Lemon Grass Oil

(USAN, rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Essência de Capim-Limão; Indian Melissa Oil; Indian Verbena Oil; Lemongrass, aceite de; Lemongrass Oil; Oleum Graminis Citrati.

💊 Profile

Lemon grass oil is the volatile oil obtained by distillation from Cymbopogon flexuosus or C. citratus (Gramineae). It contains citral and citronellal. Lemon grass oil was formerly given as a carminative. It has been used in perfumery and as a flavour. It is also used in aromatherapy.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Multi-ingredient: Austral.: Apex Repel Natural; NZ: Apex Repel Natural; Switz.: Carmol; Carmol Plus†.
Published May 08, 2019.