Synergistic properties of the terpenoids aromadendrene and 1,8-cineole from the essential oil of Eucalyptus
globulus against antibiotic-susceptible and antibiotic-resistant pathogens.
Oil of eucalyptus
should not be used on children under age 3.
Relief can be had by using a rub on the affected areas, add a few drops of essential oil of eucalyptus
, rosemary or wintergreen to some almond oil and massage in.
The constituents of leaves essential oil of Eucalyptus
globulus from Morocco are listed in order of their elution on the TR5- CPSIL- 5CB column, figure 1.
I was always getting told off for climbing up and looking in the medicine chest but I was fascinated by the smells which included wintergreen, oil of eucalyptus
, sal volatile and a jar of pink ointment without a label known as 'elibinc'.
Add two ounces of oil of eucalyptus
and one quart of pure alcohol (or beer can also be used).
The usual procedure is to fill a basin with boiling water, add three drops of essential oil of eucalyptus
Essential oil of eucalyptus
, garlic or zinc are natural insect repellents.
Table 2 The MIC values of essential oil of Eucalyptus
globulus fruits, aromadendrene, 1,8-cineole, and globulol determined with microdilution method.
With an increasing dose of oil of eucalyptus
, the resulting diameter of the zone of inhibition increased for the two bacterial strains.
Moisten a pad of cotton wool or cloth with a few drops of oil of eucalyptus
and spirit of camphor to make it easier to catch fleas and loosen lice and ticks.
There were things in there that wouldn't have been out of place in the armoury of a medieval apothecary: camphorated oil, wintergreen, oil of eucalyptus
and senna pods to name a few.