Early Effects Of Peppermint Oil On Gastric Emptying: A Crossover Study Using A Continuous Real-time 13C Breath Test (BreathID System)
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In otherwise healthy men given a 200mL test meal (200kcal) with 0.64mL of peppermint oil, the early phase of gastric emptying was increased. This was thought to be a mechanism by which peppermint oil can reduce symptoms of GERD.