Cajuput Oil

(rINNM)

💊 Chemical information

Cajeput Oil; Cajuput Essence; Cayeput, aceite esencial de; Oleum Cajuputi.

💊 Profile

Cajuput oil is a volatile oil obtained by distillation from the fresh leaves and twigs of Melaleuca cajuputi (M. leucadendron) (Myrtaceae). It contains cineole. Cajuput oil has been applied externally as a stimulant and mild rubefacient in rheumatism. It is also used with other volatile agents in preparations for the relief of respiratory-tract disorders and nasal congestion. It is also used in aromatherapy.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Austral.: Goanna Heat Cream; Methyl Salicylate Ointment Compound†; Tiger Balm Red; Tiger Balm White; Austria: Tiger Balsam Rot; Belg.: Olbas; Canad.: Tiger Balm Red; Tiger Balm Ultra; Tiger Balm White; Youngflex Massage 168; Cz.: Tiger Balm Rot†; Fr.: Phytolithe†; Vegebom; Ger.: Liniplant; Nasenbalsam; Olbas; Palatol†; Gr.: Tiger Balm; Hong Kong: Vida Salirub; India: Flexi-muv; Indon.: Balsam Sakti; Minyak Telon; Minyak Telon Cap Tiga Anak; Israel: Tiger Balm Red; Tiger Balm White; Ital.: Otosan Natural Ear Drops†; Philipp.: Begesic; Pol.: Argol Rheuma; Olbas; S.Afr.: Muscle Rub; Singapore: Begesic; Switz.: Frigoplasma†; Novital; Olbas; Wala Baume nasal; Thai.: Dexalin; Hot Ize; Olympic Balm†; UK: Bells Muscle Rub; Olbas; Olbas for Children; Soothol; Tiger Balm; Vadarex.
Published January 30, 2019.