Home Remedies For Dry cough

It is said that even the strongest of men are prone to the simple yet deadly trio of common cold, headaches and cough. And in terms of number of occurrences, common cold and headaches fight for the top slot but what makes cough dangerous is that most folks aren't prepared for this throat havoc.

Grind ginger into very fine pieces and pour honey on it. Then chew on this preparation 3 times daily until such time the cough goes away. You can also replace ginger with garlic, if you have an aversion for ginger.

After your mastered the first exercise, learn how to cough with both, your mouth and nose closed. How could this be done? When you get an urge to cough, keep your mouth closed and your nose pinched. You will get more CO2 in airways and increase your body and brain oxygen levels.

Homeopathy is a natural form of complete healing, which is very versatile. You can see a professional homeopath for all your health needs. And you can buy and use the common remedies, found in good home prescribing kits. Preferably, it's best to do both as both have their advantages.

Aloe Vera, a well known medicinal plant which is used to manufacture a number of skin ointments primarily, also combats dry cough effectively. Mix Aloe Vera juice with honey to formulate syrup that soothes the throat and also acts as an expectorant. It clears the chest if there are deposits of mucus in it and also alleviates asthmatic conditions

Mix one teaspoon of onion juice with one teaspoon of honey. Set aside for four to five hours before using. This is an excellent home made cough syrup. Take twice daily or until the cough subsides.

Almonds are useful for dry coughs. Soak seven kernels of almonds overnight and remove the brown skin. Make a fine paste out of it. Add 20gms of butter and sugar to the paste. This paste can be taken in the morning and evening for good relief from dry cough.

Essential oil of juniper- A few drops may be used in hot water for cough relief.

Try steam inhalation using boiling water to clear your sinuses and reduce dry cough. Add a dash of honey or aloe vera juice for better effects.


No comments

Powered by Blogger.