Oregano has many healing properties such as:
• Used as a decoction or infusion and fights intestinal atony, facilitates digestion and calms the nervous system.
• It is also a diuretic and emmenagogue. The shoots of the plant are used for the decoction, when it is in bloom, because then it contains the oil that has the greatest therapeutic value.
• Oregano “tea” helps with hypertension and atherosclerosis.