Vitex Essential Oil

  • Botanical Name: Vitex agnus
  • Alternative Names: Monk’s Pepper
  • Botanical Family: Verbenaceae
  • Primary Constituent: 1,8-cineole
  • Other Main Constituents: Beta-caryophyllene, Sabinene
  • Distillation Method: Steam Distillation
  • Plant Part: Leaf/Berries

Modification of sleep-waking and electroencephalogram induced by vetiver essential oil inhalation

Cheaha D, Issuriya A, Manor R, Kwangjai J, Rujiralai T, Kumarnsit E Journal of Intercultural Ethnopharmacology, 2016 ABSTRACT: Background: Essential oils (EOs) have been claimed to modulate mental functions though the most of data were obtained from subjective methods of assessment. Direct effects of EO on brain function remained largely to be confirmed with scientific… Read more »