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Product Information


Natural Product Number (NPN):
80029817
Current Status:
Active
Brand Name(s):
Kava Kava;
Doctor'S Choice Kava Kava;
Life Choice Kava Kava
Licence Holder:
Life Choice Ltd.
Dosage Form:
Capsule
Recommended Route of Administration:
Oral
Recommended Dose:
Sub Population (Sub Pop.) Quantity (Qty) Frequency (Freq.)
Sub Pop. Age Min. Max. UoM Footnote 1 Age Qty Min. Max. UoM Footnote 1 Qty Freq. Min. Max. UoM Footnote 1 Freq.
Footnote 1

UoM: Unit of Measure

Return to footnote 1 referrer

Adults 1.0 capsule 1 daily

Recommended Use or Purpose:
Used in Herbal Medicine as a calmative and/or sleep aid.

Risk Information:

Cautions and Warnings 
Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Consult a health care practitioner before use if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you suffer from liver disease or epilepsy. Consult your health care practitioner prior to use if using conventional sedative-hypnotics (or natural health products with similar effects) anxiolytics, MAO inhibitors, and other psychopharmacologic agents, levodopa (or other drugs for Parkinson's disease), or anti-platelet agents. Consumption with alcohol or anti-convulsants is not recommended. Excessive use, or use with products that cause drowsiness, may impair your ability to operate a vehicle or use heavy machinery.

Contra-Indications 
Do not use if you are allergic to plants of the Asteraceae/Compositae/Daisy family.

Known Adverse Reactions 
Discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner if you develop symptoms that may signal liver problems (e.g. unexplained fatigue, abdominal pain, fever, vomitting, dark urine, yellow eyes or skin). Gastrointestinal discomfort may occur, in which case discontinue use, Hypersensitivity (e.g. allergy) has been known to occur, in which case, discontinue use.

List of Medicinal Ingredients:
Medicinal Ingredients Quantity (Qty) Extract Potency
Matricaria chamomilla
150.0 mg
10 : 1
DHE: 1,500  mg
Piper methysticum
400.0 mg
120.0  mg
Kavalactones
30.0  %
Kavalactones

List of Non-Medicinal Ingredients:

  • Cellulose
  • Hypromellose
  • Magnesium Stearate

Date of Licensing:
2012-02-23

Revised Date of Licence: