This is a summary of the scientific conclusions reached by the Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products (HMPC) on the medicinal uses of lavender oil. The HMPC conclusions are taken into account by EU Member States when evaluating applications for the licensing of herbal medicines containing lavender oil.
This summary is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use medicines containing lavender oil. For practical information about using lavender oil medicines, patients should read the package leaflet that comes with the medicine or contact their doctor or pharmacist.
|Latin name||Lavandulae aetheroleum|
|English common name||Lavender Oil|
|Botanical name||Lavandula angustifolia Mill. (L. officinalis Chaix)|
F: Assessment finalised
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European Union herbal monograph