MIX BANANAS, HONEY AND WATER: COUGH AND BRONCHITIS WILL DISAPPEAR
Delicious therapy: banana cough treatment!
Bananas have become leaders on the shelves of our fruit stores. It is much more convenient to give a banana to a child for a snack at school than an apple - you do not need to wash it - and if the baby gets hungry on the street, it is more convenient to buy it.
This tropical fruit contains useful substances: vitamins B - almost the entire group, A, C, trace elements - magnesium, phosphorus, and most importantly - potassium, which is necessary for the normal functioning of the heart.
Thanks to its enveloping properties, traditional healers even use banana for cough not only to treat children, but also in therapy for adults - who refuse a tasty medicine.
Recipes Banana Cough Relief
The easiest way to cough cocktail: ripe banana is kneaded in mashed potatoes, poured with half a glass of hot water, and heated to a boil, stirring constantly. As soon as bubbles appear in the banana pot, remove the liquid from the heat. Children are given warm. The course of treatment is 5 days.
A more effective remedy is banana milk for cough. The proportions of the products are the same, only boiling milk is added to the well-whipped banana gruel, and a teaspoon of butter and powdered sugar each. Whisk is required until the components are completely dissolved. The drink will help to cope not only with bronchitis, but also with laryngitis.
Treatment of bronchitis will not be so painful for a child if honey is added to the recipe for the preparation of the previous remedy - just first you need to know if the baby has an allergy to the beneficial sweetness.
It has a softening effect on the mucous membrane of the oral cavity and eliminates perspiration medicine from banana and burnt sugar. Before adding sugar, the puree must be heated - not to a boil - otherwise the sugar will not dissolve. For a medium banana - 1 tablespoon.
Banana puree with cocoa butter - for 1 banana 2 teaspoons will also help get rid of a sore throat. You should not experiment with the composition - if you overdo it with cocoa butter, diarrhea can begin.
Banana cough medicine for adults can be used in the treatment of bronchitis. Adults very often cannot tolerate milk - they no longer have useful flora to assimilate it. They can be offered a cocktail made in the following way.
Banana with honey cough recipe
Mash 2 bananas, beat in a blender, add 4 tablespoons of warm melted honey, 2 tablespoons of mint tincture - in alcohol, and the same amount of lemon juice. The mixture is whipped until smooth.
Course of treatment - 5days, 2 tablespoons 3 times a day. If all other products made according to recipes of traditional medicine cannot be stored - they must be consumed fresh - then honey will play the role of a preservative in this and honey-banana puree can be stored in the refrigerator for 48 hours.
If children do not tolerate milk, they can only give a banana with honey for a cough. When you want to add mint, 1 teaspoon is enough for 1 banana.
To improve expectoration and dilution of sputum, the following remedy is used: Alcohol tincture of plantain - it can be purchased at the pharmacy, or prepared on its own - diluted in 100 ml of water. Then pour this mixture into well-beaten banana puree. They drink 3 teaspoons a day at regular intervals, but not earlier than an hour after a meal - otherwise, a gag reflex may appear.
Young children should not be treated with a drug containing alcohol, even if the drug contains a minimal amount.
If it is not possible to purchase a plantain tincture at the pharmacy, you can make it yourself. In a dark place, you need to place a tightly closed container made of dark glass, which was filled to the top with washed fresh plantain - the sheets must be crushed so that the juice stands out better - and filled with ordinary vodka. After 7 days, the tincture can already be used.
Cough treatment can be carried out with banana jelly. It should not be boiled - it is enough to insist - otherwise there will be no nutrients left in the fruit mixture.
Banana is mashed with a fork, poured with boiling water and a tablespoon of sugar is added. Mix well and let it brew closed for 30 minutes.
During the day, take half a glass of drink every 2 hours.
When treating with a banana, children should not be forced to eat the same portions as served before.
This tropical fruit is very high in calories, and a serving of banana jelly can replace 1 meal. In addition, during illness, the body tries to unload itself as much as possible, respectively, the appetite disappears.
Nuances of banana therapy
Tropical fruit is used for more than just cough relief:
- The addition of this yellow guest from Africa to the diet helps to improve mood and relieve fatigue, relieve tension and calm nerves. The trophic fruit owes this property to the tryphophane protein, which is part of it. This protein enhances the body's synthesis of serotonin, the hormone of happiness;
- Eating fruit increases immunity, cleanses the intestines due to the large amount of fiber, lowers the level of bad cholesterol;
- Improves skin and hair condition.
You can not eat bananas on an empty stomach - this provokes the release of bile and - as a side effect - irritation of the mucous membrane.
Daily portion of tropical fruits - no more than 2 pieces! Excessive use of them increases the viscosityblood, can cause thrombophlebitis. In addition, an increase in blood viscosity during illness is very harmful - because of the intense heat, it already thickens, so drugs from bananas begin to be made at the recovery stage - in order to quickly remove a painful cough, or when the disease proceeds without an increase in temperature.
Bananas should not be added to the diet for pancreatitis, stomach ulcers and duodenal ulcers.
When using a banana for cough treatment, you should consult your doctor - some conditions make its use undesirable.