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What is Asthma?

Asthma is a chronic disease of respiratory tract caused by exaggerated responsiveness of the respiratory tract to stimulus like dust and pollens etc. In Ayurveda it is termed as "Tamaka Swasa".

  • 10 - 15 drops of Garlic Juice in 30 - 40 ml of warm water have to be taken 3-4 times /day.
  • Chewing a piece of Chebulic myroblan (Terminalia Chebula) every night will reduce asthmatic tendency considerably.
  • Taking 1-2 teaspoons of honey in lukewarm provides relief from asthmatic attack. This will thin out the accumulated mucus and help in elimination of the mucus.
  • The juice of 1 lemon in a glass of water have to taken in the early hours to bring good result or taken in the early hours brings good result.
  • 5gms of Amla (Indian gooseberry) with one teaspoon of honey is an effective medicinal tonic for asthma.
  • One teaspoon of fresh ginger juice mixed with 1cup of fenugreek decoction and honey will relieve asthmatic attack.
  • 5-10 garlic pods boiled with 30ml of milk makes it an excellent medicine for asthma.