Citronellol is another monoterpene and closely related to geraniol.
C10 H20 O
miscible in alcohol, insoluble in water
The essential oil is found in hemp, geraniums, roses, lemongrass, and in the bark of some citrus fruit trees.
Citronellol is attributed particularly with anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties. Besides, it has an antidepressant and antispasmodic effect as well as a positive influence on the heart, stomach, and nerves, when used in aromatherapy.
antispasmolytic anti-inflammatory antidepressant stimulating