The Egyptians, the Assyrians and the Hebrews all used peppermint. Excellent for the digestive system, stimulates the secretion of gastric juices and bile. A carminative, it provides relief from nausea, trapped gas, flatulence and colitis, as a result of the menthol it contains. A refreshing plant, it is a good general tonic and even an aphrodisiac. Not to be given to babies, limit consumption for children and nursing mothers.
Try out according to your own taste with infusions 8-10-11-13-14.