What is Lavender Essential Oil?

Category: Complementary and Alternative Medicines


Therapeutic-grade lavender has been highly regarded for the skin.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Insomnia 5 1
Anxious mood 4 1
Fibromyalgia 2 1
Bipolar II disorder 1 1
Burning sensation in feet 1 0

Show all 19 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 7

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lavender Essential Oil

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Lavender Essential Oil

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Expense 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Lavender Essential Oil


Stopped using Lavender Essential Oil

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 5
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 7
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 5
Not specified 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started using Lavender Essential Oil after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Trazodone (Apo-Trazodone) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Lavender Essential Oil.