MENTHA PIPERITA MOTHER TINCTURE Mentha piperita also known as pepper mint is a homeopathic plant remedy. The whole plant is used for preparation of tincture which is further prepared into dilutions. This is a good remedy for respiratory ailments especially cold, cough and sore throat. This plant is curative for the following conditions : Respiratory Dry cough worse from cold air or tobacco smoke Throat is sore and painful Hoarseness or husky voice Voice husky. Skin Good for severe itching Every itching leads to soreness While writing there is itching of arm and hand Itching of the vagina Herpes zoster Abdomen Bloated abdomen, disturbing sleep Colic in infants Gas or Flatulence Dose- As prescribed by physician. Can be taken along with other allopathic medicines. Side effects- None Precautions Maintain half an hour gap between food/drink/any other medicines and homeopathic medicine. Avoid any strong smell in the mouth while taking medicine e.g. camphor, garlic, onion, coffee, hing. Similar drugs - Rumex and Lachesis Use under medical supervision.