At the onset of winter season everyone will face some physical difficulties like cold, cough and fever and very importantly asthma. Asthma is a severe lung disease that causes discomfort for many people there are many simple remedies for asthma at home. Learn the common causes, symptoms and amazing remedies to treat asthma in Siddha medicine. These Siddha medicines can prevent asthma and works as a controller on long term basis.
Asthma Common Causes
- Asthma is an allergic disease. the allergy may be caused by various reasons like pollution, dust, pollen and other toxic materials.
- Even anxiety, anger, depression or other mental disorder may also cause asthma.
- Environmental and emotional disorders cause the air pipe to contrast and retain the microorganisms causing cold. This infection causes discomfort in breathing, continuous cough, shortness of breath, etc. the advanced level gives a sound while breathing thus causing wheezing.
- This asthma may cause during childhood or the adult stage of an individual. Mostly this disease is considered a chronic disease. It is diagnosed that this is caused genetically.
- Chest Tightness
- Breath Shortness
- Increased Pulse Rate
Best Remedies To Treat Asthma in Siddha Medicine
#1 Crushed Garlic
People suffering from asthma can inhale the crushed garlic frequently to subside the shortness of breath. Crushed garlic boiled in milk can be consumed everyday night to reduce the wheezing and cough.
#2 Roots of Justicia adhatoda and Wild eggplant
An extract prepared by boiling the roots of justicia adhatoda and wild eggplant boiled together with the powder of long pepper and given to asthma people will reduce the breathing discomfort.
The complete solanum plants are air-dried and powdered and it should be taken ½ teaspoon every day will cure and acts as the best medicine for asthma.
#4 Crushed Ginger
Small pieces of crushed ginger boiled in water and added honey and drink it every day that will reduce the asthma severity.
#5 Bael Tree Leaves
To reduce the wheezing 5-6 leaves of Bael tree with pepper should consume raw for some days that will reduce the cold.
#6 Sneeze Cotton Plant (Dregea Volubilis) leaves
Few leaves of sneeze cotton plant munched with pepper will also reduce the effect of wheezing.
#7 Ficus Fruit
The fruits of Ficus trees are air-dried and crushed nearly 5 gm of this powder taken for 20 days will reduce the severity of asthma.
#8 Lotus Stem Extract
Tulsi extract consumed twice in a day will eliminate the cold, cough and other respiratory disorders from the adult and young ones.
#10 Betel Leaves Extract
Extract of betel leaves with ginger juice and honey consumed on a daily basis will reduce the effect of asthma.
#11 Long Pepper
Long pepper and turmeric ground and consumed with honey during morning and evening for four days will reduce the phlegm in the chest. Long pepper, licorice, galangal are crushed together and boiled in water and mixed it with honey and consumed daily that will reduce the asthma effects.
#12 Licorice Extract
Licorice extract with ginger extract boiled together till it becomes a syrup form and then mixed with honey this extract to be consumed three times in a day will highly help to reduce the asthma effect.
The Bryophyllum Pinnatum made as a paste with warm water and applied on the external area will increase the heat ad melts the cold.