1 4 cup raw honey. There aren t too many cold medicines on the market for kids under 4 anyway.
Making a homemade cough syrup using olive oil will help you combat your cough as well as reduce reduce inflammation in the throat.
Best homemade cough syrup. The best homemade cough syrup ever. Pour the water into a medium saucepan and add the dried herbs. My daughter thinks this one is the best homemade cough syrup recipe.
This one is particularly great for children over the age of one. It made me feel better almost immediately and it was a serious life saver. Why is pineapple juice the best homemade cough remedy.
Over the past few years this handy little remedy has become one of the most popular posts on this website. It is a very mild soothing and effective cough syrup. Cinnamon coconut cough syrup.
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I found that the best way to use this cough syrup recipe was to put a teaspoon that s all you really want to use at a time in a small cup like a shot glass and down it in the back of your throat. Alternatively make thyme tea by adding 2 tsp of dried thyme to a cup of hot water. Between artificial dyes alcohol corn syrup and all the other ingredients in store bought cough syrup let s just say i m not a huge fan.
Honey helps with coughs particularly buckwheat honey in a study of 110 children a single dose of buckwheat honey was just as effective as a single dose of dextromethorphan in relieving nocturnal cough and allowing proper sleep. How to use homemade cough syrup. This homemade cough syrup recipe is great for kids over the age of 12 months.
So while i include an awesome cough syrup recipe below just know that pineapple juice by itself works wonders. This recipe comes from my grandmother to my mother to me and now to you. Here it is here s what you do recipe 2.
Steep for 10 minutes before. 2 medium sized oranges of any variety naval are the best a lemon and a lime cut up into small pieces rinds and all and toss into the saucepan place 1 inch of tap water into the pan tightly cover and set on the stove on low heat simmer gently for an. This method minimizes the super strong taste when you miss your tongue completely.
This homemade cough remedy is a spicy honey cider syrup potent enough to calm a cough and soothe a sore throat. I have one more recipe. To treat coughs using thyme look for a cough syrup that contains this herb.
Isaac has only had two colds so far and this recipe does a great job with soothing sore throats and coughing especially with that nagging nighttime coughing. A few months ago i got bronchitis and had a seriously sore throat so one of my friends who is also a nutritionist brought me this. You need 1 quart of filtered water cup ginger root cup chamomile flowers cup marshmallow root 1 tablespoon cinnamon cup lemon juice and 1 cup honey.