Liber Herbarum Minor (English)
The incomplete reference-guide to Herbal medicine


broadleaf paperbark



Myrtle family (Myrtaceae)


broadleaf paperbark, broadleaf teatree, cajaput, Cajeput, Cajeput tree, Cajuput, Kajeputbaum, Paper bark tree, Swamp tea tree, Vietnamese Cajuput Oil, Weeping paperbark, Weeping tea tree, White tea tree


Melaleuca Cajuputi Roxb., Melaleuca Cuninghami Schau., Melaleuca leucadendra (L.)L., Melaleuca leucadendron Linn, Melaleuca minor Sm., Melaleuca saligna Bl.

Plant parts

Essential oil

Diseases & Uses


Ache, Aches, Acute coryza, Acute viral nasopharyngitis, Analgesic, Anodyne, Anti-bacterial, Anti-neuralgic, Anti-Rheumatic, antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, arthritis, Bactericidal, Bactericide, baktericidal, Carminative, chill, Clears gas, cold, Colds, common cold, convulsive state, Cough, cramp, Cramps, Disinfectant, expectorant, Expellant of phlegm, Fart, Flatulence, flatus, Gas, Head colds, inflammation of the ear, intestinal gas, Mucolytic agent, Nerve pains, Neuralgia, otitis, Pain, painful disorders, painkiller, pain relief, pain-relieving, Pains, pain stilling, Pick-me-up, relax spasms, Rheumatic disorder, Rheumatism, spasm, Spasmolytic, Stimulant, stimulating, Tonic, wind

Other uses

deters insects, Insecticide, Insectifuge, insect repellent, repels insects


 (-)-Terpinen-4-Ol, 1,8-Cineol, Alpha-Pinene, Alpha-Terpineol, Amino acid, azulene, benz-Aldehyde, Beta-Caryophyllene, Beta-Pinene, betulin, Betulinic-Acid, Camphene, Campherol, Dipentene, essential oil, eucalyptol, Friedelin, gallic acid, Gamma-Terpinene, Guaiol, isoquercitrin, isovaleric acid, limonene, Nerolidol, Oleanolic-Acid, P-Cymene, Saponins, Silica, tannin, terpineol, Terpinolene, Ursolic-Acid

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Diseases & UsesPlant parts ↔ Preparation ↔ Use
analgesic, Pain, Ache, Aches, Anodyne, painful disorders, painkiller, pain relief, pain-relieving, Pains, pain stilling?
Antiseptic, Bactericide, disinfectant, Anti-bacterial, Bactericidal, baktericidal?
Antispasmodic, cramp, spasm, convulsive state, cramps, relax spasms, Spasmolytic?
common cold, Acute coryza, Acute viral nasopharyngitis, chill, cold, colds, Head coldsEssential oil ↔ ? ↔ ?
coughEssential oil ↔ ? ↔ ?
flatulence, Carminative, Clears gas, Fart, flatus, Gas, intestinal gas, wind?
inflammation of the ear, otitis?
insecticide, deters insects, Insectifuge, insect repellent, repels insects?
Mucolytic agent, expectorant, Expellant of phlegm?
neuralgia, Anti-neuralgic, Nerve pains?
Pick-me-up, stimulant, stimulating?
rheumatism, Anti-Rheumatic, arthritis, Rheumatic disorderEssential oil ↔ ? ↔ ?
Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn0922

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