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Hyperici herba

Scheme

Ph. Eur.

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N06AX25

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0084082-80-4

Therapeutic Category

Antidepressant

Chemical Name

Consists of the whole or fragmented, dried flowering tops of Hypericum perforatumL., harvested during flowering time. Content: minimum 0.08 per cent of total hypericins, expressed as hypericin (C₃₀H₁₆O₈; Mr 504.4), calculated with reference to the dried d

Foreign Names

  • Hyperici herba (Latin)
  • Johanniskraut (German)
  • Millepertuis (French)
  • Iperico (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Erba di San Giovanni (IS)
  • Hartheu (IS)
  • Herba hyperici (IS)
  • Hexenkraut (IS)
  • Hierba di milflores (IS)
  • Hierba di San Juan (IS)
  • Hypericum (IS)
  • Hypericum perforatum-Kraut (IS)
  • UNII-UFH8805FKA (IS)
  • Hyperici herba (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Hypericum (PH: BP 2016)
  • Johanniskraut (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Millepertuis (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • St. John's Wort (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)

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Glossary

TermDefinition
ISInofficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia

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