Terpene of the Week: Ocimene

Ocimene can be found in mint, parsley, basil, and orchids and has a sweet aroma. Potential therapeutic benefits of ocimene include antiviral, antifungal, antiseptic, decongestant, and antibacterial properties; thus, it is a good terpene to use if you are sick.

Author
Matthew Mintz, MD

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