Piperitone – Terpene Profile
Commonly used in essential oils, Piperitone is a popular flavoring additive found in two forms referred to as D-form and L-form. Known for its herbaceous, comphoraceous aroma that also features fragrances of both peppermint and menthol, piperitone can also be characterized by its minty flavor and spicy notes along with a cooling feeling. Found in buchu, Pipertone is used in cosmetics and perfumes, with therapeutic properties that include uses as a natural diuretic and decongestant.
Antibacterial activity of Artemisia asiatica essential oil against some common respiratory infection causing bacterial strains and its mechanism of action in Haemophilus influenzae.