PEPPERMINT OIL, ITS USEFUL, AND ADVERSE EFFECTS ON HUMAN HEALTH: A REVIEW

  • NAGEENA SHABBIR Department of Chemistry, Lahore Garrison University, Lahore, Pakistan,
  • SYEDA MONA HASSAN Department of Chemistry, Lahore Garrison University, Lahore, Pakistan,
  • SHAHZAD SHARIF MUGHAL Department of Chemistry, Lahore Garrison University, Lahore, Pakistan,
  • SUMAIRA PERVEIZ Department of Chemistry, Lahore Garrison University, Lahore, Pakistan,
  • MUNEEZA MUNIR Department of Chemistry, Lahore Garrison University, Lahore, Pakistan,
  • MARYAM MUSHTAQ Department of Chemistry, Lahore Garrison University, Lahore, Pakistan,
  • MUHAMMAD KAMRAN KHAN Government College University, Faisalabad, Pakistan.

Abstract

Fundamental oil of Mentha piperita are perplexing blends detached from sweet-smelling plants which may have antimicrobial, cooling receptor trigger, pesticidal, anticancer, hack, asthma, and use in painkiller, exercises of enthusiasm for the sustenance and corrective enterprises just as in the human well-being field in pharmaceutical. According to the German Commission E monographs, peppermint oil is greatly employed as an antispasmodic in the stomach and intestine in bile channel and for the treatment of peevish entrails disorder, inflammation of the respiratory tract, and aggravation of the oral mucosa. Remotely, M. piperita has been employed for myalgia and neuralgia. As indicated by German Commission E, M. piperita may likewise go about as a carminative, disinfectant, and pectolytic, having soothing activity. Enteric-covered peppermint oil containers (Colpermin) are mostly employed as an orally controlled antispasmodic premedication in the study of large intestine.

Keywords: Peppermint oil, Effects to human health, Medicinal effects, Pharmaceutical implications

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SHABBIR, N., HASSAN, S. M., MUGHAL, S. S., PERVEIZ, S., MUNIR, M., MUSHTAQ, M., & KAMRAN KHAN, M. (2020). PEPPERMINT OIL, ITS USEFUL, AND ADVERSE EFFECTS ON HUMAN HEALTH: A REVIEW. Innovare Journal of Ayurvedic Sciences, 8(6), 1-4. https://doi.org/10.22159/ijas.2020.v8i6.39189
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