We bring the best whooping cough treatment as
it is one of the most infectious disease of children.
Whooping cough or pertussis is a contagious disease.
It occurs in children upto 5 years of age.
A new born baby has no immunity against it.
It commonly affects infants during first year
of their life and in case of severity,
it can lead to death.
It mainly occurs in the children up to 5 years of age but
in some cases may occur in 12 years old children.
It is caused by bacteria Bordetella pertussis and
It spreads rapidly from one children to another
through droplet infection.
This is during the early catarrhal stage,but once
the typical spasmodic bout starts,infectivity becomes negligible.
It has a prolonged course of 8 to 10 weeks.
- Caused by bordetella pertussis.
- Refined and demineralized foods
- Lack of fresh fruits and vegetables
- Also associated with adinoviruses, respiratory viruses and para-influenza
For week 1,cough is like an ordinary upper respiratory catarrh.
At the end of week,cough comes in bout more often during at night,
and then later during the day as well.
The child continues to cough with red and suffused face,
protruding tongue and watery eyes.
By the end of the bout,child takes a deep breath
and there is a croaking sound called whoop.
This sound is produced by air entering through
a partially closed glottis,an entrance to the larynx.
Sticky secretion comes out from children nose and
sometimes vomits as well.
Over the next 3-4 weeks,the cough bout’s and
their duration become less and disappears
in 8 to 10 weeks from the beginning of disease.
In severe cases,bleeding can occur from nose,eyes
and also from the lungs.
Collapse of part of lungs is common in many cases
because of sticky secretions blocking the passage
of air to a part of the lung.
It may result in pneumonia as a secondary infection.
Home remedy #1
Giving 5 drops of garlic syrup
to a teaspoon 2-3 times a day is very effective.
It’s one of the most effective
whooping cough treatment.
Home remedy #2
GINGER AND FENUGREEK-
1 teaspoon of fresh ginger juice,mixed with
a cup of fenugreek (methi) decoction and honey to taste
is an excellent diaphoretic.
It also acts as an expectorant.
Give it 3 times a day.
* Decoction is prepared by boiling the herbs.
Home remedy #3
A syrup prepared by mixing 1 teaspoon
of radish (muli) and equal quantity of honey and
also a little rock salt is very beneficial.
Give it 3 times a day.
Home remedy #4
Mix almond oil with 10 drops each of
fresh white onion juice and ginger juice
give 3 times a day for 15 days.
It’s one of the best whooping cough treatment
and will give immediate relief.