Published February 1, 1990.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)
Verbasci flos, mullein flower.
Mullein flower consists of the dried petals of Verbascum densiflorum Bertoloni and/or of V. phlomoides L. (syn. V. thapsus L.) [Fam. Scrophulariaceae], as well as their preparations in effective dosage.
The drug contains saponins and mucopolysaccharides.
Catarrhs of the respiratory tract.
Unless otherwise prescribed:
3 - 4 g of herb; equivalent preparations. Mode of Administration Comminuted herb for teas and other galenical preparations for internal use.