Nerolidol is an acyclic sesquiterpene alcohol and the main compound of cabreuva oil.
C15 H26 O
hard to dissolve in water
This terpene may be found primarily in the orange blossom (neroli, from which the name derives), but also in ginger, hemp, jasmine, and lavender.
Nerolidol provides a broad spectrum of effects, with antiparasitic, antifungal, and antimicrobial properties. In aromatherapy, it is used for relaxing, antispasmodic and harmonizing purposes, but may also act as a stimulant.
antispasmolytic antimicrobial antimycotic sedative