Desi Dawa -- Local Home Remedies
Here are 35 Indian Home Remedies for everything
imaginable and have been used for hundreds of years,
before the advent of modern medicine.
This is good especially for minor aliments and aches
and pains. Print it out and keep it in a place where you
can find it easily, when needed. This may avoid a trip to
the doctors and/or make you feel healthy (and even look
beautiful) in the process. Take Care!
1) Home Remedies for Asthma:
Take 1 tsp honey and 1/4 tsp cinnamon powder and mix them
well before consuming. For people who are in their early stages of
asthma, a perfect home remedy is to boil 8-10 cloves of garlic in 1/2
cup of milk and consume it during night time. Take very hot water
and add a tsp of honey in it. Consume it just before sleeping and take
2) Home Remedies for Body Odour:
Use antibacterial soap or deodorant soap while bathing. To
combat the unpleasant armpit odour apply cider vinegar. It serves as
the best body odour home remedy treatment. In the bathing water, add
a few cups of tomato juice and soak yourself in water for about 15
3) Home Remedies for Backache:
Lime juice serves as an excellent home remedy for backache.
Squeeze the juice of 1 lemon and add common salt in it. Drink it two
times in a day. It will act as a great back pain reliever.
As a part of back pain home remedy treatment, raw potato in
the form of poultice is to be applied on the pain affected area.
Usually Vitamin C that is mainly found in citrus fruits is
considered valuable for getting rid of backaches. Consume
about 2000 mg of this vitamin everyday.
Applying garlic oil on the back gives immense relief from
back pain. Take about 10 small garlic pieces and fry them in oil on a
You can either use sesame oil, coconut oil or mustard oil.
Fry till the garlic cloves turn light brown. Let the oil prepared
from garlic cool completely.
Thereafter apply it on the back and keep it for about three hours. In
a couple of days, you'll feel its magical effects
4) Home Remedies for Cough:
Grapes help a great deal in treating cold in a few days.
Consume 1 cup grape juice and also add 1-teaspoon honey to it.
Almonds are excellent for dry coughs. Soak about seven
almonds in water and keep them overnight. Next morning peel off the
brown skin.Now grind them to form a powder and add twenty grams
each of butter and sugar and form a paste. Consume it twice a day ,
once in the morning and the second time in the evening.
5) Home Remedies for Common Cold:
Lemon can be used effectively to treat common cold, as it
increases the body resistance. Take one glass of warm water and pour
some lime juice and a tsp of honey in it and consume it once or twice
on a daily basis.
Take 1 tbsp of Pepper powder and boil it in a cup of milk.
Also add on a pinch of turmeric to it. Put some sugar for taste. Drink
it once in a day for about three days.
Take 3-4 tsp Onion juice and 3-4 tsp Honey and mix well