Home Remedies for Strep Throat

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Most commonly, when someone is suffering from strep throat, their doctor will prescribe an antibiotic to help heal the infection. However, there are some home remedies that can help cure it as well and help the person to avoid taking medication.

Mixing cayenne pepper with garlic is one of the easy methods that can be used. Simply mix 1 tablespoon of cayenne pepper with one clove of garlic and consume a half a teaspoon every half hour. It is best to avoid drinking water with it so that the mixture will have the opportunity to coat your throat.

Mixing-cayenne-pepper-with-garlic-is-one-of-the-easy-methods-that-can-be-used-to-cure-strep-throatMany people are not comfortable with the pepper mixture, so another option is to mix a tablespoon with eight ounces of water and gargle every thirty minutes. You can also gargle warm salt water to help cure this infection as well.

Many parents often give mentholated salve to their kids in order to heal the infection. It can also help to heal them from the flu as well. Finally, there are also some herbs that you can take to help cure the infection. One of the most common options is Belladonna. It can help to clear the inflammation in the throat, reduce fever and clear decongestion.

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