3 doctors weighed in:

Can lemon balm tea help with ibs?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes, possibly

Studies have shown that not only the oils of lemon balm, but also those of coriander and peppermint, can be antibacterial in people with ibs.
http://tinyurl.com/lfd8ntf peppermint actually has better data, though. http://tinyurl.com/n7sx8k6 and http://tinyurl.Com/ljnoyt7.

In brief: Yes, possibly

Studies have shown that not only the oils of lemon balm, but also those of coriander and peppermint, can be antibacterial in people with ibs.
http://tinyurl.com/lfd8ntf peppermint actually has better data, though. http://tinyurl.com/n7sx8k6 and http://tinyurl.Com/ljnoyt7.
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Christopher Crosby
Board Certified, Dermatology
14 years in practice
95K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available