Do you fall ill quite often? Do you catch flu easily? Miric biotech answer to these questions is poor functioning of your immune system. The immune system is a defense system of our body that fights the harmful invaders like bacteria, virus etc. They protect us from diseases. But our busy lifestyle is weakening this defense system. The work stress, poor nutrition, lack of physical activity all these collectively are damaging our immune system and we are getting prone to various diseases like laryngitis.

 Laryngitis overview

Laryngitis is a condition in which the larynx or the voice box gets inflamed. This causes hoarseness of the voice. It can be an acute (short-term) or chronic (long-term) condition.

Causes of laryngitis

  • Bacterial infection
  • Fungal infection
  • Acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Excessive alcohol drinking
  • Smoking
  • Chronic sinusitis
  • Cancer
  • Vocal cord paralysis

Laryngitis symptoms

The most common symptom of laryngitis is hoarseness of voice. Other symptoms include feeling difficult in swallowing, coughing, sore throat etc.

Diagnosis

Laryngitis can be diagnosed by:

Laryngoscopy

In this method your doctor will physically examine your vocal cords. This done by a device called endoscope.

Biopsy

This method involves observing the tissue of the affected area under the microscope.

Treatment

Treatment of laryngitis involves the prescription of antibiotics for infections caused by bacteria or virus. And medications are also prescribed to reduce the swelling of the vocal cords. Though prescription drugs can treat the diseases and show quick results but sometimes some side effects can also be observed. To avoid this some herbal remedies are a must try.

So here are some effective home remedies for laryngitis:

  1. Ginger

When talking about throat infections, ginger is the most recommended herb. It is packed with anti bacterial and anti inflammatory properties. Drinking ginger tea is effective in treating laryngitis.

      2. Honey

This golden liquid is another gift of nature which is known for its antifungal and anti-inflammatory properties. It soothes the irritated throat. Eat a teaspoonful of honey twice a day.

     3. Fenugreek

Fenugreek kills the infection causing bacteria and reduces the inflammation of the vocal cords.

So by the above details we can conclude that some herbal remedies can be equally effective as compared to the prescription drugs. And Miric biotech ltd ayurvedic treatments are some additional benefits of herbal treatment. They are cost effective. They are safe and free from side effects. They boost the immune system. So going for herbal medicines is beneficial for us. You can choose from variety of herbal medicines and supplements at Miric biotech limited. Their products are prepared by Ayurvedic process without any harmful chemicals.

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