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Pennyroyal Herb

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Pennyroyal Herb (c/s, Organically Grown)

Also Known As – Mentha pulegium,

Organically Grown Harvest - Our herbs is grown organically, fertilized with organic manure from our own chickens, rabbits and little kinder goats, and watered from our private well linked to the glaciers of  Mt.  Rainier and filtered into the Nisqually  River. Our herbs are hand picked, dried meticulously analyzed, test for freshness, aroma and taste before we package and deliver to you.

Overview - This species of Mint, a native of most parts of Europe and parts of Asia, is the Pulegium of the Romans, so named by Pliny from its reputed power of driving away fleas - pulex being the Latin for flea, hence the Italian pulce and the French puce. This name given the plant in ancient times has been retained as its modern specific name. It is sometimes known to the country-people as 'Run by the Ground' and 'Lurk in the Ditch,' from its manner of growth.

Medicinal Uses - Pennyroyal is used for colds, pneumonia, and other breathing problems. It is also used for stomach pains, gas, intestinal disorders, and liver and gallbladder problems. Women use it to start or regulate their menstrual periods. Pennyroyal is also used to control muscle spasms, cause sweating, and increase urine production. Some people use it as a stimulant and to counteract weakness.

  • Pennyroyal is applied to the skin to kill germs, keep insects away, and treat skin diseases. It is also used topically for gout, venomous bites, and mouth sores; and as a flea-killing bath.

Preparations - Usually as a tea but sometimes in extract and seldom in capsules. Topically the oil or fresh herb can be used as an insect repellent, but in some cases may induce a rash or similar reaction.


Preparation and Dosage are as follows: Infusion: pour a cup of boiling water onto 1-2 teaspoonfuls of the dried leaves and let infuse for 10-15 minutes. This should be drunk three times a day. Tincture: take 1-2 ml of the tincture three times a day.


Precautions - Should never be taken by women that are pregnant or think they may be pregnant.

Disclaimer - The information presented herein by Mountain Maus’ Remedies is intended for educational purposes only. These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, cure, treat or prevent disease. Individual results may vary, and before using any supplements, it is always advisable to consult with your own health care provider.

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  1. I'm in love with it. 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 10th Mar 2016

    I'm in love with it. The the seller are just too good and nice.
    My local post office misplaced my orders, when I contact MountainMausRemedies that I didn't receive my package, they follow it up and sent me another package which I received within 3 days. Thank you. Your customer service is excellent, and your product is perfect.

  2. Smells amazing! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 21st Jul 2015

    Arrived very quickly and smells amazing! Very pleased with my purchase

  3. Exceptional quality. 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 18th Mar 2015

    Love the smell of this! Exceptional quality.

  4. Smells amazing! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 10th Mar 2015

    Arrived crazy fast and perfectly packed. Smells amazing! Thank you!

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