Peppermint (Mentha piperita) has been a classic essential oil choice for the treatment of nausea for many years. Studies have shown it to be effective for reducing PONV (post-operative nausea and vomiting, chemotherapy-induced nausea, pregnancy-related nausea, and colonic spasms during colonoscopy. Peppermint is believed to exert its influence on the gastric lining and colon through its alcohol compounds, menthone and menthol.

Used in: QueaseEASE, Expecting