Τhe king of herbs, Cretan origin
The Beneficial Herb Dittany traditionally used medicinal plant.
The herb of Crete from ancient times was considered a "panacea", which means a cure for any disease and the maintenance of good health.
Dittany is an effective antioxidant, strengthens the body's defences, fights the formation of free radicals and the effects of harmful agents in the body.
Relieves cough associated with cold, tonsillitis and sore throat. It is considered a gastrointestinal drug for stomach discomfort and mild gastric disorders. With healing and astringent properties against gingivitis.
Its main components are carvacrol 68.96%, β-fellandren 18.34% and p-cumin 4.68%, substances due to its excellent antioxidant, antimicrobial & astringent properties.
For the preparation, heat water in a 200 ml pan, as soon as the boiling starts, add the dittany 0.5-1 gr and leave it on the fire for a few more seconds, take it off the heat and leave it covered for 3-5 minutes.
Drink cold, if you want add a little orange peel and honey.
Dittany is not suitable for children and pregnant women.
Ingredients: Origanum Dictamnus (dittany of Crete)