Carvacrol, the active ingredient in oil of Oregano, is a potent antioxidant. Because its specific antioxidant power, it acts as an anti-fungal, anti-parasitic, and anti-bacterial natural remedy, and is a great alternative and addition to Echinacea for immune support. It is also recommended for upper respiratory tract infections or catarrhal conditions when used as aromatherapy and can also be used with an inhaler.
Oregano oil can also be used topically for skin infections, such as Athlete’s foot, ringworm and folliculitis.
Provita’s Certified Organic Mediterranean Oregano Oil has clinical strength of 80% Carvacrol (the active ingredient), in a base of organic virgin olive oil and with added hints of wild organic peppermint oil.