Published August 29, 1992.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)
Antennariae dioicae flos, cat's foot flower (cat's ear flower).
Cat's foot flower consists of the fresh or dried flowers of Antennaria dioica (L.) Gaertner [Fam. Asteraceae], as well as preparations thereof.
Clinical Data 1. Uses Preparations of cat's foot flower are used for intestinal diseases. Its effectiveness for the claimed application is not documented.
Since the effectiveness for the claimed uses is not documented, a therapeutic application cannot be recommended. There is no objection to its use as a brightening agent in teas.