Information on Cough, chronic

DescriptionCoughs are a symptom of respiratory tract involvement in any disease or imbalance. They can accompany colds, flu, and throat, bronchial, or lung irritation or more serious conditions such as bronchitis, pneumonia, whooping cough, or even lung cancer.

If the cough continues for more than a few weeks, it is best to consult a qualified health (or disease) practitioner.
Treatment PlanHerbal treatments include respiratory soothing herbs, expectorants, antitussives (cough sedatives), and the antimicrobial, garlic.

Herbal Remedies for Cough, chronic

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Mulleinsoothing to the respiratory tracttea, tincture, capsule
Yerba Santaexpectoranttincture, tea
Wild Cherryantitussivetea, tincture
Garlicantimicrobialwhole clove in food
Coltsfootantitussive, expectoranttincture, tea
Elecampaneexpectoranttincture, tea
Horehoundexpectorant, antitussivesyrup, tea, tincture
Life Everlastingexpectorant, antitussivetea
Violetexpectorant, antitussivetincture, tea

Herbal Remedies for Cough, chronic with Additional Ailments

Additional AilmentHerbApplication
Cough, dryLicoricetea, tincture, capsule, tablet
Cough, dry irritatingWild Lettucetincture
Cough, dry unproductiveGrindeliatincture
Cough, moistYerba Santatincture, tea
Cough, unproductiveBonesettea, tincture