Studies related to Flatulence and Peppermint

Enteric-coated, PH-dependent Peppermint Oil Capsules For The Treatment Of Irritable Bowel Syndrome In Children

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-2 Weeks
Number of Subjects 42
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 7-12, 13-17
Body Types Average
Notes for this study:
0.1mL of peppermint oil thrice daily (or a single dose of 0.2mL) to children with IBS was able to provide relief to pain symptoms associated with the disease state, with 76% of the intervention reporting benefits relative to 19% in placebo.