Peppermint dry extract
Yellowish-brown colored powder with a specific odour and taste.
Peppermint is a very useful and valuable plant for humans. Its healing properties are known for a long time. The first mention of this plant is found in Assyrian and ancient Egyptian cultures.
Mint has been widely used in cosmetology, phytotherapy, aromatherapy, pharmaceutics, traditional medicine, and cooking.
Useful properties of the plant are primarily in the high content of menthol (appointed for the treatment of angina, with the expansion of cerebral vessels, increased nervous excitability.)
- ursolic acid and oleanolic acid;
- tannins (6-12%);
- trace elements.
Peppermint leaves contain:
- up to 3% essential oil;
- inflorescences - 4-6%;
- stems - up to 0.3%.
The chemical composition of the essential oil. The main component of the essential oil is menthol (50-80%).
In addition to menthol, the oil contains:
- menthone (12-25%);
- pulegon and other monocyclic terpenoids.
It is also highlighted with azulene.
Peppermint leaf preparations have a mild sedative, moderate antispasmodic, antiseptic and analgesic effect, as well as have a reflex coronary dilatory effect, increase capillary circulation and intestinal motility. When taken regularly, they have a tonic and wound healing effect. A weak hypotensive effect was also found.
Strengthen the secretion of the digestive glands, improve appetite, reduce the tone of smooth muscles of the intestine, bile and urinary tract.
Peppermint leaf preparations have choleretic properties that are associated with polyphenolic compounds. They not only enhance the exocrine function of the liver, change the composition of bile, increase the secretion of cholates, cholesterol and bilirubin with bile, but also increase the antitoxic function of the liver, normalize metabolism, and reduce edema of hepatocytes in hepatitis. It is excreted from the body with bile and has an antiseptic effect on bile and bile ducts, increases the amount of bile and the concentration of bile acids.
- with spastic phenomena in the gastrointestinal tract, bile ducts, pancreatic ducts;
- with neuralgia, toothache;
- in inflammatory diseases of the upper respiratory tract and stomatitis;
- with angina.
- children under 12 years of age.
We have built a full production cycle - from searching and collecting raw materials, manufacturing a product to delivering an order to the client's territory. This guarantees you stable prices, consistent quality and continuous supply. We focus on the needs of our customers and, upon request, carry out additional analyzes, develop the necessary documentation and produce extracts and powders with the characteristics you need.
We check raw materials and final products with the help of laboratory tests at every stage from raw material preparation to finished extracts and powders. The supplied products comply with the EU safety and quality standards.
We use double packages of 5-10 kg to prevent moisture condensation. Packages are placed in strong five-layer cardboard boxes or craft bags. If an order consists of 4 or more boxes or bags it can be plased on a pallet at your request.
The main cargo delivery is carried out for customer`s account by DHL or Europiir Logistics, which helps our customers save on shipping costs without sacrificing its quality. At your request, we`ll send the available goods in any convenient way from Tallinn within 2 days after making the payment.
The average production and delivery time for custom-made goods is 35–40 days.
Payment is issued on proforma invoice or you can do it online through the Paysera payment system.