Type of Compound: Terpenoid

Medical Properties: 

Sedative
Antidepressant
Anxiolytic
Immune potentiator

Description: Linalool has a floral scent reminiscent of spring flowers, but with spicy overtones. It possesses sedative properties and is an effective anxiety and stress reliever. It has also been used an analgesic and anti-epileptic.

Boiling Point (F): 388 – 392 

Boiling Point (C):  198 – 200 

Melting Point (F): < 77 

Melting Point (C): < 25 

Concentration (% of dry weight): 0.0020% 

Relative Content (%):

Chemical Formula: C10H18O 

IUPAC Name: 3,7-dimethylocta-1,6-dien-3-ol