Poplar Buds

(USAN)

💊 Chemical information

Álamo, brotes de; Balm of Gilead Buds.

Pharmacopoeias.

Pol. includes the leaves from Populus nigra.

💊 Profile

The buds of various species of Populus, including P. nigra candicans gileadensis, and P. tacamahacca (P. balsamifera), have been used for the analgesic effect of their salicin content, as well as in preparations for a variety of other disorders. They also contain volatile oil, resin, and other substances. The resin from poplar buds is one of the major sources of propolis.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Austral.: Phytodolor; Valerian†; Austria: Phytodolor; Prostagutt; Braz.: Eviprostat†; Canad.: Bronchial Cough; Mielocol; Wampole Bronchial Cough Syrup†; Cz.: Homeovox; Phytodolor; Ger.: Eviprostat N; Phytodolor; Prostamed; Indon.: Eviprostat; Jpn: Eviprostat; Port.: Prostamed†; Singapore: Eviprostat; Switz.: Phytomed Prosta†; UK: Balm of Gilead; Gerard House Reumalex; Peerless Composition Essence; Tabritis.
Published May 08, 2019.