Marjoram

(USAN, rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Majoranae Herba; Marjolaine; Sweet Marjoram; Ziele majeranku.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Pol.

💊 Profile

The dried leaves and flowers of marjoram, Origanum majorana (Majorana hortensis) (Lamiaceae), and the essential oil obtained from them have antibacterial properties. They are used, either separately or in combination, in herbal remedies for a variety of disorders. Marjoram is also used as a culinary herb. Marjoram oil is used in aromatherapy.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Austria: Menodoron; Fr.: Dystolise; Neth.: Luuf Verkoudheidsbalsem (voor babies); Pol.: Salviasept; S.Afr.: Menodoron; Spain: Natusor Sinulan†.
Published May 08, 2019.