Herbs Hands Healing
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Common Name Peppermint
Genus / Species Mentha piperita
Part Used Leaf, essential oil
Energetics Spicy, bitter, slightly cool
Meridians Liver, lungs
Active Constituents Flavonoids including luteolin, menthoside
Volatile oil including menthol, menthone
Phenolic acids
Triterpenes
Medicinal Uses Digestive
Carminative
Diaphoretic
Circulatory stimulant
Antiseptic
Bronchial dilator