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Thyme flowers (Thymus sp.). This plant is used in herbal medicine in the treatment of respiratory infections. An essential oil obtained from the plant contains an antiseptic known as thymol, which treats infected toenails. An infusion of the leaves makes a tea that is effective against coughs and bronchitis. It is also used as a flavouring in cooking.
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