What is the sore throat ?
A sore throat is discomfort, pain or scratchiness in the throat. A sore throat often makes it painful to swallow.It is a common disorder of the throat and can occur at any time during any season, time and place.Virtually every child and adult gets a sore throat once or two timesin a year.It’s a special kind of torture that everyone from opera stars to off-key shower warblers dreads.
What are the symptoms of the sore throat ?
Symptoms of a sore throat caused by bacteria or a virus may include
In case of sore throat pain may spread to the ears.But there are very rare chancesof high fever.If the sore throat is due to the Coxsackie virus, small blisters may develop on the tonsils and in the soft palate.If the sore throat is due to a streptococcal infection, the tonsils often swell and become coated and the throat is sore.
What are the causes of the sore throat ?
Possible causes of symptom of Sore throat are -
The majority of sore throats are due to an infection with a virus; there is a large variety of viruses which cause the common types of sore throats.A well-known virus is the Epstein-Barr virus, which causes glandular fever and glandular fever tonsillitisSore throats are normally caused by either a viral or bacterial infection.
What are the treatment of the sore throat ?
In case sore throat, you may take following treatment -
Ayurvedic Medicine I
Mix all the above ingriedients so as to make a paste which should be taken several times in a day. Even the same paste may be applied localaly over painful area.
Ayurvedic Medicine II
Take cinnamon and boil it in a cup of water. Now you may take this mixture 3-4 times daily, after adding some honey to it.
Ayurvedic Medicine III
Khadiradi Vati or Lavangadi Vati or Mrichadi Vati may be sucked by the patient after an interval of two to three hours.
Ayurvedic Medicine IV
Chamoline is good remedy and will help the patient to ease pain and reduce inflammation. Chamomile tea is particularly effective in treating pain because of its soothing nature, and can be taken by all age groups.
Home Remedies of the sore throat
There are following home remedies for sore throat, they are given below:
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