A sore throat or throat pain is a common physical symptom usually caused by acute pharyngitis, or throat inflammation, though it also occurs in a number of other situations, such as post trauma and in diphtheria.

Symptoms of Sore Throat:
It can cause mild to extreme pain. In the case of acute sore throat, the patient complains of pain, irritation and inflammation in the throat; followed by fever, chills and hoarseness.

Causes of Sore Throat:
The main causes of a sore throat are common cold and influenza. Other causes include measles, sinusitis and diphtheria.

Home Remedies For Sore Throat:

Sore Throat Remedy with Holy Basil(tulsi):
Chewing 10 to 12 leaves of basil gives relief in sore throat. Moreover, water boiled with basil leaves can be taken as a drink or used as a gargle.

Get Rid of Sore Throat with Liquorice(mulathi):
Liquorice has great healing property. A small piece of liquorice should be sucked slowly to soothe the inflammation and get rid of sore throat.

Sore Throat Treatment with Turnip:
Turnip(shalgam) is very beneficial in treating sore throat. Boil one turnip in the water and drink like soup.

Treatment of Sore Throat with Black pepper:
This remedy works like magic even if the pain in the throat is severe. Chew 10 to 12 black pepper corn(kaali mirch) with a few batasha(sugar candy) just before sleeping.

Natural Treatment for Sore Throat with Honey:
Mix two teaspoon of honey in a glass of warm water. Gargle with it.

Cure Sore Throat with Jambul(jamun):
In the jamun season, collect the seeds of jamun ,dry them and make fine powder. This powder can be preserved in a bottle. Whenever you suffer from throat or cough problems, take this powder with little honey.

Sore Throat Relief with Tea:
Boil half a spoon of tea leaves in a glass of water. Add a pinch of salt and gargle with it Two to three times a day to get quick relief from sore throat.

Prevent Cough with Ginger:
Crush some fresh ginger and extract about one teaspoon of juice. Warm a little and add equal quantity of honey. Take this mixture just before sleeping. This mixture heals sore throat and also prevents cough.

Guava leaves relieves sore throat

Chew two fresh leaves of guava with two black pepper corn and a pinch of salt. chewing it slowly relieves sore throat and cough.

Dried Mango Leaves

Powder some dried mango leaves and keep it in your mouth for some minutes and let the saliva collect in your mouth. When enough saliva is collects, spit. You need not swallow it. This gives relief from sore throat.