Our Herbal Respiratory Cough Tea is formulated to fight viruses that induce congestion or inflame the tissues in our throats, that is the most common cause of coughs. Our Herbal Blend Tea also boost the immune system, making them effective against colds as well as coughs. Our tea is excellent at breaking up mucus and clearing the lungs of germs. We choose herbs that are known to be good for opening and soothing airways. We choose herbs that are Stimulating Expectorants, Relaxing Expectorants, and Demulcents. PLEASE DO YOUR OWN RESEARCH to make sure this blend is right for you.
Mullein has strong anti-inflammatory activity. It is also antiviral, antibacterial. Works great for pain, asthma, congestion, bronchitis, and cough. The leaves and flowers of mullein contain mucilage with can soothe irritated throats and lungs. Mullein works best for dry irritated bronchials. Mulleins constituents are saponins, mucilage, tannins, polysaccharides, iridoid and ligin glycosides, and essential oils.
Black Elderberry’s anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, it makes sense that it can help treat sinus issues and diseases related to respiratory health. A sinus infection is a condition in which the cavities around the nasal passages become inflamed, and this antiviral herb has promise as a sinus infection remedy. It also contains flavonoids, which have antioxidant properties that can help prevent cell damage, and anthocyanidins, which are chemical compounds that are known to have immune-boosting properties.
Thyme contains terpenes, flavonoids, saponin, and essential oils thymol, carvacol and phenol. Thymol has been studied for its microbial properties. Thyme is used in mouthwashes, vapor rubs and for coughs.
Licorice root’s main active compound is glycyrrhizin. Glycyrrhizin is very sweet and is even used as a sweetener in some food products. Glycyrrhizin has many healing properties. It can help with skin conditions, stomach ulcers, respiratory issues, and it’s antimicrobial. Licorice root has both demulcent and expectorant properties and has been known to assist in upper respiratory conditions. It was shown in animal model studies to be helpful in asthma treatment.
Licorice root also has anti-inflammatory and anti-viral properties. It also appears to help patients with COPD and chronic bronchitis
Marshmallow root has a high mucilage content. Mucilaginous herbs form a thick gelatinous goo when it comes in contact with water. Mucilaginous herbs are soothing to the body. They are especially helpful with dealing with a sore throat or an irritating cough. It also helps loosen mucus. Marshmallow is known to heal inflamed tissue.
Peppermint is a natural decongestant and is soothing to sore throats. Inhalation of peppermint oil steam can relax bronchial smooth muscles. One of the main compounds in peppermint is menthol. Menthol can help thin mucus and loosen phlegm which can help reduce coughs.
Calendula tea can be used to soothe a sore throat and tonsillitis as it has anti-inflammatory property. The antimicrobial and anti-viral properties may help fight infections locally.
TO BREW: Place 1 teaspoon of tea into a tea ball or brewing bag and pour 1 cup of boiling water over. Cover with a small plate or lid and let sit for 10-15 minutes. or bring to a rapid boil for 5 minutes let it steep for 10 Uncover and enjoy!
*This information for educational purposes only. This product is not intended to cure any type of disease or replace any prescription medication you are currently taking. This product and statements has not been approved by the FDA. Please be aware of any herbal allergies before consuming this product