Caryophyllene Oxide – Terpene Profile
Caryophyllene Oxide has a sweet, woody aroma and is mainly found in lemon balm and geranium. It is the product of the oxidation of Caryophyllene. Furthermore, it’s the component responsible for cannabis identification by drug-sniffing dogs. Caryophyllene Oxide only has a few known medical benefits.
Analgesic & Anti-inflammatory
Analgesic and anti-inflammatory activity of Caryophyllene oxide from Annona squamosa L. bark
Use of caryophyllene oxide as an antifungal agent in an in vitro experimental model of onychomycosis.
β-Caryophyllene oxide inhibits growth and induces apoptosis through the suppression of PI3K/AKT/mTOR/S6K1 pathways and ROS-mediated MAPKs activation.