Basil Oil Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Basil Oil Properties

Basil Oil



Basil oil is obtained from the leaves of Ocimum basilicum also known as basil. It is having analgesic, antidepressant, antispasmodic, anti-venomous, carminative, cephalic, diaphoretic, digestive, emmenagogue, expectorant, febrifuge, insecticide, nervine, stomachic, sudorific, tonic and stimulant actions.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Yellowish to greenish liquid
CAS Number 8015-73-4
Chemical Composition Linolool, Methyl chavicol, eugenol, a-pinene,b-pinene
Solubility Insoluble In water uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X