23, 24 ). General identity tests Macroscopic and microscopic examinations, and thin-layer chromatography for rosmarinic, chlorogenic and caffeic acids ( 1 ). Ursolic and oleanolic acids) ( 4 6, 7, 13 - 15 ). Wagner H, Sprinkmeyer. The caffeoylics as a new family of natural compounds. Selected vernacular names, alahana, appiastro, badarendjabouya, badranjbuyeh, balm, balm mint, bee balm, blue balm, cedronella, citromfülevél, citronelle, citrounado, citrounela, citrounelo, common balm, cure-all, dropsy plant, erva-cidreira-miuda-de-folha, folia citronellae, franjmeshk, garden-balm, Herzkraut, hhashyshat ennahhl, toothache honey plant, lemon balm, limiera, limouna, limounneta, mallisa, melissa, Melisse, Melissenblätter, Melissenkraut. Antispasmodic activity An ethanol extract of the leaves inhibited histamine- and barium-induced contractions of guinea-pig ileum in vitro (200 g/ml while an aqueous extract was inactive ( 25 ). Philadelphia, PA, Blakiston, 1950. Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, February 9, 1998 production (an online database available directly through the University of Illinois at Chicago or through the Scientific and Technical Network STN of Chemical Abstracts Services). Infusion:.5-4.5 g crude drug per cup several times daily as needed ( 15 45 alcohol extract (1:1 2-4 ml three times daily ( 5 tincture (1:5 in 45 alcohol 2-6 ml three times daily ( 14 ). Elburg, European Scientific Cooperative on Phytotherapy, 1996. Kucera LS, Herrmann. Clinical pharmacology An open multicentre study of 115 patients with herpes simplex infections of the skin and transitional mucosa demonstrated that external applications of a 1 lyophilized aqueous extract of Folium Melissae in a cream base reduced the healing time of herpetic lesions from 10-14. Strasbourg, Council of Europe, 1996.

Heavy metals For maximum limits and analysis of heavy metals 1985, consult the WHO guidelines on quality control methods for medicinal plants. French, mechanism and DNArepair enhancement, arabic, strasbourg 4799. Melissenextrakt bei hemp Herpes simplex, english, studies on the constituents of crude drugs having inhibitory activity against contraction of the ileum caused by histamine or barium chloride. Illustrated polyglottic dictionary of plant names in Latin.