This is a summary of the scientific conclusions reached by the Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products (HMPC) on the medicinal uses of eleutherococcus root. The HMPC conclusions are taken into account by EU Member States when evaluating applications for the licensing of herbal medicines containing eleutherococcus root.
This summary is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use medicines containing eleutherococcus root. For practical information about using eleutherococcus root medicines, patients should read the package leaflet that comes with the medicine or contact their doctor or pharmacist.
|Latin name||Eleutherococci radix|
|English common name||Eleutherococcus|
|Botanical name||Eleutherococcus senticosus (Rupr. et Maxim.) Maxim.|
Fatigue and weakness
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