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Hyssop Hyssopus officinalis
Parts Used: Dried aerial parts
Terpenoids; including marrubiin, oleanolic and ursolic acids
Volatile oil, composed mainly of camphor, pinocaphone, thujone, isopinocamphone, with a- and b-pinene, a-terpinene, linalool, bornyl acetate and many others
Flavonoids, including diosmin and hesperidin.
Miscellaneous: hyssopin (a glucoside), tannins 5-8%, resin.
diaphoretic, nervine, anti-inflammatory, carminative, hepatic, emmenagogue.