- What other names is Wild Mint known by?
- What is Wild Mint?
- How does Wild Mint work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Wild Mint.
People take wild mint tea for diarrhea and menstrual cramps. It is also used as a drying agent (astringent) and stimulant.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Painful menstrual periods.
- Other conditions.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of wild mint during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.