💊 Chemical information

Salsaparilha; Salsepareille; Sarsa; Sarsaparilla Root; Smilacis Rhizoma; Zarzaparrilla.


In Chin. and Jpn. which specify Smilax glabra.

💊 Profile

Sarsaparilla is the dried root of various species of Smilax (Liliaceae). It has been used, usually in the form of a decoction or extract, as a vehicle and flavour for medicaments. It is also an ingredient of herbal preparations.


Sarsaparilla has been used in homoeopathic medicines under the following names: Smilax; Sarsap.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Urinefrol†; Austral.: Dermaco; Herbal Cleanse†; Proesten†; Braz.: Elixir de Inhame†; Elixir de Marinheiro†; Canad.: Damiana-Sarsaparilla Formula†; Ger.: Pankreaplex Neu†; Indon.: Instink; Provigor; Ital.: Tisana Kelemata; Malaysia: Cleansa Plus†; Total Man†; UK: Gerard House Reumalex; HRI Clear Complexion; Jamaican Sarsaparilla; Skin Eruptions Mixture; Venez.: Flocadep.
Published May 08, 2019.