Being sick is the worst experience one can ever have with all the sneezing, coughing and sore throat with cold and flu attacking the person and making that person miserable. All of these symptoms are usually taken care of by gulping down spoonfuls of store brought cough syrup. But the store brought cough syrups have their own side effects like sleepiness and drowsiness setting in after drinking the syrup. Also our body builds up resistance to such syrups if they are taken in excess. We have for you a cheap, homemade recipe for cough syrup and drops that you can make from ingredients you have in your kitchen.
1 What is cough?
A cough is generally described as a reflex of the body to clear the throat of any mucus or foreign things that irritates the throat. But if the coughs become too frequent, it can signal to onset of a disease. Some of the reasons of cough may be smoking, hay fever, asthma, sinus problems, infections and allergic reaction to medicines. Chronic cough is something that persists for a long time and is not a disease in itself and is actually an indication of a disease that is settling in. the most common cause for chronic coughing is smoking cigarettes and second most common cause is asthma. Asthma is a disease that causes the airways to shut off. It causes difficulty in breathing and wheezing and some have chronic cough as a symptom. Sometimes the cough goes by itself, but most of times a dose of antibiotics is needed to stop the coughing. You can buy over the counter cough syrup and it is more than enough to cure you. But click on next slide for a homemade recipe that is easy to make for coughs to go away and doesn’t have any side effects.