In Indian medicine Absinthium is used for correction at higher faculties of brain concerned with psychical functions. It has been used in tincture followed by third potency for cure of epilepsy. Putting a drop of the tincture on the tongue during epileptic attack is effective to modify the convulsion. Absinthium is useful in nervous excitement, sleeplessness, hysterical and infantile spasms and spasmodic facial twitching. Large doses will cause headache and may produce tremors but small doses act as gentle stimulant. Absinthium contributes to its medical efficacy affecting the bitter taste receptors and stimulating secretions for better digestions, has anti-inflammatory, anti-tumour, insecticidal action and brain stimulating action in small doses but is toxic in excess. Use under medical supervision.