5 Methods to Stop Coughing Fast Without Medicine

Coughing is a reflex action which cleans our airways of mucus and irritants such as dust or smoke. Sometimes it can be caused of some disease or infection.

Most coughs clear up within 3 weeks and don’t require any treatment. For the more persistent coughs we are going to give you 5 methods which will help you solve this problem. (1)


Use Vicks for Your Feet

You should rub a small amount of Vicks on your feet in the evening before you go in bed. Pull on some socks and go to sleep.

Lemon, Ginger and Honey Tea

You will need:

 Method of preparation:

Add the ginger in water and leave it to boil for some minutes. After that strain the mixture and squeeze the lemon juice into the water. Add the honey and stir it well.


Drink this juice twice a day for a period of one month.

Apple Cider Vinegar and Honey

Ingredients you will need:

  • 1 tablespoon of honey
  • 2 tablespoon of ACV
  • Water


Mix the vinegar and the honey in a glass of water. Drink it every morning after waking up.

Using DIY Cough Syrup

Ingredients you will need:

  • 1 teaspoon of turmeric
  • 7 stick of cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon of honey
  • A pinch of cayenne pepper
  • 1 glass of water


Add the cayenne pepper, turmeric, and the cinnamon in the water and let it boil. After 15 minutes leave the mixture to cool down and add the honey.

Consume a tablespoon of this remedy twice a day.

Herbal Teas

A: Thyme Tea

Ingredients you will need:

  • 1 cup of water
  • A few springs of thyme
  • 1 teaspoon of honey


In boiling water add the springs of thyme and leave it to cool down. Then add the honey and drink the tea.

B: Licorice Tea

Ingredients you will need:

  • 2-3 licorice roots
  • 1 teaspoon of honey
  • A cup of water


Add the licorice root in a pat with water and stir it well. After that add the honey and drink the tea. (2)

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