Mint tea is customarily used in Brazil as a cure for different diseases. It has been known for its healthy properties in fighting digestive system problems for a long time. It helps for indigestion and flatulence because tannins contained in mint inhibit the spread of the putrefactive bacteria.
Now scientists discovered that mint also alleviates pain and anxiety. Mint tea is just as effective as commercial analgesics but it has no side effects. According to scientific studies a cup of strong mint tea is as nutritious as a synthetic aspirin. The herb tea is brewed by boiling dry leaves at a very low heat for 15 minutes; thus you will be able to make the best of the mint.