18th November 2019


How do you get rid of a tickle in your throat?

To ease a throat tickle, try the following:
  1. Gargle with salt water.
  2. Suck on a throat lozenge.
  3. Take an over-the-counter (OTC) medication.
  4. Get extra rest.
  5. Drink clear liquids.
  6. Add moisture and heat to the air.
  7. Steer clear of known triggers.

Regarding this, what helps a tickling cough?

The key is to soothe your ticklish throat and over-sensitive airways before you go to bed.
  1. Drink herbal tea with honey. Get into the habit of having a mug of non-caffeinated tea before bed.
  2. Sleep on an incline.
  3. Use steam cautiously.
  4. Watch the humidity.
  5. Prepare your bedside.
  6. Keep bedding clean.

What does a tickly cough mean?

A cough is a reflex action to clear your airways of mucus and irritants such as dust or smoke. It's rarely a sign of anything serious. A "dry cough" means it's tickly and doesn't produce any phlegm (thick mucus). A "chesty cough" means phlegm is produced to help clear your airways.

What soothes a tickly cough?

Honey is proven to be an effective tickly throat remedy. You can add two teaspoons of honey in a glass of lukewarm water with a teaspoon of lemon juice to get rid of a tickly throat. Sucking on hard candies or cough lozenges can help you ease the tickling sensation in your throat.
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