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Question: Hii m 14 weeks pregnant m suffering from severe cough n cold....what should I take
Answer: Hello dear...
cold and cough can cause due to climate changes,food allergy and environmental conditions,home remediesfor cold and cough are as follows..
Boil Tulsi leaves with little pepper and water,hen it reduces to half,have that water for one week,it will be more effective in reducing cough
Have vapourisation with little. Tulsi leaves or Vick's,it will reduce cold and cough
Drink water,soups ,milk in warm temperature..
Have milk with little pepper powder and palm sugar,best remedy for cold,can also have egg with little pepper and salt, for couple of days it will be effective
You can drink chicken soup it will cure cold and cough soon..
Question: Hi... I m 8weeks pregnant and suffering from cold and cough... What medicines should I take
Answer: Hello Dear
Do not try any medicines during pregnancy without your doctor's permission.You can try these home remedies:-
You can also use following best home remedies for cold during pregnancy :
•During pregnancy, it’s best to consume 1 crushed, raw garlic clove with each meal.
•Water is good when you have a cold. Staying hydrated will replace the fluids you lose due to your runny nose and sweating.Drinking water will also clear mucus buildup.
•Mix fresh lemon juice and some honey (to sweeten) in a glass of warm water. Sip it while it is warm to ease the discomfort.
Cough during pregnancy
You can use following best home remedies for cough during pregnancy :
Basil leaves and honey for cough during pregnancy
A teaspoon of a paste made of basil leaves and honey can prove beneficial in soothing the symptoms. Alternatively, you can boil basil leaves in water, strain, add honey and drink. Honey subdues the pain in the throat.
lemon, salt and black pepper
Suck a slice of lemon with salt and black pepper on it to reduce the intensity of cough.
Eat garlic for treating cough
Eat garlic with meals 2-3 times a week to seek relief.
Onion juice and honey for cold and cough
Onion juice mixed with honey also acts as a good cold and cough syrup.
Almonds, sugar and butter for cough
A paste of soaked almonds (without their cover), sugar and butter is a potent remedy for dry cough.
Chicken soup for cold and cough
Chicken soup with onions and vegetables is nutritious as well as helpful in reducing soreness.
Gargle with salt water for cold and cough
Warm, salt-water gargles draw out the mucus and reduce the painful swelling in the throat. Salt also quells the itching sensation in the throat. Gargles with warm water mixed with lemon juice and honey are equally effective.
Inhale steam vapours through a humidifier or from a pot of boiling water as it loosens the mucus and soothes an irritated throat.
These home remedies for coughing during pregnancy are very useful and effective but excessive amounts of some ingredients in these remedies may also be counterproductive. In case of a prolonged, it is advised to consult a doctor if these do not work.
Question: hii...i m suffering from cold n cough....i m 13 weeks pregnant ..can i take pcm n cetrizin?
Answer: Over the counter medications should be avoided during pregnancy.
The feeling of falling sick is due to low immunity which is quite normal during pregnancy.
This is the time to follow home remedies, they are slow but immensely effective.
1. Make a tulsi, ginger,cloves and black pepper kadha and drink twice a day .
2. Tulsi ginger tea to soothe the throat pain.
3. Boil half a tsp of turmeric in a glass of water and drink before bed .
4. Take steam
5. Gargle with hot salty water frequently.
6. Take honey ginger juice thrice a day.
7. Take steam.