Published April 23, 1987.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)
Galeopsidis herba, hempnettle.
Hempnettle consists of the above-ground parts of Galeopsis segetum Necker (synonym G. ochroleuca Lamarck) [Fam. Lamiaceae], gathered at flowering season, as well as their preparations in effective dosage.
The herb contains tannin and saponins.
Mild catarrhs of the respiratory tract.
Unless otherwise prescribed:
Average daily dosage:
6 g of herb; equivalent preparations. Mode of Administration Comminuted herb for teas and other galenical preparations for internal use.