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Traditional uses of thyme (Thymus vulgaris) include: treatment for coughs and upper respiratory congestion. It continues to be one of the most commonly recommended herbs in Europe for this indication. The German expert panel, the Commission E, has approved thyme for symptoms of bronchitis, whooping cough.
Experts have recommended the use of thymol in treatment of actinomycosis, onycholysis (separation or loosening of a fingernail or toenail from its nail bed), and paronychia (inflammation of the tissue surrounding a fingernail or toenail) due to its antifungal properties. Anecdotal reports of successful healing date to the 1960s.