Bergamot Materia Medica


The use of bergamot in folk medicine is most notably associated with Italy primarily for the treatment of ffever and intestinal parasites. In aromatherapy practice, bergamot oil is utilized for its analgesic, anthelmintic, antibiotic, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, astringent, carminative, digestive tonic, expectorant, febrifuge, insect repellant, laxative, rubefacient, sedative, stimulant, stomachic and vulenary properties.

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21 pages excerpted from Berkowsky’s Synthesis Materia Medica/Spiritualis of Essential Oils.

Miasm: Ringworm
Sefirah: Malkhut
Constitutional type: Neurasthenia
Spiritual PhytoEssencing Core Perspectives: plant characteristics and historical perspectives; herbal medicine and aromatherapy; garnet gemstone; pomegranate and homeopathic remedy Granatum; neuroendocrine system; light organism and pineal gland; neurasthenia; Ringworm miasm; Malkhut.

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