Published September 24, 1986.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)
Raphani sativi radix, radish.
Radish consists of the fresh roots of Raphanus sativus L. var. niger (Miller) S. Kerner and/or of R. sativus L. ssp. niger (Miller) de Candolle var. albus de Candolle [Fam. Brassicaceae], as well as its preparations in effective dosage.
Radish contains mustard oil glycosides and essential oil.
Peptic disorders, especially those related to dyskinesia of the bile ducts, catarrhs of the upper respiratory tract.
Unless otherwise prescribed:
Average daily dosage:
50 - 100 ml pressed juice. Mode of Administration Pressed juice for oral use.
Secretagogue for the upper gastrointestinal tract