Bio-Biloba tablets_ Information for Patients

Bio-Biloba contains standardized extracts from the leaves of the Ginkgo biloba tree. This extract makes Bio-Biloba a product which is indicated for symptoms which point towards circulatory insufficiency. Bio-Biloba may therefore be used in the treatment of declining vitality in the elderly. Signs of this condition are poor concentration, loss of memory, impaired perception, forgetful-ness, changing mood, irritability, difficulties of adaptation and contact and dizziness.

Note: Heavy smoking, excessive consumption of salt and fats and an unbalanced diet can impair the vitality and efficiency. and should therefore be avoided. 

Bio-Biloba tablets
Bio-Biloba tablets

Contraindications 

Do not take Bio-Biloba if you are hypersensitive or allergic to any of the ingredients.Inform your doctor if you: 

  • have allergies (to drugs. foods. household dust. or of an occupational nature).
  • are treating the same symptoms with other drugs.

Dosage 

  • Unless otherwise prescribed, take 1 tablet twice a day after breakfast and lunch without chewing and with a little fluid.
  • Generally, the treatment should be continued for at least 4 weeks. The duration of treatment should be discussed with your physician. 
  • Observe the dosage indicated on the leaflet or prescribed by your physician. If you think the effect of the drug is too weak or too strong, consult your physician or pharmacist.

Side effects

In rare cases unspecific side effects (headache, allergic skin reactions) have been observed.

General notice 

  • The tablets contain no glucose or sucrose and are therefore suitable for diabetics.
  • Keep Bio-Biloba in a dry place, at room temperature (15-25°C) and out of the reach of children. 
  • The drug may be used only up to the expiry date indicated on the container with (EXP).

Ginkgo biloba- FAQ

Is it safe to take ginkgo biloba everyday? There is no standard dose of ginkgo biloba supplements. A common dose in people with dementia is 40 milligrams of that extract three times daily. For improving cognitive function in healthy people, studies have used between 120 milligrams to 600 milligrams of the extract daily. the treatment should be continued for at least 4 weeks. The duration of treatment should be discussed with your physician. Ref.: 01.

Does Ginkgo biloba work immediately? It can take up to six weeks before you begin to notice any effects. Ginkgo Biloba comes in various forms and seems to be most effective when taken in several doses throughout the day that total 120–240 mg.Ref.: 02.

What is ginkgo biloba good for? Ginkgo biloba extract is collected from the dried green leaves of the plant and is available as liquid extracts, capsules, and tablets.The therapeutic properties of the ginkgo plant are said to include treatment for blood disorders and memory problems, enhancement of cardiovascular function and to improve eye health.Ref.: 03.

Is Ginkgo good for your memory? Ginkgo biloba extract, derived from the leaves of the Ginkgo biloba tree, is often touted as a memory aid. But it appears unlikely that Ginkgo biloba extract can slow or prevent age-related memory problems, or memory loss associated with mild cognitive impairment or Alzheimer’s disease.Ref.: 04.

Does Ginkgo biloba work sexually? Ginkgo biloba Increases circulation and may improve sexual function, although one study found no effect.According to one double-blind study, Ginkgo biloba may increase the effects of certain blood-thinning medications.(anticoagulants) and helped men with ED improve sexual function. Ref.: 05.

Does Ginkgo biloba raise blood pressure? Ginkgo extracts may lower blood pressure, so taking it with blood pressure medications may cause blood pressure to drop too low. Ref.: 06.

Does Ginkgo Biloba affect blood sugar levels? Ginkgo extracts may raise or lower insulin levels and blood sugar levels.Ref.: 06.

Should I take ginkgo at night? When taken 30 – 60 minutes before bed, ginkgo biloba supplements have been shown to reduce stress and enhance relaxation. This will help you to relax after a long day and it may even contribute to improved sleep quality. Ref.: 07.

Does Ginkgo biloba cause liver damage? Ginkgo biloba is a dietary supplement used extensively for various purported therapeutic benefits. However, a series of studies reported ginkgo increased risk of liver cancer in laboratory animals.Ref.: 08.

Does Ginkgo biloba increase bleeding risk? Ginkgo biloba (ginkgo extracts) is a herbal remedy used by over 2% of the adult population in the United States. Several review articles have suggested that ginkgo may increase the risk of bleeding.Most cases involved serious medical conditions, including 8 episodes of intracranial bleeding.Ref.: 09.

Does Ginkgo Biloba help with tinnitus? Ginkgo biloba is clinically used for the treatment of inner ear disorders such as hearing loss, dizziness, and tinnitus. This herb is widely used to treat tinnitus in European countries and elsewhere, Ref.: 10.

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Categories and tags: N06DX02, Ginkgo folium, ANTI-DEMENTIA DRUGS, PSYCHOANALEPTICS, NERVOUS SYSTEM, Ginkgo_biloba. Alternatives to this medicine: Gincosan, SUPER GINKO, Kordel’s Ginkgo Biloba, GinkoVital, GINKOMENT, GINKO BILOBA CAPSULES, Bio-Biloba tablets.