Indian Journal of Research in Homoeopathy


homoeopathy; clinical verification; mentha piperita

Article Type

Original Article


Mentha piperita has been used in Homoeopathy for many conditions like dry and spasmodic cough, hoarseness of voice, husky voice, productive cough, tendency to catch cold, headache, painful throat, infantile colic, pruritus vulvae, pain in neck, pimples on face, herpetic eruptions, etc as found in the literature. Besides these, pharyngitis, vertigo, coryza, tracheitis, gastritis, constipation and Urticaria were also relieved by this medicine and thus unfolding the hidden character of the medicine in there clinical conditions during the study. A total of 6372 patients participated in this multicentric clinical verification study at various Units/Institutes under Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy to confirm the symptom of Mentha piperita, as mentioned in the homoeopathic Materia Medica.

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Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy



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