This is a summary of the scientific conclusions reached by the Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products (HMPC) on the medicinal uses of centaury. The HMPC conclusions are taken into account by EU Member States when evaluating applications for the licensing of herbal medicines containing centaury.
This summary is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use medicines containing centaury. For practical information about using centaury medicines, patients should read the package leaflet that comes with the medicine or contact their doctor or pharmacist.
|Latin name||Centaurii herba|
|English common name||Centaury|
|Botanical name||Centaurium erythraea Rafn. s.l.|
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European Union herbal monograph