100% pure therapeutic grade
Botanical name: Myristica fragrans
Method of extraction: steam distilled
Parts used: seed
Aroma: spicy, warm, and nutty
Properties: analgesic, antioxidant, antirheumatic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aphrodisiac, neurotonic, stimulant, and tonic.
Benefits: arthritis, bacterial infection, diarrhea, flatulence, frigidity, gout, impotence, indigestion, muscular aches and pains, nausea, nervous fatigue, neuralgia, poor circulation, rheumatism, and sluggish digestion.
Blends well with: bay, clary sage, coriander, geranium, lavandin, lime, mandarin, oakmoss, orange, peru balsam, petitgrain, and rosemary.
Safety data: Generally non-toxic, non-irritant, and non-sensitising. However, used in large doses the myristicin content can lead to signs of toxicity such as nausea, stupor and tachycardia. Use extreme caution when administering internally. Its use while pregnant is not recommended.
Important note: The information provided is for educational purposes only. It is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.
General safety information: Do not take any oils internally without consultation from a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin.
Essential oils should be avoided in pregnancy due to their possible skin sensitising effects.
If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses.
It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children.
A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before.