💊 Chemical information

Bruchkraut; Herba Herniariae; Herniary; Rupturewort; Rupturewort.

💊 Profile

Herniaria consists of the dried leaves and flowering tops of various species of rupture-wort, chiefly Herniaria glabra and H. hirsuta (Caryophyllaceae). It has astringent and diuretic properties and has been given in urinary-tract disorders.


Herniaria has been used in homoeopathic medicines under the following names: Herniaria glabra; Hern. gla.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Austria: Blasentee St Severin; Uropurat; Cz.: Urologicka Cajova Smes.
Published May 08, 2019.