Eucalyptus: Anti-Fatigue, Antioxidation, and Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Eucalyptus Oil Aromatherapy in Swimming-Exercised Rats

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Authors: Tso-Ching Lin, Wang Sue Hong, Chuan-Chuan Huang, Yung-Cheng Lai, Tuzz-Ying Song, and Ming-Shiun Tsai.

Journal: The Chinese Journal of Physiology. Published October 2018.

Key Points:

1. A study was conducted to study the effect of aromatherapy using eucalyptus globulus on rats undergoing swimming exercises.  

2. The rats were separated into control and oil-treated groups. The oil-treated groups received 15 minutes of aromatherapy per day, using eucalyptus globulus essential oil.

3. Over a 4-week period, the groups were subjected to increasing amounts of swimming activity.

4. At the end of the experiment, analysis of several markers showed that the rats in the oil-treated group had increased swimming performance, antioxidant capacity, and decreased oxidative damage and inflammatory reactions in their tissues when compared to the rats in the control group.

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