Natural remedies for bronchitis
bronchitis, may occur after a viral (sometimes, bacterial) infection that affects the lungs, or it may develop after a long history of cigarette smoking that results in permanent lung damage.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Natural Remedies for Bronchitis
Bronchitis is the inflammation of the
tubes leading to the lungs often marked
by cough that produces thick mucus.
Acute bronchitis is a condition that follows a cold or respiratory
infection accompanied by fever, sore throat, wheezing, and a burning
sensation in the chest.
Chronic bronchitis is a long-term condition that is often associated
with smoking, exposed to secondhand smoke, dust or air pollution.
Avoid irritants that harm the lungs.
An adequate amount of rest help the body recover from
fatigue due to chronic coughing.
Take plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration and help thin
Use an air humidifier or steam inhalation from a bowl to make
your mucus thinner and improve expectoration.
Lose weight to avoid excessive strain on your heart, which
is common in people with bronchitis.
Exercise to improve your lung function.
Wash your hands often and avoid crowds to prevent
getting a viral infection.
Consult a professional homeopath for remedies to treat
bronchitis in addition to your standard medical care.
Chicken soup and warm liquids like tea help soothe sore throat
Take nutritional supplements under your doctor’s supervision.
These “good” bacteria may help prevent
It helps reduce the frequency of attacks of severe
It helps prevent respiratory tract infections like
colds, which trigger bronchitis.
It helps reduce cold symptoms and reduce
one’s risk of bronchitis.
Allium sativum (Garlic)
It helps people get fewer colds and helps
people recover from colds faster.
Panax quinquefolius (Ginseng)
It helps prevent colds, and reduce the
frequency and severity of colds.
Lobelia inflata (Indian tobacco)
It is used as a remedy for bronchitis and other
Verbascum densiflorum (Mullein)
It is used as an expectorant, helps clear mucus
in your lungs.
Mentha x piperita (Peppermint)
It is widely used to relieve cold symptoms.
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