💊 Chemical information

Armoracia; Meerrettich; Rábano rusticano; Raifort.

💊 Profile

Horseradish, the root of Cochlearia armoracia (Armoracia rusticana; Nasturtium armoracia; Radicula armoracia) (Cruciferae), has diuretic and antiseptic properties and stimulates the digestion. It is used in gastrointestinal, respiratory-tract, and urinary-tract disorders, and has also been used externally. Horseradish is widely used as a food flavouring and condiment.


Horseradish has been used in homoeopathic medicines under the following names: Cochlearia armoracia; Coch. ar.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Austral.: Garlic and Horseradish + C Complex; Garlic, Horseradish, A & C Capsules†; Procold†; Braz.: Infantoss†; Ger.: Angocin Anti-Infekt N; Malaysia: Horseradish Plus†; Switz.: Kernosan Elixir; Pectosan N†; Sanogencive; UK: Mixed Vegetable Tablets.
Published May 08, 2019.