Eucalyptus is renowned for its ability to aid the function of the
respiratory system and hence is used to help treat coughs and colds. It has an affiliation to the immune system and boosts the body's ability to fight infections. It also helps sooth stress and anxiety.
WARNING: Eucalyptus oil is very potent so should not be applied directly to the skin or used in any form when taking any homeopathic remedies. Like all essential oils, to be safe, you should avoid using Eucalyptus essential oil during the early stages of pregnancy.