A decoction of the leaves of peppermint helps with diarrhea, it has a diuretic effect. It improves digestion, increases peristalsis, neutralizes the putrefactive processes in the intestine.
Peppermint is useful for strengthening the nerves, weak eyesight, relaxing muscles, for treating diseases of the throat. In the form of compresses it relieves the pain of rheumatism, brings relief for itchy skin, has an absorbing effect.
Warm mint decoction is recommended to people with gastro-intestinal diseases of various kinds. The use of peppermint is particularly valuable in the acidity, and it relieves pains, prevents nausea, improves appetite.
The infusion of the dried leaves has a choleretic effect