A 39-year-old member asked:
Peppermint oil, for irritable bowel, vs just using the peppermint candy. which is better?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Peppermint Oil: Studies seem to suggest that peppermint oil has roughly equivalent efficacy in managing ibs with less side effects than
anticholinergics. I would recommend peppermint oil versus peppermint candy as candy will contain increased sugars and other preservatives that would not be advisable.
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
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Last updated Oct 23, 2017
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