Herbal Remedies against cough

 * Ginger is other excellent remedy for cold and cough. Ginger tea is good for fever, cough and cold. Dried ginger powder 1/2 tsp, 2-3 black pepper cones, 2-3 cloves, 2-3 cardamom, 1/2 tsp Cummins seeds should be boiled and add little tea leaves and sugar or honey and can be had hot. It gives good relief of the throat pain, cold and cough. It can be taken two to three times in a day.
    * Boil water with Cummins seeds. Drink it warm through out the day will give relief.
    * Take 8- 10 tulsi leaves, 1-2 cloves of garlic, 1/2 inch piece ginger crushed and 3-4 black pepper cones, boil it in 1 cup of water. Add 1 tsp of honey to this and drink it warm. This is good for cold and cough with phlegm
    * Mix equal parts of ginger juice and honey and have it 2-3 times in a day which is good for cough.
    * Mix 1tsp of black pepper powder, 1tsp dried ginger powder, 1tsp long pepper powder, 1tsp liquorice root powder and 3- 4 sugar candy. It can be had when cough is there. People with high blood pressure should avoid eating liquorice as it can retain sodium and deplete potassium in the body.
    * You can also chew a small piece of liquorice root 2-3 times in a day for dry cough.
    * Ginger powder, black pepper powder and honey is also good for dry cough and can be had 3-4 times in a day.
    * 1 tsp turmeric, 2-3 tsp ginger juice, 2-3 tsp lime juice and 3 tsp honey can be mixed and taken 3 times for cough in a day.
    * Onion juice and honey will relieve irritation in the throat.
    * Thyme leaf juice is good for coughs and can be used for gargling.

These remedies should be tried one at a time and if it suits you continue till the problem disappears. If your cold or cough still persists for more than a week or if any time condition get worsen, then consult your doctor.