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What is the best natural medicine for common cold?

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Asked by steve, 09 Jan '11 12:17 pm
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Garlic is one of the more popular home cures for colds. Many cultures have a home remedy for the cold using garlic, whether its chicken soup with lots of garlic, a drink made with raw crushed garlic, or if it just involves eating raw garlic.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 09 Jan '11 12:21 pm

 
  
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A strong tea with has ginger, thulasi, pepper, etc
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 09 Jan '11 12:26 pm

 
  
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Masala chai
Answered by Surender Rao, 09 Jan '11 12:21 pm

 
  
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Adrak tulsi ki chai...................yaa fir gudd in hot water
Answered by kamal purohit, 09 Jan '11 12:18 pm

 
  
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According to WebMD, people who have colds can get nasal relief from pressure and congestion by properly blowing their nose. This is better than sniffling, which forces mucus to go back into the head. It is important not to blow too hard because this can allow phlegm and germs to make their way into the passages of the ear. The recommendation is to place the index finger over one nostril and then carefully blow the other nostril.

Another way to reduce and treat cold symptoms is to sleep slightly elevated. WebMD recommends resting on two pillows in order to clear the nasal passages for cold and sinus allergy relief. If using extra pillows doesn't feel comfortable, try slightly raising the mattress by putting the pillows on top of the box spring underneath the mattress.
Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 10 Jan '11 04:02 pm

 
  
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1. Ginger, Tulsi and Black Pepper Powder...
Answered by Aditya Misra, 10 Jan '11 01:16 pm

 
  
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Mulethi
Answered by anil garg, 10 Jan '11 12:54 am

 
  
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Common Cold treatment using Lemon
Lemon is the most important among the many home remedies for common cold. It is beneficial in all types of cold with fever. Vitamin C-rich lemon juice increases body resistance, decreases toxicity and reduces the duration of the illness. One lemon should be diluted in a glass of warm water, and a teaspoon of honey should be added to it. This should be taken once or twice daily.

Common Cold treatment using Garlic
Garlic soup is an old remedy to reduce the severity of a cold, and should be taken once daily. The soup can be prepared by boiling three or four cloves of chopped garlic in a cup of water. Garlic contains antiseptic and antispasmodic properties, besides several other medicinal virtues. The oil contained in this vegetable helps to open up the respiratory passages. In soup form, it flushes out all toxins from the system and thus helps bring down fever. Five drops of garlic oil combined with a teaspoon of onion juice, and diluted in a cup of ...more
Answered by Ovilia Fernandes, 09 Jan '11 05:05 pm

 
  
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1. Steam inhaling preferably with a couple of drops of eucalyptus oil.
2. Raw zinger juice with tulsi juice mixed with honey.
Answered by Subramanya, 09 Jan '11 03:09 pm

 
  
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Time, It is said that if you take medicine, cold will take one week for cure. If you do not take medicine it will take seven days.
Answered by Vijai Sharma, 09 Jan '11 01:07 pm

 
  
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