Remedy Details for care and relief of Sore Throat
Drink basil tea for the care and relief of Sore Throat
Effectiveness: 2.9 Popularity: 28
Why it works:
Holy basil is a major component in Ayurveda cough medicine. It loosens up mucus for easy expectoration.
How it works:
Drink water boiled with basil leaves, and also use to gargle to relieve sore throat.
The above-ground parts of basil and basil oil are possibly unsafe when taken by mouth as a medicine for long term use.
Do not take large amount of basil if you are pregnant or nursing.
Basil might slow blood clotting and lower blood pressure. Use caution if you have bleeding or blood pressure related conditions.
Stop using basil at least two weeks before a scheduled surgery.
The self cure remedy of Drink basil tea for the care and relief of Sore Throat has an effectiveness score of 2.9 and a popularity score of 28 on the self-cure system.