Information on Natural Cough Remedies
Sometimes a cough can be triggered by certain nasal irritants or allergic reactions and it cannot be treated by decongestants or
antihistamines because of the side effects. In those
cases the cough needs to be treated with natural remedies in order to avoid the
side effects such as congestion, ringing in the ears, anxiety and tremors in
Natural cough remedies are very efficient in relieving certain
symptoms such as dry cough, rebound congestion, itchy eyes, ringing in the
ears, irritated eyes, fatigue, runny nose, lethargy, sneezing, rapid shallow
breathing, post nasal drip, heart palpitations, sinus congestion, cracked
mucous membranes, painful sensations, dry mouth, headaches, anxiety, labored
breathing, tremor in the hands, throat congestion and shortness of breath.
Natural cough remedies can also be very efficient in improving the levels of
energy, enhancing the social activities and improving the quality of sleep.
Natural cough remedies are a much better option than all the different types of flue remedies, antihistamines, cold remedies, decongestants, cough remedies, inhaled steroids or nasal sprays.
Causes and Types of Cough
A cough may be an indication of hay fever or some other allergic
reactions or it may be one of the first symptoms of some respiratory disease.
The two main types of cough are dry coughs and chest coughs. Dry cough does not
produce any phlegm which is always associated with the chest cough.
also commonly associated with the chest cough. Two different types of cough
require completely different treatment methods. Mucus always needs to be
removed in all the cases of chest cough. Chest cough is often triggered by
various different types of infections that may affect the upper respiratory
tract or even the lower respiratory tract.
The symptoms usually include high
temperature, phlegm and wheezing. Natural cough remedies may speed up the
process of recovery by removing phlegm and soothing the nasal irritation. Dry
cough may sometimes be associated with certain allergic reactions triggered by
several different types of irritants such as dust, chemical fumes, smoke, room
deodorizers, smoke, cleaning agents, pollen, plants, mold, pets and freshly cut
Dry cough only irritates the throat and the chest but it can be treated very successfully by using natural remedies. Coughing may also be an indication and the only symptom of asthma. Asthmatic coughing can also be treated very efficiently by using certain natural cough remedies.