Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Supplements » Peppermint
 

Peppermint

Peppermint

Peppermint: Peppermint is an herb used medicinally that is claimed to have pain-killing benefits and a soothing effect on the gastrointestinal system. Peppermint contains menthol and is available in a wide variety of medications and supplements.

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Beneficial For Conditions: Peppermint

Adequate amounts of Peppermint are claimed to be potentially beneficial for:

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Preventative For Conditions: Peppermint

Adequate amounts of Peppermint are claimed to be potentially preventative for:

  • Gastric distress
  • Irritable bowel symptoms

Toxicity/Overdose Risks For Supplement Or Excessive Intake: Peppermint

Excessive intake of Peppermint may involve the following risks:

  • Consult with your physician or healthcare practitioner before using in children
  • Do not use during pregnancy or lactation
  • Possible allergic reaction in some people
  • Possible interactions with other supplements and medications
  • Consult with your healthcare provider before using any supplements, herbal remedies or alternative therapies

Peppermint: Other Names

Other names for this supplements (Peppermint) include:

  • Mentha peperita

More Vitamins & Supplements Topics

  • Evening Primrose Oil
  • Eyebright
  • Female Estrogen with Progestrone Tincture
  • Fennel
  • Fenugreek
  • FenuZyme Bronc Care
  • Feverfew
  • Figwort
  • Fish Oil
  • Flavonoids
  • Flaxseed Oil
  •  

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise