Name Nutmeg Essential Oil, Indonesia
Category Essential Oils
Species Myristica fragrans Houtt., fam. Myristicaceae
Method Steam Distilled
Nutmeg Essential Oil, Indonesia
Nutmeg Essential Oil, Indonesia, (Myristica fragrans), has been used historically to benefit circulation to muscles and joints, and relieve muscle pain.
Action: Nutmeg is antiseptic, antiparasitic, reduces pain, promotes normal menstruation, and improves circulation.
Traditional Uses: Nutmeg has been used historically to benefit circulation to muscles and joints, and relieve muscle pain. Nutmeg also helps to support the nervous system, overcome fatigue, and support immune and nervous systems.
Indications: Appetite (loss of), chronic debility, digestion (helps with starchy foods and fats), gallstones, halitosis, and rheumatism.
Other Uses: Nutmeg oil has adrenal cortex-like activity, which helps support the adrenal glands for increased energy. Nutmeg oil may also help treat arthritis, bacterial infection, frigidity, gout, impotence, menstrual problems, nausea, severe nerve pain.
Application: Apply topically diluted with a vegetable or massage oil. Add to food or rice milk as a dietary supplement or flavoring.
Safety Data: If pregnant or under a doctor's care, consult your physician.
NOTE: Do not use if epileptic. Dilute with massage oil or only apply a single undiluted drop at a time when applied topically.
Companion Oils: Cinnamon Bark oil, Clove oil, Cypress oil, Frankincense oil, Lemon oil, Melaleuca alternifolia, Melissa oil, Orange oil, Patchouli oil, and Rosemary CT cineol.