. oil on the enveloped viruses herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 in vitro.. of peppermint oil, the essential oil of Mentha piperita, against herpes simplex .
. of Heidelberg found that thyme oil â€“ along with several other essential plant oils â€“ has significant antiviral potency against the herpes simplex virus type 2.
Essential oils from anise, hyssop, thyme, ginger, camomile and sandalwood were screened for their inhibitory effect against herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) in vitro on RC-37 cells using a plaque reduction assay.
In this study, in order to determine the antiherpetic effect of essential oils, the plaque. of cervical cancer.2, 3 Two types of this virus are more prevalent: HSV–