Thyme is a commonly used herb and considered an “old time” remedy with significant healing properties. It is used mainly for respiratory, stomach, uterineand bowel problems. In addition, is also has a calming, almost sedative action on the nervous system. Don’t let this fool you. It is a powerful and safe (non-toxic) herb that can eliminate infections, destroy pathogens particularly worms and remove toxins from the system.
It is useful for children as well, particularly those who are debilitated and exhaused by lingering coughs.
You have undoubtedly heard of Listerine? Thyme forms the basis for this substance.
There are some 50+ varieties of thyme. The most therapeutic is called Thymus Vulgaris. It can also be used to cook with.
Thyme comes in capsule, raw, oil and liquid form.
SUMMARY of USES
- menstrual issues such as dysmenorrhea
- asthma and other respiratory ailments such as bronchitis
- stomach weakness such as cramping, dyspepsia and diarrhea
- sore throats and other throat ailments
Can also be used topically as a deodorant