This is a summary of the scientific conclusions reached by the Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products (HMPC) on the medicinal uses of willow herb. The HMPC conclusions are taken into account by EU Member States when evaluating applications for the licensing of herbal medicines containing willow herb.
This summary is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use medicines containing willow herb. For practical information about using willow herb medicines, patients should read the package leaflet that comes with the medicine or contact their doctor or pharmacist.
|Latin name||Epilobii herba|
|English common name||Willow herb|
|Botanical name||Epilobium angustifolium L. and/or Epilobium parviflorum Schreb.|
Urinary tract and genital disorders
F: Assessment finalised
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European Union herbal monograph