Modern society and lifestyles have brought about numerous diseases and ailments, and the antibiotics and medicines we use are even more dangerous and cause to addictions, severe side-effects, and antibiotic resistance.
Actually, antibiotics destroy bacteria only, not viruses, so they are useless even though you use them in the treatment of some virus-caused health issues.
Fortunately, Mother Nature has supplied us with some extremely powerful plants and herbs that provide amazing effects due to their antiviral and antibacterial properties.
The following 7 are the best ones to use in order to destroy viruses and clear mucus from the lungs:
Its active compound, Cineole, is an effective decongestant and antiviral, so it is helpful in the treatment of inflammation, colds, and congestion. Put eucalyptus essential oil in a diffuser to make it become airborne and thus relieve respiratory issues.
Sage vapors treat lung illnesses and sinusitis.
Garlic is one of the most powerful natural antibiotics. You can eat it raw, in the form of candy or capsules, or apply it topically to treat viral skin infections.
This ancient remedy supports the health of the respiratory tract and fights bacterial infections such as pneumonia.
5. Licorice Root
It contains more than 20 triterpenoids and 300 flavonoids, which provide strong antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antitumor properties.
Oregano is another powerful natural antiviral and antioxidant, full of vitamins and other nutrients. Add a few drops of oregano oil to a glass of water or juice, and drink it.
The menthol in peppermint relaxes the muscles of the respiratory tract, and along with the strong antihistamine and antioxidant qualities of the plant, it offers effective decongestant properties.