Medication

Eucalyptus oil

Structure

1 bottle includes 25 ml eucalyptus oil.

Release form

The Moskhimpharmpreparaty company produces the drug in 25 ml bottles.

Pharmachologic effect

Antiseptic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

Eucalyptus oil extracted from its leaves, which contain itself essential oilorganic acids, flavonoids, bitterand tanninssubstances, resins, wax. Healing properties eucalyptus essential oil manifested precisely due to the combined effects of its constituent ingredients.

In addition to its main action (antiseptic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory), the drug has a rather impressive set of additional positive effects. In particular, it is used for air disinfection, with the goal of prophylactically respiratory viral infections, immunostimulantantispasmodic antipyreticdiuretic painkillerand wound healingfacilities.

Also, the effect of the drug covers the genitourinary sphere (thrush, erosioncervix), musculoskeletal system (arthritis, rheumatism), respiratory system (cough, runny nose, cold), cosmetology (strengthening, hair nutrition) There is evidence of a positive effect of oil on cancer cells.

It is known about its ability to influence the emotional sphere of a person by improving mood, activating the body’s reserves, eliminating drowsiness, fatiguegain concentration of attention.

Indications for the use of eucalyptus oil

The use of ethereal eucalyptus oil shown with:

  • flu;
  • radiculitis;
  • bruises;
  • arthralgia;
  • rheumatism;
  • a cold
  • neuralgia;
  • myalgia;
  • migraine;
  • infectious and inflammatory painful conditions of ENT organs;
  • infected wounds;
  • prevention head lice;
  • damage to (fresh) skin;
  • insect bite;
  • gynecological diseases of inflammatory etiology.

Contraindications

General:

  • manifestations allergicreactions to the eucalyptus family;
  • hypersensitivity.

For inhalation:

  • airway atrophy and mucous membranes;
  • whooping cough;
  • bronchial asthma;
  • age up to 2 years.

Side effects

  • a burning sensation or dryness of the skin and mucous membranes;
  • hyperemia;
  • local irritation;
  • bronchospasm;
  • anaphylacticreactions.

Instructions for use

For inhalation, rinsing and rinsing

At respiratory and coldsdiseases, as well as coughing10-15 drops of oil should be dissolved in 200 ml of water. Inhalation with eucalyptus oilspend once or twice a day for 5-10 minutes.

At sore throat and other inflammatory diseases of the throat used in the same dilution in the form of rinses, 3-4 times in 24 hours.

Eucalyptus oil from runny noseused in combination with other ingredients. It is recommended to dissolve 2 h / l in 200 ml of warm water Xlorophyllipt (alcohol), 1h / l sea ​​salt or decoction daisiesand add 2 drops of oileucalyptus. At runny noseapply this solution for washing the sinuses, 3 times in 24 hours for 7 days.

For external use

Use a decoction and infusion eucalyptusfor washing festering ulcers and woundsas well as erosion, ulcerscervix purulent mastitis, abscesses, phlegmon. In this case, 1 h / l of decoction or tincture is dissolved in 200 ml of water eucalyptus.

For internal use

Assign 2-5 drops (for internal use) previously dissolved in 100 ml of warm water. Reception is carried out after a meal, 2-3 times in 24 hours.

For bath

At a coldmuscle overwork flu, genitourinary infections practice bathing with eucalyptus. To do this, add 4-5 drops of the drug to a full bath of water.

For aromatherapy

Shown 2-3 drops of oil using aroma lamps, in order to enhance mental activity and increase concentration attention.

For massage

At rheumatism, migrainemuscle pain radiculitisuse 10 drops of oil mixed with 10 ml of the base (neutral cream, ointment).

Eucalyptus Hair Oil

Ethereal eucalyptus oil for hair use as a rinse, masks and mixtures. To do this, you can add 5 drops to the shampoo, apply a couple of drops to a comb or prepare solutions.

2 drops eucalyptuswith 4 drops thymeand rosemaryas well as tinctures hypericumand oak bark (for oily hair).

4-7 drops eucalyptuswith 100 ml almondor burdockoils (firming mask).

3 drops rosemaryand oils hit, 2 drops lemonand eucalyptusas well as oil sasanquesor jojobaas a basis (against hair loss).

2 tsp lemon juice or apple cider vinegar with 3 drops eucalyptus(for shine of hair and against split ends).

The use of eucalyptus oil from mosquitoes

In this case, the use of aroma lamps (room cleaning) is suitable; use of a spray prepared by hand (10 drops eucalyptus, 100 ml of water, 10 ml alcohol), for the purpose of processing clothing and premises; oil (5-6 drops eucalyptuswith neutral cream), for lubrication of unprotected parts of the body.

Overdose

When using a large amount of the drug, the following are possible: headache, dyspepsianausea kidney damage, allergic manifestations, violations heart rate and liver work.

Treatment is prescribed based on the observed symptoms.

Interaction

No significant drug interactions were observed.

Do not recommend concurrent use with homeopathicdrugs.

The drug can potentiate the effects of the following oils: lavender, rosemary, cedar, lemongrass.

Terms of sale

This tool is over-the-counter and is commercially available.

Storage conditions

It should be stored in the original bottle, at a temperature of 2 to 15 ° C.

Shelf life

The drug retains its properties for 5 years.

For children

It is not used under the age of 2 years.

During pregnancy and lactation

Do not recommend the use of eucalyptus oil when breastfeeding and of pregnancy(due to lack of data).

Reviews

Almost all drug reviews eucalyptus, with the exception of cases allergicmanifestations, positive. Using this product in any quality positively affects the well-being and mood of people, and also helps in solving some painful conditions, such as: cold, runny nose, angina, neuralgia, radiculitisand many others. Also, the use of aroma lamps with eucalyptushelps you relieve fatigue and replenish strength after a hard day.

Eucalyptus oil price, where to buy

Depending on the manufacturer and the volume of the bottle, the price of Eucalyptus oil in a pharmacy ranges from 50 to 200 rubles.

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