Indian tobacco (lobelia inflata) is an herbal treatment for asthma. Mix three parts tincture of lobelia with one part tincture of capsicum (red pepper, cayenne pepper). Take twenty drops of the mixture in water at the start of an asthmatic attack. Repeat every thirty minutes for a total of three or four doses.
Recipe Instructions: Tincture
:Take twenty drops of the mixture in water at the start of an asthmatic attack. Repeat every thirty minutes for a total of three or four doses.
Tags and Uses for this Remedy
Allergies :The causes and cures for allergies vary widely, as do the herbs that will work best for each individual.
Asthma : There are many old fashioned home remedies that help asthmatics breathe easier.
You need look no further than the kitchen.
Garlic, onions and coffee have been shown to help ease breathing
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