Crataegi folium cum flore

Overview

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.

 

Key facts

Latin name Crataegi folium cum flore
English common name Hawthorn Leaf and Flower
Botanical name Crataegus spp.
Therapeutic area
  • Circulatory disorders
  • Mental stress and mood disorders
Status
F: Assessment finalised
Date added to the inventory
13/07/2007
Date added to priority list
13/07/2007
Outcome of European assessment
European Union herbal monograph
Additional information
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The development of a list entry was discontinued. Please see HMPC minutes 4-5 April 2016 PDF iconhere

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