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ocimum sanctum plant, is a shrub reaching a height of 0.5 to 1.5 m. The leaves are 2-4 cms in length. There are several varieties of the plant. However, commonly used one is with dark leaves. The inflorescence is a long spike with tiny purple flowers.
Characteristics and constituents :
ocimum sanctumleaves contain an essential oil which has been studied with gas chromatography. The oil contains eugenol, eugenal, carvacrol, methyl-chavicol, limatrol and caryophylline
1. It is used to treat diabetes, obesity, skin diseases and nervous disorder.
2. It is useful in stomach spasms, kidney conditions and promoting blood circulation.
3. It improves the health of skin and hair