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Category 1 OTC medicines

ACTAGE AN JO
アクテージAN錠

CHARACTERISTICS

  • The active ingredients of Actage AN are vitamin B1 derivative (fursultiamine), sodium chondroitin sulfate ester, vitamins B6 and B12. This medicine gradually exerts its effect on joint pain in the knees, etc., lumbago and neuralgia.
    • Fursultiamine is converted to vitamin B1 in the body and relieves symptoms such as joint pains, lower back pain and neuralgia.
    • Chondroitin sulfate, which is present in joint cartilage, etc., plays a role in providing elasticity and water retentivity.
    • Vitamins B6 and B12 help to relieve symptoms such as joint pains, lower back pain, and neuralgia.
  • Actage AN is a pale orange-yellow film-coated tablet, which is easy to swallow. This medicine exerts its effect by administration of 2 tablets at a time, 3 times a day.

INDICATIONS

  1. Relief of the following symptoms:
    Joint pains or muscular pain (lower back pain, stiff shoulders, frozen shoulder, etc.), neuralgia, numbness of the extremities, eye fatigue and constipation.
  2. Supply of vitamin B1 in the following cases:
    Physical fatigue, during pregnancy or lactation, and loss of strength during or after illness.
  3. Beriberi

If the symptoms described in points 1 and 3 do not improve after using this medicine for one month, consult your physician or pharmacist.

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS

Take the following amount of medicine without chewing immediately after a meal, with cold or lukewarm water.

Age One dose Daily dose
15 years or over 2 tablets 3 times
Under 15 years Do not take

Precautions regarding dosage and directions

Please follow the recommended dosage and directions.

INGREDIENTS

In six tablets (daily dose)

Ingredients Contents
Fursultiamine (vitamin B1 derivative) 100mg
(in fursultiamine hydrochloride equivalent, 109.16mg)
Pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6) 20mg
Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12) 60μg
Sodium chondroitin sulfate 800mg

Inactive ingredients:

Glucosamine hydrochloride, croscarmellose sodium, hydroxypropylcellulose, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, titanium dioxide, talc, diiron trioxide, maltitol syrup

PRECAUTIONS FOR USE

Who should seek consultation

  1. The following persons should consult a physician, pharmacist or registered salesperson* before taking this medicine:
    Persons who have had allergies to medicines or something.
  2. Stop taking this medicine immediately and consult a physician, pharmacist or registered salesperson* if the following symptoms appear after taking this medicine because they might be side effects of the medicine. Take this leaflet with you.
    Affected area Symptoms
    Skin Rash, redness, itching
    Digestive organs Nausea, vomiting, stomatitis, anorexia , stomach discomfort
  3. Stop taking this medicine and consult a physician, pharmacist or registered salesperson if the following symptoms appear after taking this medicine and continue or worsen. Take this leaflet with you.
    Soft stool, diarrhea
  4. Stop taking this medicine and consult a physician, pharmacist or registered salesperson if symptoms do not improve after taking this medicine for about one month. Take this leaflet with you.

*Registered salesperson: person who has the license to sell OTC medicines except Category 1.

PRECAUTIONS FOR STORAGE AND HANDLING

  1. Keep the bottle tightly closed and store it in a dry, cool place away from direct sunlight.
  2. Keep out of the reach of children.
  3. To prevent improper use and loss of quality, do not transfer the medicine to another container.
  4. Once the bottle is opened, throw away the filler in the bottle. (Putting the filler back into the bottle may change the quality by absorbing moisture. The filler in the bottle protects the tablets from breakage during transportation.)
  5. Be sure to close the cap tightly after each use. (Failure to tightly close the bottle may result in loss of the quality of the medicine due to moisture.)
  6. Do not take this medicine after the expiration date.
  7. Fill in the date when the bottle was opened in the column provided on the box and bottle.
  8. Once the bottle is opened, take this medicine within about 6 months to maintain quality.