Liber Herbarum Minor (English)
The incomplete reference-guide to Herbal medicine

Rev.31-01-2014

Water-mint

Plant Names
English Water-mint, Marsh mint, Mentha aquatica, Spearmint, Water Mint 
Latin Mentha aquatica Müll., Mentha aquatica var. aquatica
Plant partsHerb / Grass, Leaf, foliage, Oil
Diseases & Uses
Diseases abdominal pain, Abdominal trouble, Ache, Aches, Acute coryza, Acute viral nasopharyngitis, Adstringent, Affections of the liver, Aids digestion, analgesic, Anodyne, Anorexia, Anorexy, Anti-bacterial, Anti-diarrheic, Anti-diarrhoeal, Antiinflammatory, Antiphogistic, antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Appetite stimulant, Appetizer, Appetizing, Asthenia of liver, Astrigent, Astringent, Bactericidal, Bactericide, baktericidal, benificial effect on the digestion, biliary disorders, Bilious affection, Biliousness, Carminative, Cephalagia, Cephalalgia, chill, cholagogic, Cholagogue, Choleretic, Clears gas, Cold, colds, common cold, complaints of the stomach, convulsive state, cooling, cramp, Cramps, diaorrhea, Diaphoretic, Diarrhea, diarrhoea, Digestive, Digestive disorders, digestive problems, digestive trouble, Digestive weakness, Disdorders of the bile, disease of the digestive organs, disease of the gall, disease of the liver, disease of the stomach, Disinfectant, disorders of the digestive system, disorders of the liver, dispepsia, dyspepsia, Emetic, Eupeptic, Expellant of bile, Fart, feeling of nausea, Flatulence, flatus, Gall-bladder complaints, gallbladder disorders, Gall-bladder problems, Gall complaints, Gas, Gastralgia, Gastroenteritis, Good for digestion, good for the stomach, headache, headaches, Head colds, head pains, hepatic disease, hidrotic, improves appetite, improves digestion, Increases the appetite, increase the bile secretion, indigestion, Induce sweating, induce vomiting, Inflammation, insomnia, Intestinal affections, intestinal complaints, intestinal diseases, intestinal disorders, intestinal gas, intestinal problems, lack of appetite, Liver ailments, liver complaints, liver diseases, Liver disorders, Liverishness, liver problems, Loss of appetite, mildly anaesthetic, Nausea, No medical use, no medicinal use, Pain, painful disorders, painkiller, pain relief, pain relieving, Pains, pain stilling, Pick-me-up, Poor appetite, Poor digestion, Promotes digestion, reduce inflammation, Refrigerant, Refrigerent, relax spasms, sleeplessness, soothes headaches, spasm, Spasmolytic, Stimulant, Stimulant to increase appetite, stimulates digestion, Stimulates the flow of bile, Stimulates the gallbladder, stimulate the appetite, stimulating, stomach ache, stomach atony, stomach complaints, stomach debility, Stomach disease, stomach disorders, Stomachic, stomach lassitude, stomach pains, stomach problems, stomach tonic, stomach trouble, sudorific, sweat-inducing, Tonic, Vasodilator, vomitive, Warming digestive, weak stomach, wind
Women's diseases Dysmennorhoea, Dysmenorrhea, Menstrual pain, painful periods, Period pain
Foods Aromatic, Condiment, culinary herb, Flavor, flavouring, spice, tea substitute
Ingredients
 (-)-Limonene, 1,8-Cineol, 2-N-Amylfuran, Acacetin, Acetone, Alpha-Pinene, Apigenin, Beta-Caryophyllene, Beta-Farnesene, Beta-Myrcene, Beta-Pinene, bitter essence, Bourbonene, Camphene, carvone, Caryophyllene, Caryophyllene-Oxide, Cis-Beta-Ocimene, Elemol, enzyme, essential oil, eucalyptol, formic acid, Furfural, Gamma-Terpinene, limonene, linalool, Linalyl acetate, Melissic-Acid, menthofuran, menthol, menthone, Menthyl-Acetate, myrcene, Nerolidol, Octan-3-ol, Octan-3-Ol-Acetate, P-Cymene, P-Cymol, pinene, Piperitone, pulegone, Rosmarinic-Acid, Sabinene, Tannic acid, tannin, Tanning agents, terpinene, Terpinolene

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Diseases & UsesPlant parts ↔ Method of use
abdominal pain, gastralgia, stomach ache, stomach pains?
analgesic, Pain, Ache, Aches, Anodyne, painful disorders, painkiller, pain relief, pain-relieving, Pains, pain stilling?
Anorexia, Loss of appetite, Anorexy, Appetite stimulant, Appetizer, Appetizing, improves appetite, Increases the appetite, lack of appetite, Poor appetite, Stimulant to increase appetite, stimulate the appetite?
Antiinflammatory, Antiphogistic, reduce inflammation?
Antiseptic, Bactericide, disinfectant, Anti-bacterial, Bactericidal, baktericidal?
Oil ↔ ?
Antispasmodic, cramp, spasm, convulsive state, Cramps, relax spasms, Spasmolytic?
Aromatic, Flavor, flavouring?
Astringent, Adstringent, Astrigent?
biliary disorders, Bilious affection, Biliousness, Disdorders of the bile, disease of the gall, Gall complaints?
Cholagogue, cholagogic, Expellant of bile?
Choleretic, increase the bile secretion, Stimulates the flow of bile, Stimulates the gallbladder?
common cold, Acute coryza, Acute viral nasopharyngitis, chill, Cold, colds, Head colds?
cooling, Refrigerant, Refrigerent?
Culinary herb, Spice, Condiment?
Diarrhea, Anti-diarrheic, Anti-diarrhoeal, diaorrhea, Diarrhoea?
digestive disorders, digestive problems, disease of the digestive organs, disorders of the digestive system?
? ↔ Extract
Dysmennorhoea, Dysmenorrhea, menstrual pain, painful periods, Period pain?
dyspepsia, Aids digestion, benificial effect on the digestion, Digestive, digestive trouble, Digestive weakness, dispepsia, Eupeptic, Good for digestion, improves digestion, indigestion, Poor digestion, Promotes digestion, stimulates digestion, Warming digestive?
emetic, induce vomiting, vomitive?
feeling of nausea?
Flatulence, Carminative, Clears gas, Fart, Flatus, Gas, intestinal gas, wind?
? ↔ Extract
Gall-bladder complaints, gallbladder disorders, Gall-bladder problems?
Gastroenteritis?
Headache, headaches, Cephalagia, Cephalalgia, head pains, soothes headaches?
Inflammation, Antiinflammatory?
Intestinal affections, intestinal complaints, intestinal diseases, intestinal disorders, intestinal problems?
Liver diseases, Affections of the liver, Asthenia of liver, disease of the liver, disorders of the liver, hepatic disease, Liver ailments, liver complaints, Liver disorders, Liverishness, liver problems?
mildly anaestheticOil ↔ ?
Nausea?
? ↔ Extract
Oil ↔ Inhaled
No medical use, no medicinal use?
Pick-me-up, stimulant, stimulating?
sleeplessness, insomnia?
Stomach disease, Abdominal trouble, complaints of the stomach, disease of the stomach, indigestion, stomach complaints, stomach disorders, stomach problems, stomach trouble?
stomachic, good for the stomach, stomach atony, stomach debility, stomach lassitude, stomach tonic, weak stomach?
sweat-inducing, Diaphoretic, hidrotic, Induce sweating, sudorific?
tea substitute?
Tonic?
Vasodilator?
Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn0414