Thyme, due to its high volatile oil content, is one of the best antiflatulent herbs we have at our disposal. It can be used in cases of respiratory and digestive infections. It can be used for gargles against laryngitis and tonsillitis , soothing irritated throat and irritative cough. It is an excellent cough curative, as it causes expectoration and reduces unnecessary spasms. It can be used in cases of bronchitis, whooping cough and asthma. Due to its mild styptic action, it can be used in cases of child diarrhea and night urination (bedwetting).