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caj·e·put oil

, cajuput oil (kaj'ĕ-pŭt oyl, -ū-pŭt),
A volatile oil distilled from the fresh leaves of Melaleuca leucodendra, a tree of tropic Asia and Australia; a stimulant, counterirritant, and expectorant.
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Olbas[R] Tropfen (Olbas), peppermint oil, eucalyptus oil, cajuput oil, juniper berry oil, and wintergreen oil were provided by Deutsche Olbas GmbH (Germany).
Cajuput oil consists of the monoterpene 1,8-cineol, followed by [alpha]-terpineol, limonene, caryophyllene, terpineolene, linalool and [alpha]-caryophyllene (Farag et al.
Bozzetti's natural arsenal also includes Tiger Balm, an age-old topical salve containing camphor, menthol, cajuput oil, mint, and clove--essential oils that are used for sore muscles.