Melan. Melilotus caeruleus.

Botanical name: 

Melan.—Under the name of melan, there has been introduced a dark-brown, oily fluid which is stated to be a preparation of Melilotus caeruleus. It is used as a local application to ulcers and burns.

The Dispensatory of the United States of America, 1918, was edited by Joseph P. Remington, Horatio C. Wood and others.