Published June 1, 1990.
List of German Commission E Monographs (Phytotherapy)
Pruni spinosae fructus, blackthorn fruit, sloe berry.
Blackthorn fruit consists of the fresh or dried, ripe fruit of Prunus spinosa L. [Fam. Rosaceae], as well as its preparations in effective dosage.
The drug contains tannins.
Mild inflammations of the oral and pharyngeal mucosa.
Unless otherwise prescribed:
2 - 4 g drug; equivalent preparations. Mode of Administration Comminuted herb for teas and other galenical preparations for mouth rinses.