Caraway Essential Oil

  • Botanical Name: Carum carvi
  • Alternative Names: Meridian Fennel, Persian Cumin
  • Botanical Family: Apiaceae
  • Primary Constituent: Limonene
  • Other Main Constituents: Carvone
  • Distillation Method: Steam Distillation
  • Plant Part: Seed

Preclinical development and clinical use of perillyl alcohol for chemoprevention and cancer therapy

Chen TC, Fonseca CO, Schönthal AH American Journal of Cancer Research, 2015 ABSTRACT: Perillyl alcohol (POH) is a naturally occurring dietary monoterpene isolated from the essential oils of lavender, peppermint, and other plants. Medical interest in this compound was generated by research findings showing that POH was able to inhibit the growth of tumor cells… Read more »