STALORAL sublingual solution
STALORAL be used for the treatment of allergies to one or more allergens. An allergy occurs mainly by seasonal or perennial rhinitis, conjunctivitis, rhinoconjunctivitis or asthma.
Specific desensitization treat the cause of your allergy. Regular intake in growing and subsequently fixed doses STALORAL allows your body to get used to the substance to which you are allergic. It will cause a reduction or disappearance of allergic manifestations caused by this substance. Moreover, it will prevent the deterioration of your allergy.
2. BEFORE YOU USE STALORAL
Do not use STALORAL:
In unstable asthma;
In cases of serious immunodeficiency, malignancy, autoimmune diseases;
If you are allergic to any of the additional ingredients STALORAL.
Take special care when using STALORAL
In the case of treatment with beta-blockers (including topically applied beta-blockers, contact for advice to your doctor;
In case of fever / fever, stop your treatment and contact the prescribed medication;
In case of recent worsening of your asthma treatment to stop the onset of improvement and, if necessary, seek the advice your doctor.
Using other medicines
Your doctor will assess the need for the continued administration of symptomatic drugs during your treatment with STALORAL. Never been described cases of drug interactions.
Please tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Use of STALORAL with food and drink
There are no specific contraindications for taking STALORAL in taking food and drinks.
Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor before taking any medicine.
Driving and using machines
Driving or operating machinery remains possible during the taking STALORAL.
Important information about some of the ingredients of STALORAL
This medicine contains 590 mg of sodium chloride (10 ml solution): consider, if you follow a diet low in sodium.
3. HOW TO USE STALORAL
In your prescription, the treatment may be used various concentrations. They can be distinguished due to the color of the cap:
10 IR / ml or IC / ml: blue cap;
100 IR / ml or IC / ml: red cap;
300 IR / ml: purple cap.
Gold capsule: 0,1 IR / ml, or IC / ml;
Green capsule 1 IR / ml, or IC / ml.
Always take STALORAL exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
This type of treatment is more effective the sooner it is started.
Treatment by specific desensitization is divided in two steps according to the regimen planned by your doctor:
first step (initial treatment), which lasts about two weeks and which consists in the appointment of casual, progressively increasing doses;
second step (maintenance) longer, which consists in the appointment of the optimum tolerated dose, taken daily or three times a week.
Doses are delivered by exerting pressure on the pump (1 pressure = 1 dose). The doses were administered by direct injection into contact sublingual area and hold for 2 minutes before swallowing.
Young children will need adult assistance to obtain the dose.
Please carefully follow the dosing recommendations given by your doctor. The dosage is adjusted to your individual sensitivity. Only your doctor can determine it.
The total duration of the treatment varies from 3 to 5 years. Desensitization can be assigned and in several seasons, in the case of seasonal allergies. The efficacy of treatment depends on the duration and dosage.
Good tolerability of treatment, scrupulously follow your doctor's recommendations. The total duration of the treatment varies from 3 to 5 years. Desensitization can be assigned and in several seasons, in the case of seasonal allergies. The efficacy of treatment depends on the duration, dosage and mode of periodicity.
It is always advisable to have the usual symptomatic medications: corticoids, H1-antihistamines and beta 2 sympathomimetics.
Instructions for use for the first time:
For the purpose of safe and intact state, the bottles are hermetically sealed with plastic or aluminum capsule.
When using for the first time, proceed as follows:
1. Remove the colored plastic part of the capsule.
2. Pull the metal tab and completely remove the aluminum capsule.
3. Remove the gray colored lock / stopper.
4. Remove the pump from its protective plastic case. Place the bottle on a flat surface and, holding firmly with one hand, press the pump in place, exerting steady pressure.
5. Remove the orange colored protective ring.
6. Load pump by repeatedly stable pressure. Pump released a full dose after loading by 5-fold pressure.
7. Place the mouthpiece in your mouth, under the tongue. Press firmly to get the recommended dose. Repeat to apply a number of doses prescribed by your doctor. Hold the medicine under your tongue for 2 minutes.
8. Wipe nozzle after use and re-insert the protective ring.
For subsequent initial use applications, remove the protective ring and proceed as described in steps 6 and 7.
If you take more dose STALORAL
Please ask your doctor if you take more than you should.
If you forget to take STALORAL
If you have forgotten your morning dose, take it in the evening.
Please ask your doctor for reassignment of the dosing schedule in case of prolonged treatment.
If you stop taking STALORAL
If you forgot to apply multiple dose taken, contact your doctor.
If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor.
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, STALORAL can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
They can be local, symptomatic or general.
Local reactions: itching in the mouth, swelling of the mouth or gastrointestinal disorders. These effects are minor and should be taken into account as a warning in view of the caution.
Worsening of allergy: urticaria, cough, rhinitis, asthma. In each case, desensitization should be reviewed by your doctor.
If you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor.
5. HOW TO STORE STALORAL
Keep out of reach of children.
STALORAL solution must be stored vertically inserted into its box, in a refrigerator at a temperature between + 2 ° C and + 8 ° C.
STALORAL not use after the expiry date stated on the label.
During the trips, healing kit should be stored at room temperature for several hours, the patient must keep the bottle in an upright position.
In case of transfer / transport, the bottle must be protected by a ring and kept in the original box.
In the case of air travel, STALORAL must be stored in hand luggage (it expires due to pressure in the transportation of luggage).
The bottles must be returned to the refrigerator as soon as possible.
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.
6. FURTHER INFORMATION
The active substance is extract of allergens.
The other ingredients are sodium chloride, glycerol and distilled water.
STALORAL looks like and contents of the pack
Depending on the received prescription STALORAL is packaged in a polypropylene box containing 3 or 4 vials (box for initial treatment), or 2 or 3 vials (box for maintenance).
Please check the package contents for compliance with prescribed by your doctor dosage regimen:
For non-standardized extracts of allergens or highly sensitized patients
Standardized extracts of allergens
Initial treatment 1 vial of 10 IR / ml, or IC / ml
2 vials 100 IR / ml, or IC / ml 1 vial of 10 IR / ml
2 vials of 300 IR / ml
1 vial of 10 IR / ml, or IC / ml
3 vials 100 IR / ml, or IC / ml 1 vial of 10 IR / ml
3 vials of 300 IR / ml
Maintenance treatment 2 vials of 100 IR / ml or IC / ml 2 vials of 300 IR / ml
3 vials 100 IR / ml, or IC / ml 3 vial 300 IR / ml
Marketing Authorisation Holder and Manufacturer:
STALLERGENES S.A., France.