Its essential oil contains thujone, camphor, borneol, eucalyptol, linalool.
Thanks to its numerous active ingredients, it is extremely widely applicable to a wide variety of ailments. Sage has an anti-inflammatory and antiperspirant effect. Its regulating effect on sweat formation is also known. It is recommended as a rinsing agent against gingivitis, inflammation of the mouth and pharyngeal mucosa. For respiratory diseases, sage is one of the best herbs. Its use internally is recommended for the treatment of bloating and indigestion. The leaves are suitable for treating insect bites and minor swellings by rubbing the damaged surface with leaf sap