Sandalwood oil traditional uses

Sandalwood oil contains added than 90% sesquiterpenic alcohols of which 50-60% is the tricyclic α-santalol. β-Santalol comprises 20-25%.

Sandalwood oil is acclimated in Ayurvedic anesthetic for the analysis of both actual and brainy disorders. A abstraction investigating the furnishings of assimilation of East Indian sandalwood oil and its capital compound, α-santalol, on beastly physiological ambit begin that the compounds animated beating rate, derma conductance, and systolic claret pressure.

Sandalwood oil and α-santalol accept been associated with chemopreventive action in beastly models of carcinogenesis.

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