Rosemary CT Cineole 

Botanical Name Rosmarinus officinalis CT cineole  
Botanical family Lamiaceae 
Origin Tunisia 
Method Complete distillation by steam distillation 
Plant part Twigs 
Appearance limpid very fluid liquid   
Color colorless to pale yellow 
Odor fresh, aromatic, powerful, with camphoric note 
Biochemical composition of the essential oil Oxides (60–65%): 1,8-cineole  
Monoterpene alcohols (5–10%): borneol  
Esters (5–10%): bornyl acetate  
Therapeutic properties 1. Anticatarrhal, expectorant   
2. Antiviral
3. Antibacterial  
4. Antifungal
Main therapeutic indications 1. Otitis, sinusitis, colds, chills, catarrh   
2. Influenza, bronchitis, chest colds  
3. Fermentation enterocolitis
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