Passion Flower

(BAN, USAN, rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Golgotavirág hajtásvég; Grenadille; Kärsimyskukka; May-pop; Mučenková nat’; Pasiflora; Pasifloru Passiflorae herba; Passiflore; Passionsblomma.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Eur..

Ph. Eur. 6.2

(Passion Flower). The fragmented or cut, dried aerial parts of Passiflora incarnata; it may also contain flowers and/or fruits. It contains not less than 1.5% of total flavonoids expressed as vitexin (C 21 H 20 O 10 = 432.4), calculated with reference to the dried drug. Protect from light.

💊 Profile

Passion flower is reputed to have antispasmodic and sedative properties and has been used as an ingredient of herbal remedies, chiefly in the form of a liquid extract tincture.

Homoeopathy.

Passion flower has been used in homoeopathic medicines under the following names: Passiflora incarnata; Passi. in.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Arg.: Sedante Noche; Austria: Passiflorin; Belg.: Sedanxio; Ger.: Hoggar Balance; Kytta-Sedativum fur den Tag; Passidon; Passiflora Curarina; Pol.: Passiflor; Rus.: Novo-Passit (Ново-Пассит); Switz.: Passelyt; Plantival Mono†; Turk.: Alora; UK: Modern Herbals Sleep Aid; Natracalm; Naturest; Nodoff; Phytocalm; Venez.: Floral Pas. Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Armonil; Calmtabs†; Herbaccion Sedante†; Insomnal†; Nervocalm; No-Nerviol†; Passacanthine†; SDN 200; Sedanat; Sedante Arceli†; Sedante Dia; Serenil; Sigmasedan; Top Life Relax†; Yerba Diet; Austral.: Calm; Calmo; Euphorbia Complex; Executive B; Extralife Sleep-Care; Goodnight Formula†; Herbal Anxiety Formula†; Humulus Compound; Lifesystem Herbal Plus Formula 2 Valerian†; Multi-Vitamin Day & Night†; Natural Deep Sleep; Nervatona Calm; Nervatona Focus; Pacifenity†; Passiflora Complex†; Passionflower Plus; Proesten†; Prosed-X†; Relaxaplex†; Valerian Plus Herbal Plus Formula 12†; Austria: Nervenruh; Passedan; Passelyt; Sedogelat; Wechseltee St Severin; Belg.: Sedinal; Seneuval; Braz.: A Saude da Mulher; Anevrase†; Benzomel†; Bronquiogem; Calman; Calmapax; Calmazin†; Calmiplan; Composto Emagrecedor†; Elixir de Passiflora†; Emagrevit†; Floriny; Gotas Nican†; Pasalix; Pasic; Passaneuro; Passi Catha†; Passicalm†; Passiflora Composta†; Passiflorine; Passilex†; Sedalin†; Serenus; Sominex; Vagostesyl; Canad.: Herbal Sleep Well†; Natural HRT Nightime; Relax and Sleep; Chile: Armonyl; Recalm; Cz.: Bio-Strath†; Novo-Passit; Passedan; Visinal†; Fr.: Anxoral†; Biocarde; Euphytose; Mediflor Tisane Calmante Troubles du Sommeil No 14; Natudor; Neuroflorine; Nocvalene†; Panxeol; Passiflorine; Passinevryl; Phytocalm†; Sedatif Tiber; Sympaneurol; Sympavagol; Ger.: Biosedon†; Dormo-Sern†; Dormoverlan; Dr. Scheffler Bergischer Krautertee Nerven- und Beruhigungstee; Gutnacht†; Habstal-Nerv N†; Hyposedon N†; Kytta-Sedativum; Moradorm S; Nervendragees†; Nervinfant N†; Nervoregin forte†; Nervoregin phyto; Neurapas; Passin; Phytonoctu; Presselin Nerven K 1 N†; Pronervon Phyto; RubieSed†; Seda-Plantina†; Sedinfant N†; Somnuvis S†; Tornix; Valeriana mild†; Vivinox Day; Hong Kong: Epizon†; Indon.: Slip-iZZZ; Israel: Calmanervin; Nerven-Dragees; Passiflora; Passiflora Compound; Ital.: Actenacol; Anevrasi; Biocalm; Calmason; Controller; Dormil; Fitosonno; Noctis; Parvisedil; Passiflorine; Reve; Sedatol; Sedofit; Sedopuer F; Val-Plus†; Malaysia: Cleansa Plus†; Mex.: Ifupasil; Pasinordin; Pol.: Nervendragees; Nerwonal; Passibil; Passispasmin; Passispasmol; Psychotonisol; Valused; Port.: Gabisedil†; Neurocardol†; Valesono†; S.Afr.: Avena Sativa Comp; Biral; Spain: Passiflorine; Sedasor†; Sedonat; Sonofit†; Valdispert Complex; Switz.: Circulan; Dicalm†; Dragees antirhumatismales; Dragees pour la detente nerveuse; Dragees pour le coeur et les nerfs; Gouttes pour le coeur et les nerfs Concentrees†; Phytomed Cardio; Phytomed Nervo†; Phytomed Somni†; Relaxane; Relaxo; Sirop Passi-Par†; Soporin; Strath Gouttes pour le coeur; Strath Gouttes pour le nerfs et contre l’insomnie; Tisane antirhumatismale; Tisane calmante pour les enfants; Tisane relaxante N†; Valverde Coeur; Valverde Detente dragees; UK: Anased; Avena Sativa Comp; Bio-Strath Valerian Formula; Daily Tension & Strain Relief; Gerard House Serenity; Herbal Pain Relief; HRI Night; Kalms Sleep; Modern Herbals Stress; Niteherb Plus; Nodoff; Nytol Herbal; PMT Formula; Quiet Life; Quiet Nite; Quiet Tyme; Relax B ; Slumber; Sominex Herbal; SuNerven; Venez.: Cratex†; Equaliv; Eufytose†; Lupassin; Pasidor; Pasifluidina; Passiflorum; Rendetil; Sedival.
Published May 08, 2019.