Eucalypti folium

Overview

This is a summary of the scientific conclusions reached by the Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products (HMPC) on the medicinal uses of eucalyptus leaf. The HMPC conclusions are taken into account by EU Member States when evaluating applications for the licensing of herbal medicines containing eucalyptus leaf.

This summary is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use medicines containing eucalyptus leaf. For practical information about using eucalyptus leaf medicines, patients should read the package leaflet that comes with the medicine or contact their doctor or pharmacist.

Key facts

Latin name Eucalypti folium
English common name Eucalyptus leaf
Botanical name Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Therapeutic area
Cough and cold
Status
F: Assessment finalised
Date added to the inventory
07/09/2007
Date added to priority list
07/09/2007
Outcome of European assessment
European Union herbal monograph

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