Coriander Essential Oil

  • Botanical Name: Coriandrum sativum
  • Alternative Names: Chinese Parsley
  • Botanical Family: Apicaceae
  • Primary Constituent: Linalool
  • Other Main Constituents: Alpha-pinene, Gamma-terpinene
  • Distillation Method: Steam Distillation
  • Plant Part: Seed

Sedative effect of central administration of Coriandrum sativum essential oil and its major component linalool in neonatal chicks

Gastón MS, Cid MP, Vázquez AM, Decarlini MF, Demmel GI, Rossi LI, Aimar ML, Salvatierra NA Pharmaceutical Biology, 2016 ABSTRACT: Context Coriandrum sativum L. (Apiaceae) (coriander) is an herb grown throughout the world as a culinary, medicinal or essential crop. In traditional medicine, it is used for the relief of anxiety and insomnia. Systemic hydro-alcoholic… Read more »

Linalool and beta-pinene exert their antidepressant-like activity through the monoaminergic pathway

Guzmán-Gutiérrez SL, Bonilla-Jaime H, Gómez-Cansino R, Reyes-Chilpa R. Life Sciences, 2015 ABSTRACT: AIMS: Linalool and β-pinene are two volatile monoterpenes that possess antidepressant-like activity. These are components of many aromatic plants used in folk medicine around the world to relieve anxiety and depression. In this contribution, we focused on examining the mechanism of action of… Read more »