Crataegi folium cum flore
This is a summary of the scientific conclusions reached by the Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products (HMPC) on the medicinal uses of hawthorn leaf and flower. The HMPC conclusions are taken into account by EU Member States when evaluating applications for the licensing of herbal medicines containing hawthorn leaf and flower.
This summary is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use medicines containing hawthorn leaf and flower. For practical information about using hawthorn leaf and flower medicines, patients should read the package leaflet that comes with the medicine or contact their doctor or pharmacist.
|Latin name||Crataegi folium cum flore|
|English common name||Hawthorn Leaf and Flower|
|Botanical name||Crataegus monogyna Jacq. (Lindm.), C. laevigata (Poir.) DC. or their hybrids; C. pentagyna Waldst. et Kit. ex Willd.; C. azarolus L.|
F: Assessment finalised
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European Union herbal monograph