Strong antimicrobial action. Strengthens the immune system. Treats coughs and colds.
Cretan oregano offers a natural protective shield, as it prevents the symptoms of colds and bronchitis but also reduces them, relieving severe cough cases. Also effective against disorders of the colon, such as diarrhea.
Although most commonly used in cooking, Oregano also has powerful medicinal purposes. It's been known to relieve the symptoms of coughs & colds as well as relieveing digestional issues such as indigestion.
Insecticidal action: The compounds carvacrol, thymol and α-terpinene give the characteristic botanical aroma of oregano and thyme and protect the skin from insect bites.