A 21-year-old male asked:
Can peppermint tea (decaf) help with acid reflux symptoms? i've seen mixed opinions; some say it makes it worse..! omeprazole is currently not working
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Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
5.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Possibly: Peppermint oil has been used effectively for a variety of digestive issues (flatus, nausea, vomiting, cramps, loose bowel movements, heartburn, indigestion & irritable bowel syndrome). Anecdotally, it is reported to help with headaches, musculo-skeletal pain, dental pain, upper respiratory infections, inflammatory conditions as well as viral & bacterial infections.
250 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 10, 2018
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