Pollen (Pollen)

Published January 17, 1991.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)

Pollen

Name of Drug

Pollen, pollen.

Composition of Drug

Raw pollen of various flowering plants, as well as its preparations in effective dosage.

Uses

As a roborant for feebleness and loss of appetite.

Contraindications

Pollen allergy.

Side Effects

Rare: Discomforts of the gastrointestinal tract.

Interactions with Other Drugs

None known.

Dosage

Unless otherwise prescribed:

Daily dosage:

30 - 40 g of drug; equivalent preparations. Micronized pollen (<10 g ):

3 - 4 g; equivalent preparations. Mode of Administration Pollen and other forms of application for internal use.

Action

Appetite stimulating.