Thyme Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients
Action of Thyme
Nutrients in Thyme
Leaves, Flowering Tops, Stems, Berries
Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Thyme
Avoid use during pregnancy and Breast Feeding.
Avoid use by high blood pressure patients.
It may cause Stomach disorder.
Thyme is a shrub.
It is perennial.
It grows in a temperate climate.
It grows up to 40 Cm.
Best used for Tonsillitis.
Materia Medica for Thyme
Thyme is a small, shrubby and an evergreen plant. It is perennial. It is native to southern Europe. It is cultivated in Europe and North America. It blooms from April to July. It grows to a height of fifteen inches. It is a strong, spicy taste and odor herb. It acts as a preservative.
The stems are stiff. It bears gray green leaves. It has blue lavender pink whitish flower.
It contains essential oils, alpha-pinene, flavonoids, beta carotene, geraniol, limonene, camphor, citral, amino acids, caffeic, caprylic, chlorogenic, cinnamic acid, gallic, vanillic and other essential fatty acids, salicylates, tannin, calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, potassium, selenium, zinc, B-vitamins and vitamin C.
It is best for snakebites, headaches and the poisons of marine creatures. Roman soldiers use this herb to maintains their courage and strength. Tea made from Thyme's leaves prevented nightmares .
Thyme is best for cough and relieves chest congestion It treats upper respiratory tract infections and lung disorders. The herb is wonderful for the deep seated chest infections. It loosens and expels mucous congestion from the lungs and head. It treats infections of the upper respiratory passages. It effective remedy for sore throats, croup, whooping cough, bronchitis, laryngitis and asthma.
Thyme supports the gastrointestinal system. It relaxes the smooth muscle of the stomach. Thyme alleviates chronic gastritis, lack of appetite, enteritis, dyspepsia, indigestion, Irritable Bowel and colic. Thyme eases convulsions, stomach cramps, menstrual cramps and spasm induced coughing.
It stimulates and tones up the nervous system, such as neurasthenia, depression, nightmares, nervous exhaustion, insomnia and melancholy.
Thyme treats yeast infections, Candidiasis and athlete's foot. It is used in Mouthwash. Thyme is good for tumors, dental decay, plaque, thrush, tonsillitis, halitosis and deep wounds. It is effective remedy for skin parasites and destroys hookworms, roundworms and threadworms.
Pregnant and nursing women should not use this.
Overdose may cause gastric irritation, headache, dizziness, convulsions and coma.
People with heart problems seizure disorders or epilepsy should avoid this.
Avoid in case of allergic problems.
Thyme ( Ajavayan ke phul) for Cancer
Take one tablespoon of Thyme with one tablespoon of honey. Have 3-4 times a day.
Thyme ( Ajavayan ) for Cold, Flu
Boil the herb in a cup of water.
Add some Honey for taste and drink warm.
It also reduces Fever.
Prepare a decoction of Thyme seeds. Have a cup once a day.
Thyme ( Ajavayan Ke Phul ) for Cuts
Prepare tea from Thyme ( Ajavayan Ke Phul ). Use it for wash cuts twice or thrice a day.
Prepare tea from Thyme ( Ajavayan Ke Phul ). Drink it 3 to 4 times a day.
Take cotton cloth. Fill with dried Thyme ( Ajavayan Ke Phul ). Place it over affected part for half an hour.
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Herbal Treatment Asthma 2
Take Lobelia, Thyme and Ephedra.
Prepare decoction. Drink 2-3 times a day.
Herbal Treatment Whooping Cough 1
Prepare a decoction of Wild Cherry, Sundew, Coughwort, Thyme . Take two times a day.
Herbal Treatment Candidiasis 1
Prepare Thyme and Fenugreek Tea. Drink it 3-4 cups a day.
Or Let it cool. Wash the infection with this tea.
Herbal Treatment Athlete's Foot 1
Prepare a paste of raw Tomatoes, Basil leaves, Celery, Carrot, Dill, Fennel, Sage and Thyme. Apply this paste on the affected area.
Herbal Treatment Bad Breath 4
Add 6 drops of each (Thyme, Tea Tree Oil , Chamomile, Peppermint) in Brandy. Use as a mouth wash.
Herbal Treatment Emphysema 3
Add Basil, Hyssop and Thyme oil in One jug of boiled water. Take steam bath.
Herbal Treatment Strep Throat 2
Take 30 g leaves of each Lime, Thyme and Geranium. Boil them in Olive Oil. Apply it to your Throat at night.
NOTE : Cover your Throat after application.
Herbal Treatment Respiratory Diseases 4
Take some boiling water in a bowl.
Put 8-10 drops of essential oils of Sage and Thyme ( Ajavayan ) in it.
Cover your head and face with a towel and inhale the aroma.
Herbal Treatment Anxiety 2
Take the following herbs on equal quantity :
Sage Dried and Powdered
Basil ( Tulsi in India ) Leaves Dried and Powdered
Rosemary ( Rusmary in India ) Dried and Powdered
Thyme ( Ajavayan in India ) Powdered
Ginger ( Adrak in India ) Dried and Powdered
Mix all ingredients. Have half teaspoon with milk at night daily.
Herbal Treatment Baldness 27
Take the oils of following herbs :
Olive : Jaitun : Oil : 20 gram
Almond : Badam : Oil : 20 gram
Jojoba : Oil : 20 gram
Tea Tree : Oil : 10 gram
Thyme : Ajavayan : Oil : 10 gram
Patchouli : Oil : 10 gram
Rosemary : Rusmary : Oil : 20 gram
Spikenard : Jatamasi : Oil : 20 gram
Put all oils in a glass bottle. Cover. Leave it for a week. After a week, massage your scalp with this preparation twice a week. It is an effective formula to cure hair problems.