The neuroprotective effect of essential oil Palmarosa (Cymbopogon martinii (EOCM)) is against global cerebral ischemia/reperfusion (I/R). Palmarosa, is traditionally prescribed for central nervous system (CNS) disorders such as neuralgia, epileptic fits and anorexia. Although the plant possesses diverse pharmacological actions.
This blog post was contributed by Cindy Postma. Additional reading on the subject is available here, https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0378874112002322 ; https://www.earthtokathy.com/palmarosa-cymbopogon-martinii-research/ .