|Urdu Name:ست پودینہ/Sat Podina|
|Scientific Name:Mentha spicata|
Menthol is an organic compound extracted from the oils of Mentha, a genus of plants in the mint family. It can be synthesized and is used as a flavoring or fragrance in a variety of products.
Known for its cooling sensation and healing properties, menthol is popular in toothpastes, mouthwashes, cough drops, cold remedies, lip balms, body balms, and more. It’s used to treat plaque or bacteria in the mouth, cough, sore throat, and minor aches and pains.
Benefits of Menthol:
- Relieves indigestion and alleviates IBS symptoms
- Boosts brain function
- Combats cold symptoms
- Lessen headache pain
- Boosts energy
- Fights bacteria
- Easy to Add to Your Diet
- May Mask Bad Breath
- Subjectively Improves Cold Symptoms
- May Decrease Breastfeeding Pain
- May Help Relieve Indigestion
Menthol is FDA-approved, and safe when used in accordance with the Drug Facts label. If you have any specific questions about a product, you should consult with your healthcare provider.