Scoparium

(rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Broom Tops; Genêt; Genêt à Balai; Planta Genista; Retama negra; Scoparii Cacumina.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Fr.

💊 Profile

Scoparium is the dried tops of broom, Sarothamnus scoparius (Cytisus scoparius) (Leguminosae). It is a mild diuretic, haemostatic, and vasoconstrictor and has been given as a decoction or alcoholic extract. It has oxytocic properties and should be avoided in pregnancy. It contains sparteine.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Ger.: Repowine mono†; Spartiol. Multi-ingredient: Fr.: Creme Rap; Ger.: Oxacant N†; Venacton†; Pol.: Fitoven.
Published May 08, 2019.