How to cure a severe cough?
Cough is a reflex protective reactionthe human body, aimed at cleansing the airways. As you know, cough can be dry or wet. The methods of cough treatment are chosen depending on what kind of treatment it is.
How can I cure a severe dry cough?
Dry throat cough can be cured withsuch medicines as "Libexin", "Sinekod" or "Glavent". To reduce the perspiration in the throat will help a variety of candies from cough: "Strepsils", "Geksoral", "Doctor Mom."
If cough is allergic, you should take antihistamines - Tavegil or Suprastin.
In the case when a strong dry cough is a symptom of bronchitis, in order to transfer it to the moist one, mucolytics will be required: Acetylcysteine, Mukaltin, and so on.
In addition to taking medications, witha strong dry cough is useful for making steam inhalations, for example, inhalations from potato broth, herbal sage infusion, mother-and-stepmother, chamomile flowers or eucalyptus leaves.
A strong dry cough is also calmed by numerous folk remedies, in particular, a decoction of the berries of fig in cow's milk, the juice of black radish with honey, carrot juice or lime tea.
How to cure a strong moist cough
To treat wet cough use mucolytics of a different mode of action: "Acetylcysteine", "Bromgeksin", "Ambroxol" and many other drugs from this series.
To facilitate expectoration, various plant syrups are used, made on the basis of marshmallow, mint, oregano, licorice, thyme or anise.