**As our customer, should you purchase these types of oils we urge you to be knowlegable in the use of the oil, by purchasing an information booklet, visiting your library, the internet, etc. Some oils can cause allergic reactions, others should not be used by pregnant women, or people with certain medical conditions. (note, 10% means essential oil is reduced by cutting with a carrier, for volume. Does not diminish the fragrance of the E/O, but it gives our customers a chance to purchase very expensive oils in a smaller volume) Cardamom: Traditionally has been used as an anti-spasmodic, expectorant, anti-bacterial. Cardamom oil may help with indigestion, particularly that caused by nervous stress; can assist with coughs or congestion. Cardamom Essential Oil has traditionally been used as a tonic to the digestive system, as well as a component of many sensual aphrodisiac blends. It is used for flatulence and dyspepsia. Cardamom oil may relieve spasm, making it possibly beneficial for colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, indigestion and cramps. Cardamom oil may be of benefit where the digestive system is affected by nervous tension. It is noted, like black pepper essential oil, to be a powerful digestive stimulant. In addition, Cardamom oil can relieve nausea and may be useful for morning sickness in pregnancy for some mothers-to-be. Cardamom oil is also noted for its antiseptic properties, and may stimulate phagocytic action of the immune system. It is also thought to be supportive of the nervous system and could be useful in massage blends addressing sciatica.