Clove

 

Common names:

  • Clove

 

Essential components:

  • Eugenol

 

Properties:

  • Analgesic
  • Antibacterial

 

Summary:

  • Clove is most known for its powerful dental use. Eugenol is the main component of this plant and it is responsible for its pain relieving and antibacterial capabilities.

 

Uses:

  • Essential oil
  • Supplement
  • Herbal tea
  • Extract

 

Precautions:

  • Can cause some skin irritation in some people. Consult with your physician if this will be a concern.