💊 Chemical information
Oleae folium (olive leaf); Olivier, feuille d’ (olive leaf).
Ph. Eur. 6.2(Olive Leaf; Oleae Folium). The dried leaf of Olea europaea. It contains a minimum of 5.0% of oleuropein (C 25 H 32 O 13 = 540.5), calculated on the dried basis. Protect from light.
The fresh or dried leaf of the olive, Olea europaea (Oleaceae), is used in herbal medicine for its antihypertensive and diuretic actions. Olive fruit is the source of Olive Oil.
Austral.: Olivevital; Fr.: Oliviase†; Ger.: Olivysat. Multi-ingredient: Austral.: Bioglan Bioage Peripheral; Fr.: B.O.P.; Ger.: Antihypertonicum S; Hypercircin.
Published May 08, 2019.