Olive

(BAN, rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Oleae folium (olive leaf); Olivier, feuille d’ (olive leaf).

Pharmacopoeias.

In Eur..

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.

💊 Profile

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.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Austral.: Olivevital; Fr.: Oliviase†; Ger.: Olivysat. Multi-ingredient: Austral.: Bioglan Bioage Peripheral; Fr.: B.O.P.; Ger.: Antihypertonicum S; Hypercircin.
Published May 08, 2019.