Coriander

(rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Coentro; Coriand.; Coriander Fruit; Coriander Seed; Coriandre; Coriandri fructus; Fruto del cilantro; Kalendru vaisiai; Koriander; Koriandertermés; Koriandrový plod; Korianteri; Owoc kolendry.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Eur..

Ph. Eur. 6.2

(Coriander). The dried cremocarp of Coriandrum sativum, containing not less than 0.3% v/w of essential oil, calculated with reference to the dried substance. Protect from light. The BP 2008 directs that when Powdered Coriander is prescribed or demanded material containing not less than 0.2% v/w of essential oil shall be dispensed or supplied.

💊 Profile

Coriander is the source of coriander oil (below). It is a carminative and is used as a flavour.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Salutaris; Austria: Brady’s-Magentropfen; Mariazeller; Planta Lax; Braz.: Fitolax; Florlax; Fontolax; Frutalax†; Laxarine†; Laxtam; Naturetti; Sene Composta†; Tamaril; Tamarine; Tamarix†; Cz.: AbfuhrHeilkrautertee†; Carminativum Babynos†; Hertz- und Kreislauftee†; Fr.: Mediflor Tisane Digestive No 3; Ger.: Carminativum Babynos†; Floradix Multipretten N; Gastrol S†; Presselin Dyspeptikum†; Ramend Krauter†; Ital.: Cadifen; Cadimint; Dicalmir; Tamarine; Mex.: Naturetti†; Pol.: Cholesol; Diges-Tonic; S.Afr.: Melissengeist; Spiritus Contra Tussim Drops; Spain: Agua del Carmen; Jarabe Manceau; Pruina; Switz.: Alcoolat de Melisse†; UK: Melissa Comp..
Published May 08, 2019.