Glitinum

Glitinum is an herbal medicine for the prevention of migraine headaches. It is a unique option for migraine prevention and the only one that is approved as over the counter product in the Nordics. Continuous use of this herbal product reduces the frequency of migraine headaches and increases the time between migraine attacks. It is well tolerated and has few known side effects.

Glitinum is sold over the counter in pharmacies in Iceland and Sweden

30 hard capsules

Traditional herbal medicinal product

Product description

Glitinum is an herbal medicine indicated for the prevention of migraine headaches. It is helpful to reduce the frequency of migraine headaches and increases the time between migraine episodes. Migraine is characterized by severe headaches that last from few hours to days. It is one of the leading causes for work loss and disability in the world. Glitinum is an important new treatment option for migraine patients.

 

Glitinum is the only over the counter medicine approved for migraine prevention in the Nordics. This herbal medicine is well tolerated and has few side effects.

Glitinum contains dried feverfew, an herb that has a long history of safe and effective use in migraine treatment. Feverfew contains active substances that are thought to have similar effects as the triptan drugs that are commonly used in migraine treatment. Glitinum is standardized according to these active substances. A single capsule daily is recommended for optimal effect.

Useful Information

The recommended dose for adults is:

1 capsule daily. Swallow the capsules whole with water or other liquid.

 

Glitinum is a traditional herbal medicine for the prevention of migraine headaches after serious illness has been excluded by a medical doctor. Glitinum is not to be used for adolescents and children under the age of 18. Do not use Glitinum during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Keep out of reach of children and at a temperature lower that 25°C. Interaction with other medicine has not been reported. Do not use for more than 3 months at a time.

 

Read the instructions and the enclosed leaflet carefully before using this product. Seek medical advice for more information about risk and side effects.

Active Ingredients and Functions

Each capsule contains 100 mg dried Tanacetum parthenium (L.) Schulz Bip., (feverfew) that equals 100 mg dried feverfew.