Asthma Natural Remedies

Asthma is because of gathering of aggravated kapha dosha in airways. Because of this flow of air in lungs gets affected which brings about shortness of breath and difficulty in breathing. This problem is because of extreme utilization of vata (air) and kapha aggravating foods, weakness of lungs tissues and numerous diseases which affect lungs. Causative factors may comprise like living in a moist and cold atmosphere, consuming foods which are not without problems digestible and mucus formation results in blockage of respiratory channels which further causes trouble in breathing.

From the treatment point of view there are different herbs like:

  1. HARIDRA (Curcuma longa) – Haridra which is normally also called as haldi and turmeric. It is very powerful in the treatment of asthma. Haridra is extremely successful herb to deal with the bronchial congestion. This herb contains a phytochemical compound which assists to raise the levels of antibody IgG and decreases hypersensitivity.

Taking one teaspoon of honey with half tea spoon of haldi every day has been confirmed very useful in bronchial congestion. Utilization of a paste of haridra with ghee and black pepper on chest and throat is useful for bronchial aggravation.

  1. NEEM (Azadirachta indica) – Neem has the great medicinal significance in ayurveda. All the plant parts like leaves, flowers, roots, seeds are used to treat various diseases. It assists to give the respite in the chest congestion, shortness of breath, coughing and wheezing. Neem is an useful asthma natural remedy.
  2. Anantmool (Tylophora asthmatica) – Anantmool is known to be very useful herb for asthma. It assists to boost the efficacy of lungs for oxygen intake and also gives the respite in the shortness of breath. It has been found that chewing the leaves of this herb every day aids to soothe the symptoms connected with asthma.
  3. Shunthi (Zingiber officinale)–Shunthi which is normally called as ginger, has great medicinal significance for the treatment of asthma. By boiling, one teaspoon of grinded ginger in one cup of water is valuable to treat asthma and clears the airways. Ginger is packed with the phytochemical compounds like Zingerones, shogaols, and gingerols have the antioxidant properties. These properties are good for the treatment of asthma.
  4. Tulsi (Ocimum sanctum) – Tulsi is very useful natural remedy for asthma. This herb assists to resolve the respiratory disorders. It aids to give respite in the symptoms connected with asthma like chest congestion and narrowing of air ways.
  5. Vasaka ( Adhatoda vasica)-This herb is very successful  in the harsh cases of asthma. It supports the good bronchial functions and also increases the intake of oxygen for appropriate functioning of lungs.
  6. Jufa ( Hyssopus officinalis)–This herbs is packed with  anti inflammatory properties which assist to  improve the functions of lung tissues. This herb is found to be very useful against respiratory complications like bronchitis, phlegm, and lungs problems.
  7. Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba)–Ginkgo has the great significance to treat asthma. This herb is quite useful in the treatment of asthmatic attacks caused by the allergens. It is also used in the decrease of hypersensitivity problems connected with asthma. Anti inflammatory and antihistamine properties of this plant are very helpful for treating asthma.
  8. Mulethi (Glycyrrhiza glabra)–mulethi is very good natural remedy for asthma. It assists to clear the air channels and gives relief in the asthmatic attacks. Mulethi helps to decrease the inflammation and also enhances antigen stimulation of lung cells.
  9. Lasuna (Allium sativum)–Lasuna which is normally called as garlic in ayurveda.  It   has anti-inflammatory properties which give respite in symptoms connected with asthma like congestion in lungs, shortness of breath, coughing, and wheezing. Lasuna bolsters the good health of immune system and also packed with antimicrobial activities. It has been found that consumption of its raw clove daily helps to improve the immunity which helps to decrease the chances of asthma. Thus it is an effective asthma natural remedy.