chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla, Anthemis nobilis)

chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla, Anthemis nobilis) is a topic covered in the Davis's Drug Guide.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Nursing Central is the award-winning, complete mobile solution for nurses and students. Look up information on diseases, tests, and procedures; then consult the database with 5,000+ drugs or refer to 65,000+ dictionary terms. Explore these free sample topics:

Nursing Central

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --

General

Complementary/Alternative Medicine: This monograph describes a natural or herbal product that is not subject to FDA guidelines for medicines. Patients and clinicians are advised to read package labels carefully to ensure safe and efficacious use.

Pronunciation:
kam-o-meal


Trade Name(s)

  • German, Hungarian, or common chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla, Matricaria recutita)
  • Roman, English, or common chamomile (Anthemis nobilis)

Ther. Class.
gastroinestinal anti-inflammatories
sedative/hypnotics

-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --