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Essential Oil Details

Essential Name
: Ajuga chamaepitys essential oil
Plant Name
: Yellow bugle
Plant Variety Name
: NA
Plant Tissue Name
: Herb


A. chamaepitys has stimulant, diuretic and emmenagogue action and is considered by herbalists to form a good remedy for gout and rheumatism and also to be useful in female disorders.

Biological Activity Details

Serial No.Biological Activity Name


Baser, K. H. C., et al. "Composition of essential oils from two varieties of Ajuga chamaepitys subsp. chia from Turkey." Journal of Essential Oil Research 11.2 (1999): 203-205.

Major Compound Details

Serial No.Compound Name Compound Percentage(%)
1Beta-Pinene 14

Minor Compound Details

Serial No.Compound Name Compound Percentage(%)
1A-Cubebene 5.50
2Alpha-Copaene 5.50
3Alpha- Pinene 1.90
4Alpha-Thujene 1.0
5Beta-Humulene 0.10
6Gamma-Muurolene 0.50
7(E)-Gamma-Bisabolene 0.40
8Camphene 0.10
9Geranyl Acetone 0.10
10(E)-Nerolidol 0.10
11Carvacrol 0.20
12(E,E)-2,4-Decadienal 0.10
13Carvone 0.10
141,8-Cineole 0.10
15Caryophyllene Oxide 0.10
161-Epi-Cubenol 0.10
17Cedrol 0.90
18Cubebol 0.20
19Decanoic acid 0.10
20Alpha-Cadinol 0.30
21Dodecanol 0.10
22E-E-Alpha-Farnesene 0.20
23Alpha-Gurjunene 0.10
24Eicosanol 0.10
25Alpha-Terpineol 0.20
26Epi-Alpha-Muurolol 0.60
27(E)-Beta-Farnesene 0.60
28Gamma-Cadinene 0.10
29(E)-Beta-Ocimene 0.20

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