Saint Petersburg, FL
A 18-year-old male asked:
I drank a small amount of peppermint extract, is that bad?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
No though may cause: Peppermint is used as a medicinal herb. It is a natural antimicrobial and is used to reduce cramps and spasms in irritable bowel syndrome. In some people too much peppermint may cause temporary gastroesophogeal reflux (leading to a case of heartburn), so that is the worst that might happen.
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
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Last updated Jun 6, 2020
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