Herbal Remedies for Asthma
There are several types of asthma. First is the allergic asthma that is caused by breathing an allergen. Then we have the intrinsic asthma which is a non-allergic form of the disease and which usually tend to start later in life. This type of asthma tends to be long-lasting and chronic rather than episodic. Factors that can trigger this type of asthma are:
Another type of asthma is known as exercise-induced asthma and is brought about by strong exertion. We also have bronchial asthma which is caused by temperature changes.
Although there are effective prescription medications, herbal remedies can offer an effective, gentle and non-drug alternative.
The angelica herb is a gem uncovered by German researchers and is effective in relaxing the windpipe which makes it really beneficial for those suffering from asthma and other respiratory diseases such as colds and flu.
This butterburr herb is highly recommended for bronchial asthma as it is amazingly effective in helping to alleviate blocked breathing passageways during asthma attacks.
The ginko herb has the healing power to block the action of a natural body substance known as platelet activation factor (PAF) which plays an important role in many biological processes such as blood flow and formation of blood clots in arteries that induce strokes and heart attacks as well as organ transplant rejection. PAF is also the main and central player in asthma attacks hence by blocking PAF, the ginkgo herb can effectively prevent bronchial constriction. Buy the ginkgo herbs which are available in commercial preparations and just follow the package directions.
Ground ivy helps in stimulating bronchial activity hence making it very useful for all types of pulmonary disorders. The ground ivy herb is effective in combating asthma, alleviating coughing and curing emphysema.
The horehound herb helps in alleviating coughing and is effective for asthma cases which are often accompanied by lots of phlegm.
The parsley herb is a good expectorant and helps in combating coughs and asthma. Consume the parsley herbs raw or steep some chopped parsley leaves and stems in hot water for 10 minutes before drinking.
Caution: Parsley juice or oil is not suitable for pregnant women.
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