Lilac Sage


Article Outline
  1. 1. Composition
  2. 2. Healing Properties
    1. 2.1. Anticonvulsant
    2. 2.2. Antidepressant
  3. 3. Disease / Symptom Treatment
    1. 3.1. Depression

Lilac Sage (Salvia verticillata)

Composition

The essential oil contains monoterpenes (1,8-cineole, α-pinene, camphor, geraniol, linalool and Υ-terpinene).[1]

Healing Properties

Anticonvulsant

(anti-seizure) extract of S. verticillata resulted in a significant anticonvulsant activity.[1:1]

Antidepressant

Extract of S. verticillata resulted in a significant antidepressant effect.[1:2]

Disease / Symptom Treatment

Depression


  1. Title: Neuropharmacology of Lavender, Rosemary and Salvia
    Author(s): Amritpal Singh Saroya, Jaswinder Singh
    Institution(s): Herbal Consultant Mohali, India; Department of PharmacologySri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Science Amritsar, India
    Publication: Pharmacotherapeutic Potential of Natural Products in Neurological Disorders
    Date:
    Abstract: English lavender and true lavender are common names of L. officinalis. The plant belongs to the family Lamiaceae and is native to the Mediterranean.
    Link: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-0289-3_4
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