PEPPERMINT SPIRITS Mentha piperita Liquid extract of
dried leaf blended with essential oil of fresh herb. When all
else fails you can turn to Herb Pharm's peppermint extract the
old fashion digestive remedy.
Actions: Stomachic that enhances circulation and secretions of
stomach; stomach antispasmodic and carminative; relieves nausea
and vomiting; checks abnormal fermentation in stomach. Breath
freshener. Flavorful, aromatic corrigent.
Uses: Its agreeable flavor makes Peppermint Spirits especially
appropriate in the treatment of various maladies of the stomach
and intestines. Indicated in stomach upset, gastro-intestinal
spasms and flatulent colic; to allay nausea and vomiting and
ease diarrhea discomfort. Promotes good digestion and relieves
indigestion. Eases griping caused by laxatives. Excellent
adjunct in treating gastro-intestinal symptoms associated with
maladies of the gallbladder and pancreas. Excellent,
quick-acting remedy for hiccup. Produces sweating and promotes
recovery from colds and flu (taken in hot water). Taken
internally and rubbed into the temples and forehead, it gives
relief from nervous headaches, migraines and sick headaches.
Dose: Take 20 to 40 drops in half-cup water, 2 to 5 times per
day. Best taken after meals to facilitate good digestion or
Cautions: Do not take undiluted extract drops internally. When
applying topically, take care not to get the extract or its
vapors in the eyes.
information is for educational and research purposes only.
It is not intended to medically prescribe or promote the sale of
any product, nor is it intended to replace qualified medical
healthcare. If you have, or think you have a condition which
requires medical attention, you should promptly seek qualified