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- Order number: HP7688-0050
- Manufacturer: Herbathek
- Herkunftsland: Ägyptische Landwirtschaft
Thymus vulgaris L., leaf and flower, ground, controlled organic cultivation.
for bronchitis, whooping cough and catarrh of the upper respiratory tract
Thyme in ground form can be used in many ways in the kitchen. In order to use thyme specifically as a medicinal plant, various forms of application and administration are available. In addition to fresh plant juice, drops or syrup, thyme can also be taken as a tea. For colds, it is recommended to use thyme as a bath additive.
Caution! Do not use thyme in large quantities during pregnancy.
Description of medicinal herbs
The healing power of thyme has been known for many centuries. Already Hildegard von Bingen recommended thyme for respiratory distress or whooping cough and also in older herbal books such as the Gart der Gesundheit (Garden of Health) or the book of the Italian doctor Pietro Andrea Mattioli, thyme was recommended for many complaints such as chest pains, to stimulate the appetite, for digestive complaints, for warts or for wound treatment. It was used as honey, pure, as a poultice, in vinegar or boiled in wine.
The title of medicinal plant of the year, which thyme was awarded in 2006, shows that thyme is still a versatile medicinal and aromatic herb today.
Thyme (Thymus vulgaris) belongs to the labiates family.
Chölm, Demut, Echter Thymian, Garten-Thymian, Immenkraut, Kunerle, Roman Quendel, Spanish Kudelkraut, Welscher Quendel, Zimis,
Ingredients of thyme
"Essential oils (borneol, pinene, cymene, camphor, carvacrol, limonene, linalool, thymol)
Medicinal properties of thyme herb and flowers
Thyme has a variety of medicinal properties. Among other things, it has antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal and anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, expectorant, antipyretic, analgesic, appetite stimulant, digestive and immunostimulant properties. In naturopathy, thyme is used for these reasons, especially for the following diseases and complaints:
"flu-like infections and colds
" common cold
" stomach problems
" Digestive problems
" Muscle cramps
" Joint complaints
" impure skin
" fungal infections
" menstrual cramps
" gum inflammation