caraway oil


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caraway oil

[′kar·ə‚wā ‚ȯil]
(materials)
A pale-yellow to colorless liquid that is slightly soluble in water; distilled from the dried fruit of the caraway plant (Carum carvi), the main ingredients being carvone and d-limonene; used in flavors, medicines, soaps, and perfumes. Also known as caraway seed oil; carui oil.
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In conclusion, the results of the present study indicate that onion, lavender, and caraway oils are promising alternatives for the control of T.
Madisch A, Heydenreich CJ, Wieland V, Hufnagel R, Hotz J (1999) Treatment of functional dyspepsia with a fixed peppermint oil and caraway oil combination preparation as compared to cisapride.
May B, Funk P, Schneider B (2003) Fixed peppermint oil] caraway oil combination in functional dyspepsia--efficacy unaffected by H.
May B, Kohler S, Schneider B (2000) Efficacy and tolerability of a fixed combination of peppermint oil and caraway oil in patients suffering from functional dyspepsia.
Micklefield GH, Greving, I, May B (2000) Effects of peppermint oil and caraway oil on gastroduodenal motility.
James Close's carrots with local blue cheese and caraway oil, one of the vegetarian options on the menu at the Raby Hunt