Coughing is a common condition for many. As soon the temperature of the air changes or the climate alters, numerous families are hit by it and can be seen sneezing and coughing all over the places. Cough can be linked to flu, fever and cold. In all of these cases our body starts coughing to remove the blockages and secretions that form in the respiratory system.
If cough persists for long then it can be an indication of a disease like tuberculosis and therefore medical attention should be sought as soon as possible.There are many home remedies that can help you with cough issues.
These are better than going for medicinal syrups and tablets which do not cure but suppress the condition to cause complications later, therefore avoid them if you can. Try the methods given below instead.
Best Remedies For Cough
Boil chopped ginger in water and add some black pepper on to it. Sip this infusion when it is hot and it will clear all the congestion in your respiratory tubes and thereafter cough. If you find it difficult to sip on because of its taste, try the same with tea and drink it slowly.
Boil fresh basil leaves with some cloves and add sugar for taste. Smell the aroma of this concoction for a while before you sip it and it will cure you of cough, flu and cold within a day. If cough is severe, then you will have to sip it for a couple of days but always use fresh basil leaves. This syrup will increase your immunity and your body will easily be able to fight the medical issues.
You would require turmeric powder, black pepper powder and milk to make this infusion. Boil them all together and stir the solution well. Filter the result and sip it hot, you can also store it for later use but warm it up for best results.
If you have regular irritation in your throat and you cannot talk normal because of it, hold some cloves in your mouth and chew them once in a while. Their extract would clear the itching and irritation in a while and you would be able to talk without glitches.
Chop onion into fine pieces so that you can collect some of its extract or juice. Add honey to it in equal proportion and take half a spoon of the mixture at least two times a day. If cough persists, increase the frequency of the intake and you would definitely see positive results in a day or two as it would clear your chest tracts and also supplement the immunity system.
Make a paste of pepper powder, ginger and cloves in equal proportion. Add this to jaggery and fry it a little in ‘Ghee’. Make small chewable balls out of the mixture and store them in a dry place.
Use whenever you are infected with cough. This Indian home remedy would definitely help your case and would never let you visit a doctor.