Lamiaceae Mentha arvensis L.

Canadian Mint

Cheyenne - Drug, Antiemetic

Use documented by:
Grinnell, George Bird, 1905, Some Cheyenne Plant Medicines, American Anthropologist 7:37-43, page 39

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Scientific name: Mentha arvensis L.
USDA symbol: MEAR4 (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Canadian Mint
Family: Lamiaceae
Family (APG): Lamiaceae
Native American Tribe: Cheyenne
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Antiemetic
Notes: Decoction of finely ground leaves and stems taken to prevent vomiting.

RECRD: 89548 id: 22610