Defined Organism Substance - Flos Farfarae

NHPID name:
Flos Farfarae

Reference:
CP_2010

Proper name(s):
Tussilago farfara

Common name(s):

Category:
Approved Herbal Substance Name
Monograph(s):
Traditional Chinese Medicine Ingredients

Schedule 1:
Plant and plant material

Source material(s):
Tussilago farfara ( Parts: Flower )

Preparations:
Decoction , Decoction concentrate , Extract dry , Powdered


Roles

Medicinal

Rationale:

Classified as an NHP under Schedule 1 item 1 (plant or plant material) of the Natural Health Products Regulations.

Reference:  NNHPD
Restrictions:

General

Detail:
Testing must be performed to ensure the absence of pyrrolizidine alkaloids in Tussilago farfara.

Reference:
NNHPD