Origanum vulgare var. hirtum Health effects and herbal facts

Known as
Algerian oregano European oregano Greek oregano oregano pot marjoram Russian oregano wild marjoram wintersweet
Origanum vulgare var. hirtum

Biological activities

ACE-Inhibitor
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
AChE-Inhibitor
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Abortifacient
Beta-bisabolene found in Plant (200 ppm)
Acaricide
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Allelochemic
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Allelopathic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Camphene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Allergenic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Analgesic
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Ancylostomicide
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Anesthetic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Linalyl-acetate found in Plant (7 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Ankylostomacide
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Anthelmintic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antiacetylcholinesterase
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Antiacne
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antiadenomic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Antiaggregant
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antiallergic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Antiarthritic
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antiasthmatic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Antiatherosclerotic
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antibacillary
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Antibacterial
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Delta-3-carene found in Plant (25 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Sabinene found in Plant (35 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antibronchitic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Anticancer
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Anticariogenic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Anticatarrh
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Anticholinesterase
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Anticonvulsant
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Antidiuretic
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Antiesophagitic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Antifatigue
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Antifeedant
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Antiflu
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Antihalitosic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antihelicobacter
Sabinene found in Plant (35 ppm)
Antiherpetic
Isoborneol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antiinflammatory
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Delta-3-carene found in Plant (25 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antilaryngitic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Antilepric
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antilithic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Antilymphomic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Antimelanomic
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antimutagenic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Antineuritic
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antinitrosaminic
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Antinociceptive
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Antiobesity
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Antioxidant
Camphene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Linalyl-acetate found in Plant (7 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antiperiodontic
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antipharyngitic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Antiplaque
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antipneumonic
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Antiproliferant
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Antiprostaglandin
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Antiradicular
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antirheumatalgic
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Antirheumatic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antirhinitic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Antirhinoviral
Beta-bisabolene found in Plant (200 ppm)
Antisalmonella
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antiseptic
(e)-2-hexenal found in Plant (15 ppm)
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Sabinene found in Plant (35 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antisinusitic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Antispasmodic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Linalyl-acetate found in Plant (7 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antistaphylococcic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antistreptococcic
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antitrichinosic
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antitumor
Alpha-humulene found in Plant (120 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Antitussive
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Antiulcer
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Beta-bisabolene found in Plant (200 ppm)
Sabinene found in Plant (35 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Antiviral
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Beta-bisabolene found in Plant (200 ppm)
Isoborneol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Apoptotic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Ataxigenic
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Bacteriostatic
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Bronchoprotectant
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
CNS-Stimulant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Cancer-Preventive
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Candidicide
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Candidistat
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Carcinogenic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Carminative
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Chemopreventive
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Choleretic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Cholesterolytic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Cicatrizant
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Coleoptophile
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Convulsant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Counterirritant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Culicide
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Cyclooxygenase-Inhibitor
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Cytochrome-P450-Inducer
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Decongestant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Degranulant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Dentifrice
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Deodorant
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Dermatitigenic
Delta-3-carene found in Plant (25 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Detoxicant
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Diuretic
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Edemagenic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Enterocontractant
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Enterorelaxant
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Enterotoxic
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Expectorant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Beta-phellandrene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Camphene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
FLavor
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Camphene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Delta-3-carene found in Plant (25 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Linalyl-acetate found in Plant (7 ppm)
Methyl-2-methyl-butyrate found in Plant (14 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Fungicide
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Beta-phellandrene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Fungiphilic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Fungistat
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
GST-Inducer
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Gastroirritant
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Gastroprotective
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Hepatotonic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Herbicide
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Histaminic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Hypotensive
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Hypothermic
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Immunomodulator
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Inflammatory
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Insecticide
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Insectifuge
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Camphene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Delta-3-carene found in Plant (25 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Isoborneol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Insectiphile
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Interleukin-6-Inhibitor
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Irritant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Delta-3-carene found in Plant (25 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Larvicide
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Laxative
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Lipolytic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Molluscicide
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Mosquitofuge
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Motor-Depressant
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Linalyl-acetate found in Plant (7 ppm)
Motor-Stimulant
Isoborneol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Myorelaxant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
NO-Genic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Nematicide
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Isoborneol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Neurotoxic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Ornithine-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Ozone-Scavenger
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
P450-2B1-Inhibitor
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
P450-Inducer
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Pediculicide
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Perfume
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Perfumery
Alpha-humulene found in Plant (120 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Beta-bisabolene found in Plant (200 ppm)
Beta-phellandrene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Linalyl-acetate found in Plant (7 ppm)
Methyl-2-methyl-butyrate found in Plant (14 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
Sabinene found in Plant (35 ppm)
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Peristaltic
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Pesticide
(e)-2-hexenal found in Plant (15 ppm)
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Camphene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Delta-3-carene found in Plant (25 ppm)
Gamma-terpinene found in Plant (2795 ppm)
Isoborneol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Myrcene found in Plant (645 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Terpinolene found in Plant (15 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Photosensitizer
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Prostaglandin-Inhibitor
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Renoirritant
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Rubefacient
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Secretogogue
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Sedative
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Isoborneol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Linalyl-acetate found in Plant (7 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Spasmogenic
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpinene found in Plant (435 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Camphene found in Plant (60 ppm)
Spermicide
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)
Sprout-Inhibitor
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Stomachic
Beta-bisabolene found in Plant (200 ppm)
Surfactant
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Termiticide
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Testosterone-Hydroxylase-Inducer
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Tracheorelaxant
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Tranquilizer
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Transdermal
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Alpha-pinene found in Plant (730 ppm)
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Beta-pinene found in Plant (50 ppm)
Limonene found in Plant (70 ppm)
Trichomonicide
1,8-cineole found in Plant (7 ppm)
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
P-cymene found in Plant (2600 ppm)
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Urinary-Antiseptic
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Varroacide
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Vermicide
Thymol found in Plant (120 ppm)
Vermifuge
Carvacrol found in Plant (23960 ppm)
Vulnerary
Alpha-terpineol found in Plant (65 ppm)
Terpinen-4-ol found in Plant (95 ppm)

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Chemicals detected

Chemical Plant part Low ppm High ppm
(e)-2-hexenal Plant 15
(e)-beta-ocimene Plant 40
(z)-beta-ocimene Plant 7
1,8-cineole Plant 7
1-octen-3-ol Plant 105
6-methyl-3-heptanol Plant 1
Alpha-humulene Plant 120
Alpha-pinene Plant 730
Alpha-terpinene Plant 435
Alpha-terpineol Plant 65
Beta-bisabolene Plant 200
Beta-caryophyllene Plant 720
Beta-phellandrene Plant 60
Beta-pinene Plant 50
Camphene Plant 60
Carvacrol Plant 23,960
Cis-dihydrocarvone Plant 3
Cis-sabinene-hydrate Plant 60
Delta-3-carene Plant 25
Eo Plant 34,000
Gamma-cadinene Plant 7
Gamma-elemene Plant 35
Gamma-terpinene Plant 2,795
Isoborneol Plant 65
Limonene Plant 70
Linalol Plant 30
Linalyl-acetate Plant 7
Methyl-2-methyl-butyrate Plant 14
Methyl-carvacrol Plant 30
Myrcene Plant 645
Nonanal Plant 1
P-cymen-8-ol Plant 25
P-cymene Plant 2,600
Patchoulane Plant 80
Sabinene Plant 35
Spathulenol Plant 7
Terpinen-4-ol Plant 95
Terpinolene Plant 15
Thymol Plant 120
Trans-dihydrocarvone Plant 20
Trans-sabinene-hydrate Plant 165
Reference: Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. [Online Database]