Cultivated throughout the world, peppermint offers countless medical properties. Its leaves and the tips of its flowers are scientifically proven to be beneficial:
- It is one of the most commonly used plants for digestive problems.
- It relieves nausea, indigestion, bloating, and cramps.
- It is antispasmodic and eliminates gas.
- It has biligenic properties.
Medical peppermint contains 1-3 percent volatile oil that includes menthol, menthone, flavonoids, phenols, triperten, and tannin.