Doctor looking at chest X ray of a bronchitis patients showing over expanded lungs (hyperinflation) and flattened diaphragm.

Bronchitis: Causes, Prevention, and Natural Treatments

Complete Guide to Bronchitis

Natural Treatments for Bronchitis

Beehive air therapy
Histaminum Hydrochloric
NAC (N-Acetyl Cysteine)
Arsenic / Arsenicum Alb
Red clover / Trifolium
Ephedra / Ma Huang
Onion / Allium Cepa

Bronchitis Dos and Don'ts

A viral infection can decrease the lung capacity and affect its function. Some special breathing exercises can be applied to help improve lung capacity and function, which reduces

Drinking fluids, such as water and hot soups, helps prevent dehydration and thins the mucus in your lungs, making it easier to cough up.

Getting enough sleep helps fight the infection and assists recovery from bronchitis because sleeping soothes breathing and clears mucus from the chest.

Using a breathing steam from a vaporizer or a bowl of hot water or taking a hot shower can help to loosen phlegm.

Avoid cigarette smoke because it causes inflammation that makes bronchitis get worst, and can destroy lung tissue over time. Quitting smoking and eliminating exposure to

Stay away from irritants or try to reduce your time around them as they do irritate your airway (nose, throat, and lungs). Irritants can include dust, mold, air pollution, smoke,

Avoid drinking cold water because it can irritate your airway (nose, throat, and lungs). 

Avoid dairy products, such as milk, cheese, and ice cream, because they can increase the amount of mucus your body makes.

Community forum Bronchitis

Please remain authentic and respectful. Aposbook does not endorse any comment and is not responsible for any wrong information provided by users.