EMA: Glossary on herbal teas

The purpose of this paper is to define the terms applied to the preparation of herbal teas by patients. The definitions will help to clarify the terms used to describe the preparation of herbal teas in documents related to the Community monographs for herbal medicinal products (HMPs)/traditional herbal medicinal products (THMPs) and in the entries to the Community list of herbal substances, preparations and combinations thereof for use in THMPs.