Camphene

Medicinal qualities:

In vivo

Reduces hyperlipidemia

Camphene, a Plant-Derived Monoterpene, Reduces Plasma Cholesterol and Triglycerides in Hyperlipidemic Rats Independently of HMG-CoA Reductase Activity

Vallianou, I., Peroulis, N., Pantazis, P., & Hadzopoulou-Cladaras, M. (2011)

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Expectorant

Nutmeg Oil and Camphene as Inhaled Expectorants

Boyd, E. M., & Sheppard, P. (1970)

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Antioxidant

Plant derived antioxidants – Geraniol and camphene protect rat alveolar macrophages against t-BHP induced oxidative stress.

Tiwari, M., & Kakkar, P. (2009)

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In vitro

Antinociceptive

Antinociceptive Activity and Redox Profile of the Monoterpenes (+)-Camphene, p-Cymene, and Geranyl Acetate in Experimental Models

Quintans-Júnior, L., Moreira, J. C. F., Pasquali, M. A. B., Rabie, S. M. S., Pires, A. S., Schröder, R., Rabelo, T. K., Santos, J. P. A., Lima, P. S. S., Cavalcanti, S. C. H., Araújo, A. A. S., Quintans, J. S. S., & Gelain, D. P. (2013)

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Antifungal

Effects of a Thiosemicarbazide Camphene Derivative on Trichophyton mentagrophytes.

Yamaguchi, M. U., Barbosa da Silva, A. P., Ueda-Nakamura, T., Dias Filho, B. P., Conceição da Silva, C., & Nakamura, C. V. (2009)

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