Peppermint (Mentha x piperita L.)

Common Name: 
Peppermint
Functions and Usage: 
  • Used for colds, fevers, indigestion, gas, stomachaches, nervous tension, heachaches, insomnia
  • Reducing muscle spasm of the gastrointestinal tract
  • Externally with Oil of Peppermint to treat neuralgia and myalgia
Dosage and Preparation Notes: 
  • Infusion of leaves
  • Essential Oil
Contraindications: 
There are currently no contraindications listed.
Notes: 

There are no additional notes for this herb.