Mallow

(BAN, rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Pharmacopoeias.

Eur. includes the dried flowers. Swiss includes Mallow Leaf (Malvae Folium) which may be Malva sylvestris or M. neglecta.

Ph. Eur. 6.2

(Mallow Flower; Malvae sylvestris flos). The whole or fragmented dried flower of Malva sylvestris or its cultivated varieties. Protect from light.

💊 Profile

Mallow flower and leaf act as demulcents and are ingredients of herbal remedies for coughs and cold symptoms. Mallow flower is used to enhance the colour of herbal teas and other foodstuffs. Mallow is also included in herbal remedies for gastrointestinal disorders.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Braz.: Mictasol; Cz.: Slezovy Kvet; Switz.: Malvedrin. Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Acnetrol; KW; Mictasol Azul; Prurigel; Austral.: Neo-Cleanse; Austria: Midro Tee; Belg.: Mictasol-P; Mictasol†; Braz.: Malvatricin Natural Soft; Malvatricin Pastilhas; Malvatricin Pronto; Malvatricin Solucao para diluir; Malvatricin Spray; Malvodon; Mictasol com Sulfa†; Peitoral Angico Pelotense†; Canad.: Original Herb Cough Drops; Swiss Herb Cough Drops; Cz.: Erkaltungstee†; Magen- und Darmtee N†; Fr.: Alkagin; Erygine; Mediflor Tisane Hepatique No 5; Mictasol; Mucogyne; Israel: Midro-Tea; Ital.: Alkagin; Dentaton; Glicerolax; Iridil; Microclismi Marco Viti; Microclismi Sella; Mictasol Bleu†; Mictasone; Neoderma 47; Nevril; Ninfagin; Piodermina; Proctonet†; Port.: Alkagin; Midro†; Rus.: Herbion Plantain Syrup (Гербион Сироп Подорожника); Switz.: Malvedrin; Malveol.
Published May 08, 2019.