The oil is very useful in the treatment of infections and inflammations. The peppery scented oil has a mild stimulating effect.
Sabinene (9.1%), ß-elemene (9.4%), ß-caryophyllene (3.1%), epi-cubebol (4.3%), and cubebol (5.6%) were the main components of the berry oil. trans-Sabinene hydrate (8.2%), ß-caryophyllene (5.0%), epi-cubebol (4.2%), cadinene (16.6%) and cubebol (4.8%)
It is used in massages for relieving stress and muscular aches. The oil is also very effective in the treatment of urinary tract infections. Leucorrhoea, gleer, gonorrhoea are some of the infections that is treated by using this oil.