Myrcene is a terpene found in many plants, including eucalyptus trees, mangoes and lemongrass.
This terpene is reported to have anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antibacterial properties, which could make it a valuable addition to any natural health regime. Myrcene is also thought to be effective in reducing stress and anxiety levels, as well as promoting restful sleep. In addition, this powerful little compound may have the ability to enhance the effects of other therapeutic agents when used in tandem!
Improving the efficacy of medications?
If you’re looking for a reason to love myrcene, here’s one: it may have the ability to improve the efficacy of medications. That means that if you’re taking prescription drugs, myrcene could make them work better. That’s because myrcene may help increase blood flow and absorption in the body. So if you’re taking medication for a condition like high blood pressure or diabetes, myrcene could help make sure those drugs are working as effectively as possible.*
Myrcene may be an ideal choice for people who suffer from conditions like arthritis or Crohn’s disease. Myrcene has also been shown to be effective in reducing pain and anxiety.**
For people who are constantly fighting off illnesses, myrcene may be a lifesaver. It may help the body stay strong and healthy so that it can better fight off sickness.***
Curious which products at The Apothecarium contain myrcene? Continue your journey here: https://shop.apothecarium.com
Learn more about terpene “entourage effects” or peruse our full terpene educational series below:
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