Iscador AG is a pharmaceutical company, based in Germany, which produces the mistletoe extract most commonly associate with complementary cancer therapy.
Iscador AG are involved in advance mistletoe preparations research and development with regard to mistletoe and cancer.
There are different mistletoe preparations that are available from Iscador as solutions for mistletoe injection.
Their international product range includes the following mistletoe preparations in different variants and strengths:
Professionals can find more information at Iscador website at the Infoline.
Mistletoe is a flowering plant most commonly associated with Christmastime. The plant is a parasite that lives on trees and bushes, receiving water and nutrients from its host plant.
The European mistletoe (Viscum album) has the largest range of potential hosts among the over 1,000 mistletoe species worldwide.
The most common species found in Central Europe are:
hardwood mistletoe (V. album ssp. album) found on apple, oak, elm, poplar, maple, lime, birch trees
pine mistletoe (V. album ssp. austriacum) found as the name suggests on pine trees
fir mistletoe (V. album ssp. abietis) on fir trees
Cancer Research UK www.cancerhelp.org.uk Helpline: 0808 800 404 (free, only UK)
Macmillan Cancer Support www.macmillan.org.uk Helpline: 0808 808 0000 (free, only UK)
Camphill Wellbeing Trust http://www.mistletoetherapy.org.uk/ NHSinform.
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