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Valerian tincture, mint oil, THREE (dreierlei) drops

Valerian tincture, mint oil, THREE (dreierlei) drops

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Valerian tincture, mint oil, THREE (dreierlei) drops

Traditional medicine to support the digestive function.

Hofmann & Sommer GmbH & Co. KG
Pack size: 50ml
Product name: Dreierlei-Dropfen
Dosage form: Drops 

Areas of application Valerian tincture, mint oil, THREE drops:

- Traditionally used to support the digestive function.

Instructions for use Valerian tincture, mint oil, THREE drops:

The total dose should not be exceeded without consulting a doctor or pharmacist.

Type of application?
Prepare and take the medicine. To do this, add it to a glass of water or tea and stir.

Duration of use?
You should not use the medicine for long periods of time without medical advice. You should see your doctor if you have persistent or recurring symptoms.

Alcohol poisoning can occur in the event of an overdose. Small children in particular are very vulnerable. Contact a doctor immediately if you suspect an overdose.

Forgot to take?
Continue taking it as normal (i.e. not double the amount) at the next prescribed time.

In general, pay attention to a conscientious dosage, especially for babies, small children and the elderly. If in doubt, ask your doctor or pharmacist about any effects or precautions.

A dosage prescribed by the doctor may deviate from the information on the package leaflet. Therefore, since the doctor adjusts them individually, you should use the medicine according to his instructions.

Mode of action Valerian tincture, mint oil, THREE drops:
How do the ingredients of the drug work?

Many years of experience have shown that the drug can help with certain ailments. How the individual ingredients work has not yet been proven in scientific studies.

What speaks against an application?

- Hypersensitivity to the ingredients
- Ulcers in the digestive tract
- Blockage of the bile ducts
- Inflammation of the gallbladder

Under certain circumstances - talk to your doctor or pharmacist about this:
- Gallstone disease
- Limited liver function

Which age group should be considered?
- Children under 12 years of age: The medicine should not normally be used in this age group.

What about pregnancy and lactation?
- Pregnancy: According to current knowledge, the drug should not be used.
- Breast-feeding: According to current knowledge, it is not recommended to use it. You may be to consider a weaning.

If you have been prescribed the drug despite a contraindication, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. The therapeutic benefit can be higher than the risk that the use entails in the event of a contraindication.

Side effects:
What adverse effects may occur?

Only side effects that have only occurred in exceptional cases so far are described for the drug.

If you notice any discomfort or changes during treatment, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

For the information at this point, side effects are primarily taken into account that occur in at least one in 1,000 patients treated.

Important Valerian tincture, mint oil, THREE drops information:
What should you consider?
- The ability to react can also be impaired when used as intended, especially in higher doses or in combination with alcohol. Be particularly careful when driving or using machines (including household ones) that could injure you.
- Beware of allergies to spices, essential oils and turpentine oil!
- Beware of allergies to cinnamon, birch, poplar buds, propolis, valerian, turmeric and rosin!
- The drug contains alcohol and therefore poses a risk to people with liver disease, alcoholics, epileptics, people with brain damage, pregnant women, breastfeeding women and children.

For medicines: Read the leaflet on the risks and side effects and ask your doctor or pharmacist.

active ingredients

  • 333 mg valerian tincture (1:5); Extraction agent: ethanol 70% (V/V)
  • 80 mg ether
  • 7 mg mint oil


  • ethanol
  • water, purified

Valerian tincture, mint oil, THREE drops Composition:
100 g (equivalent to 113 ml) of liquid contains:
active ingredients: 33.3 g tincture of valerian root (1:5), extractant: ethanol 70% (V/V), ether 8.0 g, mint oil 0.7 g.
Other Ingredients: Ethanol 96%, Purified Water.
1.0 g corresponds to 25 drops.

Areas of application:

Traditionally used to support the digestive function. This information is based solely on tradition and many years of experience. If signs of illness appear, a doctor should be consulted.

When should you not take Dreierlei drops?
Three types of drops should not be taken in the case of gastric and intestinal ulcers, obstruction of the bile ducts, inflammation of the gallbladder and severe liver diseases. It should only be used in the case of gallstone disease after consulting a doctor or pharmacist. Furthermore, Dreierlei drops should not be used if there is a known hypersensitivity to one of the active ingredients or other ingredients.
Dreierlei-Drops should not be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding, or in infants and children under the age of 12.
Other Ingredients: Ethanol 96%, Purified Water.
1.0 g corresponds to 25 drops.

Precautions for use and warnings:
This medicinal product contains 62% alcohol by volume. If the dosage instructions are followed, up to 0.6 g of alcohol is consumed with each intake of 25 drops. There is a health risk in people with liver disease, alcoholism, epilepsy, people with brain disease and brain damage, pregnant women and children. The effect of other drugs can be impaired or intensified. The ability to react can be impaired in road traffic and when operating machines.

Note on storage:

Drops of three types are to be kept out of the reach of children!

Interactions with other medicines:
Which other medicines are affected in their effect by three-type drops?
Alcohol can increase the undesirable effects of other medicines, so you should consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking them.

Dosage instructions, type and duration of use:
how much and how often should you take Dreierlei drops?
Unless otherwise directed, adults and children over the age of 12 take 25 drops three times a day with sugar or diluted with a little water.
How long should you take Dreierlei drops?
In principle, the duration of use is not limited, but note the information under areas of application.

Overdose and other application

errors What should be done if the three-drop drops were taken in too large quantities?
If you accidentally take a single dose of triple drops twice, it will have no effect. However, be aware that alcohol impairs your ability to drive.
What to do if you still have questions about the application?
If you have problems or questions about the application, please ask your doctor or pharmacist for clarification.

Side effects:
What side effects can occur when using Dreierlei drops?
Stomach disorders may occur in sensitive patients. If side effects occur, the preparation should be discontinued and a doctor consulted. If you notice any side effects that are not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.

Notes and information on the shelf life of the medicinal product:
The expiry date of this pack is printed on the label and carton. Do not use this pack after this date! Shelf life after opening: 1 year. Flammable. Protect from open flame. Keep tightly closed! Do not store above 25°C!

Dreierlei drops are a tried and tested Thuringian household remedy. As the name suggests, Dreierlei drops are a combination of three different drops: valerian, mint oil and Hoffmann's drops (ether alcohol). The positive properties of valerian tincture, ether wine spirit and mint oil are traditionally used to support the digestive function and to improve well-being during nervous stress. "We kept it because it has stood the test of time!"


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