|Synonyms||Peppermint Oil Terpeneless (40% L-Menthol)|
Peppermint oil is used primarily as a flavoring and aromatic in a wide variety of products. As an alternative medicine, it has been used as an antispasmodic, an antiseptic, and as an anti-HSV1 and anti-HSV2 antiviral. Additionally, peppermint oil has been used to treat cramps, dyspepsia, nausea, the common cold, sore throat, and to relieve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome and tension headaches. It may also be used topically to treat myalgia and neuralgia.