Herbs and Home Remedies for All Type of Cough

  1. Give 7 gm. juice of Safed Vasa fresh leaves with honey to the patient. It is beneficial in old cough, bronchial asthma and tuberculosis.
  2. Give 10 – 15 gm decoction of Malabar nut, munakka and sugar candy, 3-4 times a day. It cures old cough.
  3. Take 2 – 3gm of ajwain powder with warm water or warm milk, 2 – 3 times a day. It provides relief from cough, headache, cold and works as anthelmintic.
  4. In case of severe cold and repeated cough, take 125mg of ajwain extract, 2gm of ghee, and 5gm of honey. Mix them well and give this to the patient thrice a day. It controls the phlegm production and helps control cough.
  5. In case of cough and fever take 2gm of ajwain, ½ gm of pippali and prepare decoction. Give 5 – 10gm of this decoction to the patient. It helps in controlling cough and fever due to cough.
  6. In case of cough, take 1gm ajwain, 2gm liquorice root, 1 gm chitrakmool. Prepare decoction and give this to the patient with warm water every night.
  7. Take 5gm ajwain and boil it in 250gm of water. When water is reduced to half, strain it, mix it with salt and give it to the patient at night before going to bed.
  8. 3-4 gm of akarkara powder can be taken orally. It forces the cough to be flushed out through motion.
  9. Chew roasted walnut seeds. It is beneficial in controlling cough.
  10. Burn the walnut along with outer shell completely on fire. Take 1gm ash with 5gm honey. It helps in controlling cough.