Sweet Orange

(BAN, rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Naranja.

Pharmacopoeias.

Chin. includes both the dried immature fruit of Citrus aurantium and its cultivated varieties and the dried young fruit of C. aurantium. Swiss includes the ripe fresh fruit of Citrus sinensis.

💊 Profile

Sweet orange, Citrus sinensis (Citrus aurantium var. dulcis) (Rutaceae), is an ingredient of herbal remedies used for nervous and sleep disorders. The peel is the source of sweet orange oil (below). Citrus fruits are a source of vitamin C. Photosensitivity is associated with citrus oils.

💊 Preparations

USNF 26: Orange Syrup; Sweet Orange Peel Tincture. Proprietary PreparationsMulti-ingredient: Austria: Expectal-Tropfen; Magentee St Severin; Mariazeller; Cz.: Passedan; Ger.: Majocarmin forte†; Rus.: Original Grosser Bittner Balsam (Оригинальный Большой Бальзам Биттнера).
Published May 08, 2019.