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Peppermint Tea - Mentha piperita

Peppermint Tea - Mentha piperita

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100% High Quality, Natural Dried Peppermint Herb

Hybrid perennial mint resulting from cross-pollination between the watermint and spearmint.

Infusion: For a single cup, use 1 heaped teaspoon and steep for five to ten minutes. Drink up to three times a day.

Name: Peppermint (Bo He in Traditional Chinese Medicine)
Scientific name: Mentha piperita, M. piperita L
Country: Egypt
Pharmacological properties: antioxidant, antibacterial, antifungal, antiyeast, antiviral, anticancer.
Traditional/naturopathic use: Peppermint is used to support digestion, relieve heartburn and wind, soothe sore throats, coughs, and reduce headaches and dizziness. It can also refresh the mind by helping to calm the nervous system. 
Herbal energetics: aromatic and cooling
Qi deficiency/organs: lungs and liver
Contradiction: Too much may cause digestive discomfort. Is suitable during pregnancy, breastfeeding.
Homeopathy: Avoid drinking mint tea, and brushing your teeth for at least 30 mins before or after taking a homeopathic remedy as it is believed that mint decrease the potency of substances.

 

 

Reference: The wonderful activities of the Genus Mentha: Not only antioxidant properties, M.Tafrihi et al, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7923432/

Ingredients

Mentha piperita L.

Herbal actions

Herbal actions: Carminative, antispasmodic, antimicrobial, expectorant, anti-inflammatory, anti-emetic, diaphoretic, analgesic, choleretic, cholagogue

Disclaimer

Allergen information: Our teas are packed on premises that handle nuts (including peanuts), seeds, cereals, soya & products containing gluten.

Disclaimer: The MHRA or FDA has not evaluated our products, and therefore we cannot make any claims that they diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or health condition. We share information on botanical medicine for educational purposes only, and our guidance should not be taken as medical or health advice. Please consult your naturopath or doctor before consuming our teas. Some ingredients may adjust the effects of medication, including anti-depressants, and may not be suitable for pregnant or nursing women.

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