Cajuput oil is
a volatile oil obtained
by distillation from the leaves of the myrtaceous trees Melaleuca leucadendra, Melaleuca cajuputi, and probably
other Melaleuca species.
Our produced Oil comes from the trees found
throughout Java and Ambon Islands of Indonesia.
The majority of the oil is
produced on the Indonesian island of Java and Sulawesi.
The name “cajeput”
is derived from its Indonesian name, “kayu putih” or "white
The oil is prepared
from leaves collected on a hot dry day, macerated in water, and distilled after
fermenting for a night.
This oil is extremely pungent, and has the odor of a
mixture of turpentine and camphor.
It consists mainly of cineol.
It is frequently employed externally as
It is an ingredient in some liniments for
sore muscles such as Tiger Balm (Singaporean Brand) and Indonesian
traditional medicine called Minyak Telon.
It is also used as
an ingredient in inhalants/decongestants and topical pain/inflammation remedies
such as Olbas Oil.
Cajeput is used for the treatment of bacterial or fungal
infections in fish.
Common brand names containing Cajeput are Melafix and
Melafix is a stronger concentration and Bettafix is a lower
concentration that makes it harder to overdose smaller fish, especially bettas.
It is most commonly used to promote fin and tissue
regrowth, but is also effective in treating other conditions, such as fin
rot or velvet. The remedy is used
mostly on betta fish.
- Cajeput Oil
Production Capacity :
- 12,000 Kgs / year
- 25 Kg Jerry Can
- 180 Kgs