Coriander Coriandrum sativum Essential Oil Information

Coriandrum sativum

Coriander Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Coriandrum sativum

 

USA, Southern Europe, N. Africa, Mediterranean

Seeds








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distillation

Pale yellow

Medium

Strong








Fragrance

Warm, spicy and sweet with musky undertones












Benefits

Treats arthritis and rheumatism, plus muscle aches, cramps & pains, as well as joint stiffness.  Digestive aid with carminative properties, relieving stomach cramps, flatulence and diarrhea. Emotional and mental stimulant, reducing extreme fatigue and exhaustion.  Treat common cold or flu symptoms like fatigue, sore throat, indigestion, vomiting, and diarrhea.  Topically, helps heal cuts, wounds and burns. Cairo University research conducted affirmed that Coriander oil lowers glucose and insulin levels, and provides strengthening support for pancreatic function.















Blends Well With

Bergamot, Black pepper, Cinnamon, Citronella, Clary Sage, Cypress, Frankincense Galbanum, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Neroli, Orange, Petitgrain, Pine, Sandalwood














Constituents

Linalol, decylaldehyde, borneol, geraniol, carvone, anethole.













Properties

Analgesic, aperitif, aphrodisiac, antibacterial, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antirheumatic, antispasmodic, carminative, cytotoxic, depurative, digestive, fungicidal, larvicidal, lypolytic, sedative, cardiovascular and nervous system stimulant, stomachic.















Safety

Generally safe. As always seek professional help when pregnant














Misc Info

Seek professional advice before ingesting.
















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