Published July 6, 1988; Revised September 1, 1990.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)
Helichrysi flos, sandy everlasting, immortelle.
Immortelle consists of the dried flowers of Helichrysum arenarium (L.) Moench [Fam. Asteraceae], gathered shortly before fully unfolding, as well as their preparations in effective dosage.
The drug contains flavonoids.
Obstruction of bile ducts.
In case of gallstones, to be used only after consultation with a physician.
Unless otherwise prescribed:
Average daily dosage:
3 g of drug; equivalent preparations. Mode of Administration Comminuted herb for teas and other galenical preparations for internal use.