The active constituents of clove oil are highly antiseptic.
Clove oil is used in the West primarily to temporarily relieve pain in the mouth. In the East it is also used as a flavoring for sweet and savory foods. Clove improves digestion and controls vomiting and has antiparasitic and antiseptic properties.
* For toothache apply directly to the affected area.
* For vomiting drink 2 drops in a cup of warm water.
* Clove oil in its pure form is very strong and can cause irritation, dilution is recommended.
* Clove oil should be used internally only if recommended by a health care professional.