Published October 15, 1987.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)
Avenae stramentum, oat straw.
Oat straw consists of the dried, threshed leaf and stem of Avena sativa L. [Fam. Poaceae], as well as its preparations in effective dosage.
The drug contains silicic acid.
Inflammatory and seborrheic skin disease, especially those with itching. Contraindications None known.
Unless otherwise prescribed:
100 g of herb for one full bath; equivalent preparations. Mode of Administration Comminuted herb for decoctions and other galenical preparations as bath additives.