Lemon Eucalyotus 

Botanical Name Eucalyptus citriodora 
Botanical family Myrtaceae 
Origin Madagascar 
Method Complete distillation by steam distillation 
Plant part Sheets 
Note Top 
Appearance limpid mobile liquid 
Color yellow 
Odor aromatic, fresh, lemony 
Biochemical composition of the essential oil Aliphatic aldehydes (50–80%): citronellal  
Alcohols (20%): citronellol, geraniol, pinocarveol  
Therapeutic properties  Anti-inflammatory (oral and local administration) +++
Analgesic +++ 
Antilithiatic + 
Mosquito repellent ++ 
Hypotensive ++ 
Calming, soothing + 
Main therapeutic indications  Osteoarthritis, rheumatism ++ 
Arthritis, polyarthritis, tendonitis, myositis ++  
Pericarditis, coronaritis ++ 
Eczema, mosquito bites, herpes, shingles +++  
Arterial hypertension ++ 
Cystitis, vaginitis ++ 
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