Davana

 
Flowers/sd
Also known as Mysore. This rare oil is from the flowers of a small shrub native to India. It is fruity and mossy smelling. It is used in Ayurvedic medicine. Davana is a mucolytic that is effective when used for a coughing attack or to thin and reduce rather thick mucous. Often used in blends for the respiratory system. Davana is moderately toxic and affects the nervous system. Not recommended for babies or small children.

Davana can be up to 40+ percent ketones. Ketones may be able to cross the blood-brain barrier easily or more readily than other molecules. Ketones dissolve fats are and potentially neurotoxic, may cause seizures, liver damage and fatality. However... ketones stimulate cell and tissue regeneration, are mucolytic and are found in high percentages in common food additives such as anise, sage, caraway
  • Artemisia Pallens 
  • India 
  • Steam Distilled