Essential oil of mentha asiatica boriss. From Uzbekistan

Baser K., Nuriddinov K. R., Nigmatullaev A., Aripov K. N.

Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol.9, no.4, pp.453-454, 1997 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 1997
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/10412905.1997.9700747
  • Journal Name: Journal of Essential Oil Research
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.453-454
  • Keywords: Essential oil composition, Labiatae, Mentha asiatica, Piperitenone oxide, Trans-piperitone oxide
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


Water-distilled essential oil of Mentha asiatica was analyzed by GC/MS. Thirty seven compounds were characterized representing 97% of the total components detected. The major constituents of the oil were trans-piperitone oxide (64.51%) and piperitenone oxide (12.34%). © 1997, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.