Thyme Dried 30gr
Thyme – The miracle herb
The ancient Greeks used it in their baths and burnt it as incense in their temples, believing it was a source of courage. The spread of thyme throughout Europe was thought to be by the Romans, as they used it to purify their rooms and to “give an aromatic flavour to cheese and liqueurs”.
Ιn European pharmacies thyme (Thymus vulgaris) is found in the form of balm as an aphrodisiac, from the 16th century.
The Romans also used thyme to flavor their spirits.
Thyme is characterized as a stimulant and invigorating herb, especially for diseases of the respiratory and gastrointestinal system.
It is administered in any form (decoction, extract, tincture, inhalations) to fight any kind of severe cough, bronchitis and general respiratory diseases.
As for the gastrointestinal tract, it is antispasmodic, treats colic, indigestion, gastritis, diarrhea and flatulence.
- It is disinfectant
- Prevents premature aging
- Prevents indigestion
- Reduces blood pressure
- Strong oral solution
- Better mood
Promising ingredient in medicines to fight various cancers such as colon and breast cancer
Some ways to use
Stem, leaves, flowers. By all means.
Precautions, side effects
The use of thyme should be made in moderation. Overconsumption can lead to overactive thyroid gland and intoxication with symptoms of vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness and heart failure.
No therapeutic dose of thyme should be taken during pregnancy or breastfeeding, and people with heart failure and high blood pressure should be especially careful in its use.
Thyme oil should not be taken orally as it is extremely toxic and should only be used for massaging.
The presentation of herbs is for informational purposes only. Herbs should be consumed with caution and with the consent of the doctor, especially for those who are receiving medical treatment, but also for pregnant women, nursing mothers and children.
Herbs are not drugs, nor should we consume them recklessly. They cannot cure all diseases. Plants should be used in moderation and always on the advice of experts who know better. Before using any herb, it is essential to make sure it is the right one. Misidentification of herbs is often the cause of many side effects.
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