Liber Herbarum Minor (English)
The incomplete reference-guide to Herbal medicine

Rev.14-04-2017

Cajuput

Plant

Family

Myrtle family (Myrtaceae)

English

Cajuput, Cajeput, Cajeput tree, Cajuput tree, Kajeputbaum, Paper bark tree, Swamp tea tree, Vietnamese cajuput oil, Weeping paperbark, Weeping tea tree, White samet, White tea tree

Latin

Melaleuca cajuputi Roxb., Melaleuca cuninghami Schau., Melaleuca leucadendra (L.)L., Melaleuca leucadendron Linn, Melaleuca minor Sm., Melaleuca saligna Bl.

Plantparts

Essential oil distilld from leaf, Volatile oil distilld from twigs, Volatitile oil

Diseases & Uses

Ungrouped Diseases & Uses

Ache, Aches, Acute coryza, Acute viral nasopharyngitis, Analgesic, Anodyne, Antalgic, Anthelmintic, Anthelmintics, Anti-bacterial, Antibacterial Agent, Anti-helminthic, Antihelminthics, antihelmintic, Anti-neuralgic, Anti-Rheumatic, Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, arthritis, Bactericidal, Bactericide, Bacteriostatic, baktericidal, Carminative, Carminativum, chill, Chills, Circulatory stimulant, Clears gas, cold, colds, common cold, convulsive state, Cough, Coughing, Coughs, cramp, Cramps, Diaphoretic, disinfectant, dispel worms, expectorant, Expellant of phlegm, expel worms, Fart, Flatulence, flatulency, flatus, Gas, Head colds, helmint, Herbal tonic, hidrotic, Induce sweating, inflammation of the ear, intestinal gas, Mucolytic agent, Nerve pains, neuralgia, otitis, Pain, painful disorders, painkiller, pain relief, pain-relieving, Pains, pains in general, pain stilling, Pick-me-up, Psychostimulants, relax spasms, Rheumatic disorder, Rheumatism, spasm, Spasmolytic, Stimulant, Stimulants, Stimulate circulation, stimulating, sudorific, sweat-inducing, Tonic, treatment for worms, Vermicide, vermifugal, Vermifuge, wind, worm, worms

Other uses

deters insects, Insecticide, Insectifuge, Insect repellent, repels insects

Local (Geographical) use

Phytomedical use in Brazil, Phytomedical use in Vietnam

Ingredients

 (-)-Terpinen-4-Ol, Alpha-Pinene, Alpha-Terpineol, Amino acid, azulene, Benzaldehyde, Beta-Pinene, betulin, Betulinic acid, Butyraldehyde, Camphene, Caryophyllene, essential oil, eucalyptol, Friedelin, gallic acid, Gamma-Terpinene, Guaiol, Isoquercetin, isovaleric acid, Kaempferol, limonene, Monoterpene, Nerolidol, Oleanolic acid, Oxide, P-Cymene, Racemic limonene, saponin, Silicon dioxide, tannin, terpineol, Terpinolene, Ursolic acid

Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn0922

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