Its antibacterial and cytotoxic action accept been advised by a accumulation in Tunisia (Hayet et al., 2007). Sclareolide approved acceptable antibacterial action adjoin accepted animal pathogens, including Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli and Enterococcus faecalis (Hayet et al., 2007).
Sclareolide is not about accepted for its bioactive properties. Instead, it is mostly acclimated as a fixative or abject in the aroma industry, replacing the big-ticket ambergris believed to arise in the belly of the agent whale, an endangered and rapidly vanishing breed (Schneider et al., 1996). Its perfumery uses cover amber, ambergris, maple, pepper, spice, tea and tobacco. It is aswell acclimated in cosmetics, because it is anticipation to accord to tanning of derma and/or concealment of hair (Moser et al., 2010).