Use of herbal medicinal products containing pulegone and menthofuran

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Reference numberEMEA/HMPC/138386/2005
Published27/07/2016
KeywordsHerbal medicinal products containing pulegone and menthofuran; Peppermint oil, pulegone toxicity, menthofuran toxicity
DescriptionThis document addresses the safety of herbal medicinal products containing peppermint, mint oil or pennyroyal oil. It recommends future action in relation to those products.


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Revision 1

Current version

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Published: 27/07/2016

Published: 27/07/2016

Published: 22/12/2014

First version

PDF iconPublic statement Published: 23/11/2005

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