The most common consequence of colds and flu is coughing. Often it is so strong that a person has seizures, as a result of which he begins to choke. It is very important to start treating your cough as soon as possible to avoid complications and relieve your condition.
In case of a strong cough, use special medications, the action of which is aimed at expanding the bronchi and liquefying the accumulated mucus in them. They must be prescribed by a doctor, but after the patient has been examined. In no case should you choose them at your own discretion, otherwise there is a high risk of exacerbation of the cough. As a result, you cannot quickly cure it.
How to cure a severe adult cough?
Use folk remedies to treat a severe adult cough. Take a saucepan with a little water, bring it to a boil and put the lemon in it. Cook it for 15 minutes. Then pull it out, cut it in half and squeeze out the juice. Add 2 tbsp to it. l. honey and glycerin. It is necessary to take ready-made syrup before meals for 1 tsp. 4-5 times a day.
Grate black radish, take cheesecloth and squeeze out the juice. Stir it in with 5 tbsp. spoons of honey. Take a ready-made composition of 2 tbsp. l. before every meal and at night.
Squeeze the juice from the carrots and add milk in equal proportions to it. Stir the drink and take it before meals. This must be done 5-6 times per knock. Each time you need to prepare a new portion of such a tool.
Grind a few peeled onions, add 400 g of sugar there and cook the mixture over low heat for 2 hours, after adding 700 ml of water to it. Then cool and add 50 g of honey. Pour the resulting mixture into a glass jar and close it with a lid. After a few hours, you can start taking it at 4 tbsp. l. after meal.
How to cure a severe cough in a child?
In order to get rid of strong medicines, but also folk remedies. A decoction based on licorice roots helps a lot. They are taken in an amount of 10 g and filled with boiling water. Then all this is put in a water bath and kept for 20 minutes. The finished broth is cooled and filtered. It is taken 3 times a day for 1 tbsp. l.
If the child has a strong dry cough, then take 1 onion and 1 clove of garlic, chop them, and then put them in milk and cook for 10-15 minutes. Then add 1 tbsp to the mixture. l. honey and mint juice. You need to take 1 tbsp. l. after meal.
Viburnum berries effectively fight a strong cough. They need to be mixed with a small amount of granulated sugar, and then left in a dark place for 2-3 hours. You need to give the child sweetened berries 1 tbsp. spoon as soon as he has a cough or discomfort in his throat.