Home Remedies For Tonsillitis


Tonsils play an important role in our body by preventing infection to enter our body. Even though many may tend to forget its importance but we can’t deny the facts. We always tend to think tonsils as the cause of disease instead of tonsillitis. Tonsillitis is the inflammation of tonsils which can be identified by red and swollen color. Tonsillitis problem can lead to ear infection which can lead to a serious problem.

Home Remedies for Tonsillitis

Adults can have soluble aspirins mixed with water. Add warm liquids to your diet as it may help to soothe your throat.

By mixing one teaspoon each of honey and lemon in warm water can make up for a warm liquid which would be very useful to provide some relief to your throat.

Avoid drinking carbonated drinks, alcohol and cigarettes which otherwise would further aggravate your tonsils problem.

You can make a mixture by mixing Echinacea and Goldenseal to treat tonsillitis. Make it into a tea, gargle as well as ingest it too.

It can also provide ample benefit by eating healthy diet of fruits as well as increase the intake of liquids.

You suffer from sore throat due to tonsillitis which can be treated by using some of the simple home remedies by eating betel leaves with mulathi at least 2-3 times a day.

Consuming garlic helps in providing relief to your tonsils due to its anti-inflammatory properties. It is also antibiotic which helps in providing the necessary healing touch.

Oregano a well-known herb used to give that extra tinge to your pizza helps in treating your tonsillitis. This herb is very useful in providing due to its antiseptic and stimulant properties.

Gargling two teaspoons of onion juice mixed with lukewarm is used to gargle which helps in curing the tonsillitis problem.

The dried leaves of Pudina (Mentha Arvensis) can be used in the same manner like the Onion Juice.

You can also helps yourself by mixing one teaspoon fresh ginger juice, one teaspoon honey with two teaspoon of lukewarm water to be gargled for the treatment of tonsillitis.

Haldi/Turmeric is an antibiotic which plays an important part in treating tonsillitis. One teaspoon turmeric powder mixed in one cup of lukewarm cow’s milk helps to alleviate the tonsillitis problem. It will show great results, if had every night.

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