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Asthma Herbs



Asthma herbs offer an excellent asthma treatment solution. The right herbs can reduce and eliminate your asthma signs and symptoms. They can also heal and strengthen the lungs, airways and the immune system. Here is a list of some of the most popular asthma herbs and what their special healing powers are.
  • Ginkgo - an herb that reduces airway sensitivity in children, keeps passageways open, both pill and liquid
  • Ginkgo Throat Spray 1 teaspoon tincture of ginkgo leaves, 5 drops chamomile essential oil (optional), ¼ cup water, Combine ingredients and store the mixture in a sprayer bottle. Shake well before using. Use as needed to keep airways clear.
  • Green Tea - opens bronchial passages
  • Gumplant - use 15 grams in 500 ml for an infusion. Take up to 5 ml per day in 1-2 ml doses.
  • Herb Elecampe - an herb that soothes the inner lining of the airways during an asthma attack
  • Hyssop Tea - relieves respiratory congestion
  • Jimson Weed - relaxes bronchial spasms during an asthma attack, dries up airway secretions
  • Kyolic - alternative to garlic. Odorless. Comes in tablet, capsule or extract form
  • Lavender - keeps chest muscles and bronchial passages from constricting (tightening up, getting smaller), is a mind relaxer that reduces the stress that might trigger an asthma attack and bronchial passages from constricting, as a mind relaxer it reduces the stress that might trigger an asthma attack
  • Lavender Chest Rub - 8 drops lavender essential oil, 2 drops chamomile essential oil (optional), 1/4 cup olive (or other vegetable) oil, Combine ingredients. Rub on chest as needed, especially before bedtime. If you wish to add chamomile as an antihistamine, replace 2 drops of the lavender essential oil with 2 drops of chamomile essential oil. An alternative to the chest rub is an herbal steam that uses these same essential oils. Add two drops of lavender essential oil to a humidifier.
  • Lemon verbena tea - reduces wheezing in children
  • Licorice Root - used to restore breathing and calm the breathing passageways
  • Lobelia Tincture or capsules - helps reduce inflammatory reactions and soothes bronchial tubes
  • Motherwort - an asthma herb that decreases lung spasms and reduces anxiety (lessening the chance of an asthma attack)
  • Mullein - eliminates wheezing and shortness of breath
  • Mullein Oil - eliminates chest congestion. Use in tea or juice for immediate effect. Heals the lungs.
  • NAC - supports the liver in its effort to detoxify
  • Nettle - regular use of tea relieves respiratory problems, an antibiotic, anti-inflammatory
  • Oatstraw - an asthma herb used as a nervous system regulator
  • Passionflower - decreases lung spasms and reduces anxiety (lessening the chance of an asthma attack)
  • Peppermint - an antihistamine (to open air passages & relieve wheezing)
  • Primrose Oil - combats inflammation
  • Quercetin - anti-inflammatory
  • Roman Chamomile - add the essential oil to a chest rub or steam inhalant or immerse 1 tbs. flowers in a bowl of boiling water for a steam inhalant at the first sign of an attack.
  • Sage and Thyme - used as an inhalant, burn to inhale
  • Chinese Skullcap - reduces hypersensitivity and inflammation in airways
  • SOD - an asthma herb that supports the liver in its effort to detoxify
  • Tumeric - reduces inflammation
Breathe-Easy Tea - 1 quart boiling water, 1 teaspoon each chamomile flowers, echinacea root, mullein leaves and passionflower leaves, 1/2 teaspoon each elecampane root and lemon verbena leaves (if available). Pour boiling water over the herbs in a saucepan and steep for 10 to 15 minutes. Strain out herbs. For a 50-pound child, give a half cup of tea at least once a day as a preventive, or a few times a day when breathing becomes strained or when emotional conditions may lead to an attack. If you use a tincture of these herbs, give 1/4 dropperful (15 drops) to replace each half-cup of tea. Store extra tea in the refrigerator.

Chinese Asthma Tea - 1 teaspoon each magnolia flowers and rehmannia root, 1/2 teaspoon don quai root, 3 cups water. Combine ingredients in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Turn down heat and simmer for 20 minutes. Turn off heat and steep for 20 minutes. Give 1 cup daily. Store extra tea in the refrigerator. These herbs can be special-ordered though a natural food store or bought from a mail-order Chinese herb source.

Asthma herbs offer excellent relief from your asthma symptoms. Most of these herbs have been used for hundreds of years and are a proven asthma remedy.


Biovent Drops is an asthma product that contains a combination of herbal ingredients that help to keep your airways open and your lungs healthy. Take these drops with a small glass of water or juice two to three times a day.

For those times when you need something to quickly relieve the tightening of your chest to open your airways, try Triple Complex BronchoSoothe.


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Natural Products

Claritose - Natural allergy relief for all your symptoms.

Respitrol - Relieves wheezing, coughing, shortness of breath, chest tightness and much more.

Biovent Drops - Supports healthy lungs and helps keep air passages open.

Triple Complex BronchoSoothe - Relieves tightening of the chest to open airways.

Asthma Aid - Soothes and strengthens the lungs and helps rebuild your immune system.

Respirator - Helps tone the lungs, expels mucus, clears your airways, and relaxes your breathing.

Breath Ease Spray - Provides sinus congestion relief.

B-Eaze Oil - Helps clear nasal passages and loosens mucus.

Immune Booster - Boosts your immune system to help fight disease, colds, and flu.

Allergy Aid - Contains 12 different herbs to help reduce allergies.

Bronchitis - Contains 11 herbs to help open bronchial passages and prevent infections.




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Dramatic Asthma Relief Report

Cure Your Asthma In One Week

Get Your Breath Back

How I Naturally and Safely Cured My Asthma Condition For Life!

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Natural Products

Claritose - Natural allergy relief for all your symptoms.

Respitrol - Relieves wheezing, coughing, shortness of breath, chest tightness and much more.

Biovent Drops - Supports healthy lungs and helps keep air passages open.

Triple Complex BronchoSoothe - Relieves tightening of the chest to open airways.

Asthma Aid - Soothes and strengthens the lungs and helps rebuild your immune system.

Respirator - Helps tone the lungs, expels mucus, clears your airways, and relaxes your breathing.

Breath Ease Spray - Provides sinus congestion relief.

B-Eaze Oil - Helps clear nasal passages and loosens mucus.

Immune Booster - Boosts your immune system to help fight disease, colds, and flu.

Allergy Aid - Contains 12 different herbs to help reduce allergies.

Bronchitis - Contains 11 herbs to help open bronchial passages and prevent infections.




eBooks on Natural Remedies That Work

Dramatic Asthma Relief Report

Cure Your Asthma In One Week

Get Your Breath Back

How I Naturally and Safely Cured My Asthma Condition For Life!

Learn the Power of Aromatherapy

Home Remedies That Work



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