Pilewort

(rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Celidonia menor; Ficaire; Ficaria Ranunculoides; Ficaria Verna; Lesser Celandine.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Fr.

💊 Profile

Pilewort, the aerial parts of Ranunculus ficaria (Ranunculaceae), has astringent and demulcent properties and is used topically for the treatment of haemorrhoids.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Confortel†; Cz.: Avenoc; Fr.: Apaisance; Hemorrogel; UK: Piletabs.
Published May 08, 2019.