Modern medicine is not always helpful in curing the most common health problems. The following recipe is the most efficient way to get rid of persistent cough.
A cough is a twitchy muscle contraction, which frees the body of mucus accumulated in the bronchi, which can be infectious. Thus, cough – is our assistant that we need to support.
The solution to this problem is in the treatment with sage. The high efficiency of the plant is explained by the content of valuable essential oils in its leaves, which have antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects. Also, it contains high amounts of phosphoric acid, vitamin C, B1, P, tannin.
In the case of a dry cough, folk medicine recommends the treatment with a mixture of milk and sage. It is believed that such a drink softens the dry, exhausting cough, dissolves phlegm, stimulates mucus and facilitates expectoration.
It has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effects which contribute to faster recovery.
Pour 250 ml of milk in a pot, add 1 tablespoon tea of sage leaf, and boil it on low heat. As soon as the milk boils, immediately remove it from the heat. Add 1 teaspoon of butter in this solution, cover and let it rest for 15 minutes.
After that, the solution should be strained. Add 1 teaspoon of honey and one teaspoon of turmeric (for children – half a teaspoon) and then stir.
Drink the whole remedy half an hour before going to sleep. You will surely have calm night without the exhausting cough!
Until you feel relief and you can easily eliminate mucus from the bronchi. The recipe can be used by both, children and adults.
This drink can stop lactation, so nursing mothers should not consume it. Moreover, is not recommended.