Cough and sore throat happen from time to time and we desperately look for a solution. Make these homemade drops that will reduce the symptoms in no time!
For one thing, this is definitely the flu, colds and coughing period of the year. This is the time when we experience sore throat, runny nose, sniffling and headaches; due to the freezing weather.
Desperate times call for desperate measures; first thing that pops on our minds is buying syrups, drops or pills in order for the agony to stop. However, these pharmacy-bought products are not always successful or it takes a long time until you’re completely cured. Moreover, they’re expensive and sometimes cause side-effects.
Actually, these side-effects are caused by dextromethorphan, hydrochloride and ephedrine which each cough syrup contains. They suppress the cough symptoms but they might also interfere with other medications and cause various side-effects.
For that matter, we’ll present you a perfectly natural cough and sore throat drops that will effectively clean your passages from secretions, foreign particles, toxins and microbes. That’s why you’ll need to have handy these natural drops. They will help you get rid of all the mucus and secretions and will effectively stop the cough.
In addition, making these drops you’ll save a lot of money, you’ll strengthen your immune system and you’ll accelerate the recovery process.
Cough and sore throat natural drops
- A pinch of Ceylon cinnamon (or regular, if you cannot find Ceylon)
- 100ml of coconut oil
- 100g of raw honey
First, take one big bowl and pour the coconut oil into it. Stir for a few seconds until it becomes frothy. Continue stirring while gradually adding the honey into it. You should stir as long as the mixture looks like a thick, full and homogeneous paste. Add the cinnamon in the end and stir once more.
Next, take an empty ice cube tray and pour the paste in it. Freeze it for at least half an hour and take the drops out. Put them into a Mason jar and keep them in your fridge up to 2 months.
You can use the drops on daily basis for prevention, but for treating cough and sore throat, use one in the morning and one before going to sleep.
What you should know about these ingredients is that they are powerful antiviral, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory means. This is the ultimate combination for bacteria, virus and fungi elimination, infection prevention and alleviation of the symptoms.