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Bitter Almond Essential Oil Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Bitter Almond Essential Oil
Glycemic Index / Load
Bitter Almond Essential Oil

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Bitter Almond Essential Oil Cures



Action of Bitter Almond Essential Oil

Nutrients in Bitter Almond Essential Oil

Nature of
Bitter Almond Essential Oil


Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Bitter Almond Essential Oil

The Oil obtained from Bitter Almond is highly poisonous.
It is not recommended for internal use.
If taken internally, it may cause Loose Motions and Vomiting.
It is strictly prohibited during Pregnancy and Lactation.
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Bitter Almond Essential oil is extracted from the kernels of Bitter Almond.
Do not get confused between Almond Oil and Bitter Almond Essential Oil.
Both are extracted from different species of Almond. They possess their own different health properties. Oil of Almond is obtained from Sweet Almonds where as Essential Oil is obtained from Bitter Almonds.

Almond Oil or Sweet Almond Oil is used for health benefits. It is used for internal as well as external purposes.
Bitter Almond Essential Oil is volatile. Most almond trees growing in the wild produce bitter almonds. It is primarily utilized in scents. Precaution is a must, before using Bitter Almond Essential Oil. Generally, its direct application is not recommended due to its harsh nature. It is unfit for consumption, as it is toxic in nature. It is mainly used for manufacturing soaps, lotions, lip balms.
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Materia Medica for Bitter Almond Essential Oil

Bitter Almond Essential Oil General

Bitter Almond Essential Oil is processed from Bitter Almond kernels.
The presence of Alkanine compounds restrains the growth of infections in the body. In mild doses, it helps in lowering the body temperature.
It is an effective remedy for killing Tapeworms but it should be administered in low potency.
Benzaldehyde and Hydrocyanic Acid is toxic to Bacteria, Fungi, and Viruses. It is a useful Antibacterial, Germicidal, Antifungal, and Antiviral.
The Amygdalin compound has a direct effect on the nerves. It induces numbness and reduces Pain.
In very very minute potency it acts as a Purgative and Diuretic. It induces Loose Motions and Urination.
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Kamal ( Baltimore matyland )
21 Jan 2017
I have small cell lung cancer, can this oil be ingested ?
31 Jan 2017
No. No please. This oil can not be ingested. It is highly poisonous. For Lung Cancer, Take Galium Aparine tincture. 10 drops added to a glass of water daily for a month.
Drink 100 ml of Soursop juice every day for a month. Have it in the morning.
Fagonia Cretica tea is also very effective in curing Lung cancer. Do not ingest Bitter almond oil.
This advice is for educational purpose only. It is not intended to replace a doctor. Please consult your doctor before taking any herb.
Hina ( Pakistan )
20 Mar 2018
I have melasma/ hyperpigmentation on my face.can i use bitter almond oil on my face?
Mandisa Diniso ( South Africa )
12 Feb 2020
What can I use for ovarian fallopian blocked tubes
13 Feb 2020
Dear Mandisa
Please try the following for Blocked Fallopian tubes: *Dong Quai. Take Dong Quai root powder. Take half teaspoon in a cup of water. Boil it. Simmer for 10 minutes. Drink twice daily for 1 month. You can take Dong Quai capsule too. * Striped Cucumber ( Shivlingi )
Take 1 teaspoon of Striped Cucumber seed powder with warm water on empty stomach. Take it very morning for atleast 2 to 3 months. * Drypetes Roxburghii ( Putrajivak )
Take seed powder of Drypetes Roxburghii. Have 1 teaspoon with a glass of water every morning. Try these herbs for 1 month and write us back with results. We will assist you with further recommendation.
This advice is for educational purpose only. It is not intended to replace a doctor. Please consult your doctor before taking any herb.
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