Published October 15, 1987.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)
Piceae turiones recentes, fresh fir shoots.
Preparations from the fresh shoots, approximately 10-15 cm long, collected in spring, of Picea abies (L.) Karsten and/or A. alba Miller (syn. A. pectinata (Lamarck) de Candolle) [Fam. Pinaceae].
It contains essential oil.
Catarrh of the respiratory tract. External use:
Mild rheumatic or neuralgic pains. Contraindications None known.
Unless otherwise prescribed:
Average daily dose is preparation equivalent to 5 - 6 g of drug. External:
In baths equivalent to 200 - 300 g drug for one full bath. Mode of Administration Galenical preparations for internal and external use.