Eucalyptus Leaf

(rINNM)

💊 Chemical information

Blahovičníkový list; Eucalypti folium; Eucalyptus, feuille d’; Eucalyptusblätter; Eukaliptu lapai; Eukaliptuszlevél; Eukalyptuksenlehti; Eukalyptusblad.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Eur..

Ph. Eur.

(Eucalyptus Leaf). It consists of the whole or cut dried leaves of older branches of Eucalyptus globulus. The whole drug contains not less than 2% v/w of essential oil and the cut drug not less than 1.5% v/w of essential oil, both calculated with reference to the anhydrous drug. It has an aromatic odour of cineole. Protect from light.

💊 Profile

Eucalyptus leaf has been used in oral preparations for coughs and associated respiratory-tract disorders. It is also used as a flavour. It is a source of eucalyptus oil (see below).

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Pre Calent; Austria: Euka; Braz.: Broncol; Tussifen†; Canad.: Beech Nut Cough Drops†; Chile: Codetol PM; Paltomiel; Paltomiel Plus; Pulmosina; Fr.: Balsofumine; Balsofumine Mentholee; Ger.: Em-medical†; Hevertopect N†; Israel: Gingisan; Ital.: Altuss; Fosfoguaiacol; NZ: Otrivine Menthol; Rus.: Insti (Инсти); S.Afr.: Bolus Eucalypti Comp; Spain: Bronpul†; Diabesor†; Llantusil†; Natusor Broncopul†; Natusor Gripotul†; Pastillas Antisep Garg M; Vapores Pyt; UK: Calrub; Collins Elixir Decongesant Pasilles; No-Sor Nose Balm; PainEaze; Revitonil; Sinose; Sudarub; Venez.: Gamasol†; Mixagel†.
Published May 08, 2019.