Taraxacum

(rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Dandelion Root; Diente de León; Korzeń mniszka (root); Löwenzahnwurzel; Pissenlit; Taraxaci Herba; Taraxaci Radix (root); Taraxacum officinalis; Taraxacum Root; Ziele mniszka.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Pol. Chin. specifies Taraxacum Herb from other species of Tara xa cum.

💊 Profile

Taraxacum is the fresh or dried root of the common dandelion, Taraxacum officinale (Compositae). It has been used as a bitter, as a diuretic, and as a mild laxative.

Homoeopathy.

Taraxacum has been used in homoeopathic medicines under the following names: Taraxacum officinale; Tarax.
1. Houghton P. Bearberry, dandelion and celery. Pharm J 1995; 255: 272–3.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Cz.: Gallentee†; Ger.: Carvicum†; Taraleon†; Pol.: Talion. Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Quelodin F; Austral.: Berberis Complex; Bioglan Cranbiotic Super; Colax; Digest; Extralife Fluid-Care; Extralife Liva-Care; Feminine Herbal Complex; Fluid Loss†; Glycoplex†; Herbal Cleanse†; Herbal Diuretic Formula†; Lifesystem Herbal Formula 7 Liver Tonic†; Liver Tonic Herbal Formula 6†; Livstim†; Livton Complex†; Profluid†; Silybum Complex†; St Mary’s Thistle Plus; Trifolium Complex†; Uva-Ursi Complex†; Uva-Ursi Plus†; Austria: Gallen- und Lebertee St Severin; Magentee St Severin; Montana; Urelium Neu; Canad.: Milk Thistle Extract Formula†; Cz.: Cynarosan†; Diabetan; Diabeticka Cajova Smes-Megadiabetin; Original Schwedenbitter; The Salvat; Ungolen†; Fr.: Detoxell; Diacure; Drainuryl; Hydracur; Maxidraine†; Romarene; Ger.: Alasenn; Amara-Tropfen; Aristochol N†; Carmol Magen-Galle-Darm; Cholosom SL†; Cholosom-Tee; Gallemolan forte; Gallemolan G†; Gallexier; Galloselect M†; Neurochol C†; Nieron S†; Nieron-Tee N†; Pascobilin novo†; Presselin Hepaticum P†; Tonsilgon; Hong Kong: Hepatofalk; Indon.: Naturica DFM; Ital.: Centaurea (Specie Composta)†; Cinarepa; Tarassaco (Specie Composta)†; Varicofit; Malaysia: Dandelion Complex†; Pol.: Artecholin; Artecholwex; Cholavisol; Cholesol; Cholitol; Diabetosol; Dyspepsin; Gastrobonisol; Nefrobonisol; Nefrol; Tabletki Przeciw Niestrawnosci; Rus.: Tonsilgon N (Тонзилгон Н); S.Afr.: Amara; Spain: Diurette; Switz.: Boldocynara; Demonatur Gouttes pour le foie et la bile; Gastrosan; Heparfelien; Phytomed Hepato†; Phytomed Nephro†; Strath Gouttes pour les reins et la vessie; Tisane hepatique et biliaire; UK: Adios; Aqualette; Backache; Boldex; HealthAid BoldoPlus; Herbulax; HRI Water Balance; Natravene; Natural Herb Tablets; Outof-Sorts; Rheumatic Pain; Senokot Dual Relief; Stomach Mixture; Uvacin; Weight Loss Aid; Wind & Dyspepsia Relief; Venez.: Celyth’s; Flocadep; Rheu-Tarx 1.
Published May 08, 2019.