Studies related to Heart Rate and Lavender

The Effect of Lavender Aromatherapy on Autonomic Nervous System in Midlife Women with Insomnia
Effect Decrease
Trial Design cohort
Trial Length 16months
Number of Subjects 67
Gender f
Notes for this study:
In midlife women with insomnia, 20 minutes of lavender inhalation twice weekly for 12 weeks is associated with reduction in heart rate and heart rate variability and improvements in sleep quality; no placebo control

The Effects Of Lavender Oil Inhalation On Emotional States, Autonomic Nervous System, And Brain Electrical Activity

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 24 hours
Number of Subjects 20
Gender Both Genders
Age Range 18-29
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
Relative to placebo aroma (almond oil), Lavender was associated with reductions in blood pressure and improvements in a relaxed mental state (self reports of relax, good, active, and fresh self-reports) and accompanying alterations in brain wave function