Thyme is an herb from the mint family, Ancient Egyptians used it in their embalming practices, while ancient Greeks used it as incense. When thyme is steeped in alcohol for days or weeks, it turns into a solution known as a tincture.
Research has shown the good effect of thyme in lowering blood pressure. Thyme essential oil helps to stop coughing. It boost immune system because it is packed with Vitamin C, the aroma gets rid of pests but it boost your mood and thyme has been used as condiments in most Mediterranean dishes. Thyme is taken for bronchitis, whooping cough, sore throat, colic, arthritis, upset stomach, stomach pain (gastritis), diarrhea, intestinal gas (flatulence) and skin disorders and many more.