Common Specialities
{{speciality.keyWord}}
Common Issues
{{issue.keyWord}}
Common Treatments
{{treatment.keyWord}}

Cold Cough Health Feed

I am suffering from dry cough and cold and I got pain in chest whenever I cough can you please suggest me any medicine.

Dr. G.R. Agrawal 94% (17727 ratings)
DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
Hello, Drink lukewarm water. Gargle with hot saline water. Inhale steam, twice. Avoid, junkfood, cold intake,  alcohol, nicotine & dust. Your, diet be easily digestible on time. Go for meditation to nourish your body to clear  your  air passage checking irritation of throat. Tk,  homoeopathic medicines: @ Bryonia album 30-6 pills, thrice. @ Heper sulph30-6pills, thrice. Tk,  care.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

I am suffering from cough and cold then what can I do and what precaution I take?

Dt. Siva Teja Gadepalli 90% (119 ratings)
M.Sc - Dietitics / Nutrition
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Faridabad
I am suffering from cough and cold then what can I do and what precaution I take?
Hi, warm milk with turmeric or pepper works really well for cough when taken twice a day. Honey along with lemon has good anti-inflammation properties which soothes the throat and its better taken in the morning. Basil/tulsi leaves boiled in water and gargling salt water at least thrice a day also has good effect. Tea which is made of cinnamon and ginger once a day will alleviate the itching and pain sensation of throat. Make sure that you avoid cold foods or leftovers from refrigerator which might increase the condition. Inhaling hot air through vaporiser helps you feel better from chest and nasal blockage and clears the mucus. Avoid going out in to cold air and exposure to dust which might again increase your cough and cold. Decrease your intake of sugary foods and foods high in oil and fat which might prolong your illness.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

Hi doctor, I have Cold fever, headache, body pain, sick tooth pain, cough and cold, Please advise me.

Dr. Nazima 85% (1387 ratings)
MD PHYSICIAN
General Physician, Delhi
You can take tablet zerodol-p twice daily to relieve your pain. You need to be examined to prescribe medicine for cold and cough. Consult for the same. For cold. Follow these: 1) Stay hydrated. Water, juice, clear broth or warm lemon water with honey helps loosen congestion and prevents dehydration. Avoid alcohol, coffee and caffeinated sodas, which can make dehydration worse. 2) Rest. Your body needs to heal. 3)Soothe a sore throat. A saltwater gargle — 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon salt dissolved in an 8-ounce glass of warm water — can temporarily relieve a sore or scratchy throat. 4) Sip warm liquids. A cold remedy used in many cultures, taking in warm liquids, such as chicken soup, tea, or warm apple juice, might be soothing and might ease congestion by increasing mucus flow.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

I am chain smoker. Staying in bangalore. Nowadays am suffering from cold, cough n severe headache. Before I have sinusitis. Is there any remedy for this? Due to headache, I can not do anything. I can not even look at my system in office. Pls help me?

Dr. Garima Sharma 92% (305 ratings)
MBBS
General Physician, Fatehabad
I am chain smoker. Staying in bangalore.
Nowadays am suffering from cold, cough n severe headache. Before I have sinu...
Hi lybrate-user, A sensitive nervous system lowers the ojas (energy) in the body. Ojas is the essence of all body tissues and provides strength to the nervous system and body. If you have a strong nervous system, you are able to fight against problems and carry on with your work with a healthy mind. Lowering of ojas causes migraine-like problems. Ayurvedic treatment of headache does not focus on simply alleviating the pain but aims at treating the root cause. Herbal preparations are administered to balance aggravated body energies and restore the digestive function. Diet & Lifestyle Advice / Have warm and easily digestible foods, boiled and steamed vegetables, soups, vegetable juices, porridge, brown rice and whole-wheat flour. / Eat fruits like apples, papayas, mangoes, grapes and pears. / Buttermilk, salads, and boiled rice sautéed with cinnamon, cumin seeds and garlic or asafetida are good in the daytime. / Also, 5-6 almonds or walnuts and some raisins can be eaten each day. / Avoid refined, oily, spicy, cold and stale food. / Avoid yogurt, especially at night. / Avoid working for long hours continuously; take short breaks. Have a good night’s sleep in a dark room. / Avoid overexposure to cold or hot weather. Cover your head with an umbrella, or wear a hat or cap when you go out. Home Remedies / Apply a paste of ground clay or sandalwood powder mixed with rose water for relief in burning sensation with headache. / Grind 10-12 grains of black pepper and 10-12 grains of rice with water to make it a paste. Apply this paste on affected area of the head for 15-20 minutes. / Mix ¼ teaspoon of clove powder with 1 teaspoon of cinnamon oil. Apply this paste on the affected area for 20-30 minutes. Hope this helps. Good luck.
Submit FeedbackFeedback

5 Homeopathic Remedies To Cure Deep Chest Cough!

Dr. Alok Kumar 90% (748 ratings)
BHMS, VLIR Belgium, Canadian Academy Of Homeopathy
Homeopath, Navi Mumbai
5 Homeopathic Remedies To Cure Deep Chest Cough!

Come winter or even a slight change of season, and it is easy to catch a cold. With cold, it is quite normal and natural to develop a deep chest cough. However, it is to be noted that chest cough develops due to different reasons. Some are due to chest infections, while others are dry cough. Thus, for these different variations of cough, different homeopathic treatments are administered. Here is a list of some of the common types of treatments for curing deep chest cough-

  1. Pulsatilla: Pulsatilla is administered to those who have a sore throat, constant irritation in the eyes and fever. When fever is accompanied with cough and cold, it is important to treat all three symptoms, lest it might usher in a more serious disease. Homeopathy is often described as a holistic form of treatment. Through the medicines, the personality of the patient can be determined. For instance, Pulsatilla is administered on those who are soft, gentle, mild and timid and who have a fear of being abandoned and thus cling on to people.

  2. Nux Vomica: Those experiencing high levels of stress and falling prey to cough and cold with a sore throat and sharp pain while swallowing should try a dose of Nux Vomica. This is used to cure cough and cold, which block the nose, especially at night, making it troublesome for the individual to breathe. This might also cause blockage in the ear and sharp pains while trying to swallow food.

  3. Phosphorus: At times, one experiences an extreme bout of cough that is triggered through dry throat and coarse fever. This violent cough can be nerve wrecking at times and a relaxing remedy is preferred by the patient as soon as possible to soothe the irritation.

  4. Bryonia: This is the best medicine to treat dry cough that can be a symptom of a slowly approaching influenza. Such coughs occurs when an individual takes a high intake of cold drinks or due to sudden weather changes. The cough is followed by fever and dryness of the throat. It might also itch to a certain extent.

  5. Natrum Mur: It is the best treatment for a dry cough, which often causes a tingling sensation in the throat. This sensation creates irritation and often leads to sleepless nights for the patient. There is also presence of whitish mucus in such types of cough.

These are some of the most common types of homeopathic treatments for treating deep chest cough. Each cough is different in nature and origin, and hence should be treated differently as per the individual symptoms. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a homeopath and ask a free question.

1 person found this helpful

I suffering from heavy cold with heavy mucus. This mucus is coming some blood like color from back that and nose.

Dr. Jayvirsinh Chauhan 92% (5018 ratings)
MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
I suffering from heavy cold with heavy mucus. This mucus is coming some blood like color from back that and nose.
Hi Kedar.. It might be just because of the tearing of the mucous membrane because of the forceful coughing and sneezing... but still it is better to check properly... Till then you may take Phosphorus 30 tds for 1 day..
Submit FeedbackFeedback

I have regular period of 28 days. Last month on 6th October I have some physical activity but no intercourse or ejaculation near the vulva. On 20th october I got my period and it was normal 5 days period. My due date for period was today but not got it. I am really confused as I have regular period. From 4-5 days I have a cold and cough and was on medication.

Dr. Sajeev Kumar 90% (22089 ratings)
C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
I have regular period of 28 days. Last month on 6th October I have some physical activity but no intercourse or ejacu...
You are not pregnant as you had period after sex .The delay is due to anxiety or medication for fever . It will come in another week
1 person found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback

I am suffering from chest congestion for last few days .cough is more productive in morning.

Dr. (Lt Col) Dinesh Kumar 91% (1638 ratings)
MBBS
General Physician, Greater Noida
Hi, for cold, cough and fever 1. Try to keep body warm 2. Do not eat and drink cold food items 3. Try to avoid persons affected with cold and cough because it spreads through droplet mode by coughing and sneezing 4. Take a tablet of levocetrizine and a basic antibiotic with an expectorant cough syrup for 4 days 5. Consult through audio video for details.
2 people found this helpful
Submit FeedbackFeedback