Soapwort

(USAN, rINNM)

💊 Chemical information

Bouncing Bet; Fuller’s Herb; Red Soapwort; Saponaire.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Fr.

💊 Profile

The root of red soapwort, Saponaria officinalis (Caryophyllaceae), contains saponins and is included in herbal preparations for catarrh and other respiratory-tract disorders and for skin disorders. It has been used as a foaming agent. The aerial parts of the herb have also been used.

Homoeopathy.

Soapwort has been used in homoeopathic medicines under the following names: Saponaria; Saponaria officinalis.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Ger.: Aspectonetten N†. Multi-ingredient: Cz.: Bronchicum Tropfen†; Pleumolysin; Tussilen; Fr.: Depuratif Parnel; Ger.: Bronchicum Tropfen N†; Em-medical†; Pol.: Bronchicum†; Pectosol; Reumosol; Saponarex; Port.: Erpecalm.
Published May 08, 2019.