Western Herbs

Clove oil

Eugenia caryophyllata (Thumb)

Derived from the clove plant, Syzygium aromaticum, the oil may be extracted from the leaves, stems and buds by steam distillation.
Traditional Usage
Spicy smelling clove oil has been used for centuries in connection with respiratory ailments such as asthma and bronchitis; muscle aches, sprains and strains; and arthritis and rheumatism. Many individuals use clove oil for its analgesic effects, including treating mouth ulcers and toothache. Clove oil is also a constituent of Narayan Oil, an ayurvedic treatment for aches and pains.

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