Peppermint is used in digestive support as a remedy for gas, nausea, heartburn, cramping, bloating, flatulence, hiccups, and indigestion. It can help to ease the pain of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and it supports the gastrointestinal tract as well as the gallbladder and bile ducts.
It relieves menstrual cramps and can also ease tension headaches.
It is an effective aromatherapy (supports the upper respiratory system) and helps to alleviate the symptoms of cold and flu.
It also helps to alleviate nausea and vomiting during pregnancy.
It is also used against skin infections, rashes and bug bites.
Peppermint may help to alleviate the symptoms of chemotherapy induced vomiting.
Recommended dosage: .5 - 1ml taken in a small glass of water or juice 2 x daily on an empty stomach for better absorption.