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Can eating a peppermint candy help with IBS (irritable bowel syndrome)?

Asked by RedDeerGuy1 (19627points) 1 month ago

Instead of taking a IBGuard peppermint pill?

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zenvelo's avatar

No. Candy is candy, IBGard is a way of delivering peppermint oil.

Chewing altoids as an alterntaive will probably just give you heartburn,

snowberry's avatar

You could try peppermint tea, with no sugar. I have noticed that sugar often gives me a sour stomach. that couldn’t help IBS.

RedDeerGuy1's avatar

@snowberry Ok I will check my grocery store for peppermint tea next time I go shopping.

RedDeerGuy1's avatar

Ordered Tetley Tea Pure Peppermint Herbal Tea, 20-Count and IBGuard peppermint pill. Will try with the free Athabasca university free English exam.

RedDeerGuy1's avatar

Will try McDonalds peppermint tea. Also ordered more IBGuard and the above tea from Amazon.

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