presentation a pale pink oval coated tablet. active ingredient each film-coated tablet contains 105mg of extract (as dry extract) from echinacea purpurea root (equivalent to 630mg-840mg of echinacea purpurea (l.) moench root). extraction solvent ethanol 75% v/v this product also contains the following ingredients: excipients in the extract: maltodextrin colloidal anhydrous silica. tablet core: maltodextrin microcrystalline cellulose sodium croscarmellose stearic acid magnesium stearate colloidal anhydrous silica. tablet coating: hypromellose glycerol. usage & administration take 1 tablet twice a day with water or other liquid. do not exceed recommended daily dose. other information please always read the patient information leaflet do not take this product if you: are pregnant or breastfeeding are allergic to any of the ingredients (see section presentation tab) or to echinacea or any other members of the asteraceae/compositae family such as daisies marigolds or artichokes are under the age of 12 years suffer from allergic reactions such as hives eczema or asthma suffer from connective tissue disease with formation of clumps of cells (sarcoidosis) mainly occurring in the lymph nodes lungs or liver suffer from autoimmune diseases such as inflammation of the connective tissue (collagenoses) or multiple sclerosis suffer from diseases which decrease your resistance to infection (e.g. hiv or aids) are undergoing therapy to decrease your natural response to infection e.g. chemotherapy or radiotherapy for cancer; history of organ or bone marrow transplant suffer from blood disorders involving the white blood cell system such as low white blood cell count due to bone marrow disorders (agranulocytosis) or blood cell cancers (leukaemia) are taking any immunosuppressant medication such as ciclosporin or methotrexate.