💊 Chemical information
Bouncing Bet; Fuller’s Herb; Red Soapwort; Saponaire.
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.
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.