Spearmint

(USAN, rINNM)

💊 Chemical information

Menta; Mentha Viridis; Menthae Crispae Folium; Mint.

💊 Profile

Spearmint consists of the dried leaves and flowering tops of common spearmint, Mentha spicata (M. viridis) or of scotch spearmint (M. cardiaca) (Labiatae). Spearmint is the source of spearmint oil (below). It has carminative properties and is used as a flavour.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Braz.: Giamebil†. Multi-ingredient: Chile: Te Laxante; Cz.: Hertz- und Kreislauftee†; Fr.: Mediflor Tisane Digestive No 3; Switz.: Gel a la consoude; Tisane antirhumatismale; Tisane pour l’estomac; Tisane pour le coeur et la circulation; Tisane pour le sommeil et les nerfs.
Published May 08, 2019.