How to Prevent Dry Cough at Home?

Dry coughs are some of the most annoying and painful ailments that people experience. Itís like this incurable dry itch in the back of your throat that you just canít get rid of. There are some home remedies you can use to get rid of your dry cough.


1) Raw Honey : Raw honey is one of the oldest home remedies for any type of cough on the market.

2) Tea made the licorice root : Simply boil some 8 ounces of water and add to the licorice root Ė about two dry tablespoons.

3) Sea Salt Water : Donít drink the saltwater, gargle it. Add 1 teaspoon of salt to 8 ounces of warm water and use it the way you would use mouthwash. Gargle this three times a day.

4) Steam : Boil some water and put it in a bowl. As you breathe in the steam, drape a towel over your head in the bowl to improve its potency.

5) Tea Made from Thyme : Boil and ounces of water and add 2 tablespoons of dried thyme to it. Filter it and drink.

6) Black Pepper and Raw Honey : Take 8 ounces of warm water, and add 1 tablespoon of raw honey and 1 teaspoon black pepper. Blend the mixture together and drink up.

7) Peppermint and Ginger Syrup : Take 4 cups of warm water and add 1 cup of honey. Add 3 tablespoons of chopped ginger and 1 tablespoon of chopped peppermint into the concoction. Drink this 2 to 3 times a day or whenever you feel the itch starting to creep up.

8) Turmeric : Mix equal amounts of grounded turmeric and carom seeds to 4 cups of water. Boil the mixture. Keep boiling it until half the mixture has boiled away. Add some honey to the mixture for taste and drink up.

9) Ginger : Simply take about a thumb-sized chunk of ginger root and chop it up. Add it to about 4 cups of boiling water and let it cool. Drink the concoction the way it is Ė add some honey for taste if you like.

10) Garlic : Boil a glass of water and add a few cloves to it. While itís boiling, add a pinch of marjoram. You can also make a syrup using clove oil, garlic, and honey that you can take three times a day.

11) Marshmallow Root : Simply create a tea by boiling some water and steeping the marshmallow root in it. Make sure you strain the solution to filter out the root and drink three times a day.

12) Tea Made from Marjoram : Boil some water and steep some fresh marjoram leaves in it. Filter the tea and drink three times a day.