Thyme

(USAN, rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Common Thyme; French Thyme; Garden Thyme; Kakukkfu˝; Rubbed Thyme; Thym; Thymi herba; Thymian; Timjami; Timjan; Timo; Tomillo; Tymiánová nat’; Vaistiniu mianku.

Pharmacopoeias.

In Eur..

Ph. Eur. 6.2

(Thyme). The whole leaves and flowers separated from the previously dried stems of Thymus vulgaris, or T. zygis, or a mixture of both species. It contains not less than 12 mL/kg of essential oil, of which a minimum of 40% is thymol and carvacrol, both calculated with reference to the anhydrous drug. It has a strong aromatic odour reminiscent of thymol.

💊 Profile

Thyme is the source of thyme oil (below). It has carminative, antiseptic, antitussive, and expectorant properties and is used chiefly in preparations for respiratory-tract disorders and as a flavour.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Austria: Scottopect; Chile: Hustagil†; Cz.: Bronchicum Husten-Pastillen†; Ger.: Anastil†; Aspecton; Biotuss; Bronchicum Pastillen†; Bronchipret; Expectal N†; Fichtensirup N†; Gelobronchial; Hustagil Thymian-Hustensaft; Hustagil Thymiantropfen; Husties†; Isephca S; Makatussin Saft†; Melrosum Hustensirup; Menthymin mono†; Mirfusot†; Nimopect; Pertussin; Sanopinwern; Soledum Hustensaft; Soledum Hustentropfen; Tetesept Erkaltungs; Thymipin N; Thymiverlan; Tussamag Hustenlosung; Tussamag Hustensaft N; Tussiflorin Thymian; Israel: Thymi Syrup; Pol.: Bronchicum N; Bronchicum T; Rus.: Bronchicum Husten (Бронхикум Пастилки от Кашля); Tussamag (Туссамаг); Switz.: Thymusin N. Multi-ingredient: Arg.: Cellskinlab Phyto Spot; Expectosan Hierbas y Miel; Austral.: Broncafect; Bronchilin†; Cough Relief†; Euphorbia Complex; Austria: Bronchipret; Bronchithym; Bronchostop; Brust- und Hustentee St Severin; Codelum; Eicebaer; Expectal-Tropfen; Krauter Hustensaft; LuufHustentee; Paracodin; Pilka; Pilka Forte; Pneumopan; Pneumopect; Scottopect; Thymoval; Tussamag; Tussimont; Belg.: Colimax†; Thymoseptine; Canad.: Herbal Throat†; Original Herb Cough Drops; Swiss Herb Cough Drops; Chile: Phyto Corrective Gel; Phyto Spot; Primacy Phyto +†; Rhus Opodeldoc; Cz.: Biotussil; Bronchialtee N†; Bronchicum Elixir†; Bronchicum Hustensirup†; Bronchicum Sekret-Loser†; Bronchicum Tropfen†; Bronchipret; Bronchostop†; Erkaltungstee†; Nontusyl†; Perospir†; Pleumolysin; Pulmoran; Stomatosan†; Thymomel; Urcyston Planta; Fin.: Katapekt; Fr.: Depuratum; Germose†; Saugella; Tussidoron; Ger.: Bronchicum; Bronchicum Elixir N†; Bronchicum Elixir Plus†; Bronchicum Elixir S; Bronchicum Pflanzlicher†; Bronchicum Sekret-Loser†; Bronchicum Thymian†; Bronchicum Tropfen N†; Bronchipret; Bronchosyx N†; Brust- und Hustentee; Cefadrin; Cito-Guakalin†; Dr Scheffler Bergischer Krautertee Husten- und Bronchialtee; Drosithym-N; Em-medical†; Ephepect-Pastillen N; Equisil N; Eucabal†; Eupatal†; Expectysat N; Harzer Hustenloser†; Hevertopect N†; Junisana†; Kinder Em-eukal Hustensaft†; Kneipp Husten- und Bronchial-Tee; Lomal†; Makatussin Tropfen; Melissengeist; Muc-Sabona†; Original Schneckensirup†; Phytobronchin; Pulmocordio mite SL†; Pulmotin†; Sinuforton; Thymipin N†; Tussiflorin forte†; Tussiflorin Hustenstiller†; TUSSinfant N†; Hong Kong: Pectoral†; Hung.: Bronchipret; Indon.: Bronchipret; Codipront cum Expectorant; Jesscool; Pectum; Silex; Thymcal; Israel: Pilka; Ital.: Altea (Specie Composta)†; Broncosed; Broncosedina; Immumil Plus; Immumil†; Pinedrin†; Piodermina; Saugella Attiva; Saugella Fitothym; Saugella Poligyn 7; Sebacnol†; Timo (Specie Composta)†; Tussol; Neth.: Balsoclase Compositum; Bronchicum; Philipp.: Bronchipret; Pol.: ApiHelix; Bobodent; Bronchicum Eliksir; Bronchicum†; Bronchosol; Dentosept; Dentosept A; Echinasal; Enterosol; Hedelicum; Herbapect; Mucosit; Neoazarina; Pectobonisol; Pectosol; PiniHelix; Salviasept; Saponarex; Tussipect; Tymsal; Port.: Calmarum†; Rus.: Bronchicum (Бронхикум); Bronchicum Husten (Бронхикум Сироп от Кашля); Bronchipret (Бронхипрет); Bronchipret TP (Бронхипрет ТП); Codelac Phyto (Коделак Фито); Eucabal (Эвкабал); Maraslavin (Мараславин); Passifit (Пассифит); Stoptussin-Fito (Стоптуссин-фито); S.Afr.: Bronchicough†; Bronchicum†; Cough Elixir; Spain: Natusor Asmaten†; Natusor Farinol†; Natusor Gripotul†; Natusor Infenol†; Natusor Renal†; Natusor Sinulan†; Pilka; Wobenzimal†; Switz.: Bronchofluid N†; Bronchosan Nouvelle formule†; Codipront cum Expectorans†; DemoPectol; Dinacode N†; Expectoran Codein†; Expectoran†; Liberol Dragees contre la toux†; Liberol Pastilles contre la toux†; Liberol Sirop contre la toux†; Makaphyt Gouttes antitussives; Makaphyt Sirop; Neo-DP†; Nican; Pectoral N; Pilka†; Strath Gouttes contre la toux; Thymodrosin N†; Tisane pectorale et antitussive; Tisane pectorale pour les enfants; Thai.: Solvopret; Solvopret TP; UK: Herb and Honey Cough Elixir; Venez.: Codebromil; Mixagel†; T-Samag.
Published May 08, 2019.