperatures not exceeding 30oC.