Antiviral Properties of Oil of Wild Oregano 

It is well-established that oregano oil acts as a powerful germ-killer. Other spice oils, like oil of cinnamon and cumin, have also been found to be germicidal. Just looking at the typical over-the-counter products it is clear that there are no antivirals. This is what makes spice oils so invaluable. A number of studies have been done of oil of wild oregano or its various components against viruses. The main finding of this research is that the oil has direct actions against these microorganisms. Incredibly, it has been found to “disrupt” the viral membrane, virtually shattering them. This is a mechanism … Continue reading Antiviral Properties of Oil of Wild Oregano