Laryngitis

Dr. Ramesh Bhardwaj D.H.M.S  •  Dr. Puja Bhadel Bhardwaj  M.D.

  

Laryngitis is swelling and irritation or inflammation of the voice box (larynx) that is usually associated with hoarseness or loss of voice.

Laryngitis can be short-term or long-lasting (chronic). Most of the time, it comes on quickly and lasts no more than 2 weeks.

Chronic symptoms are those that last 2 weeks or longer.



Causes:-

-overuse of the voice

-acid reflux disease

-allergies

-bacterial or fungal infection

-excessive coughing, smoking, or alcohol consumption

-inflammation due to over use of the vocal cords

-use of inhaled corticosteroids for asthma treatment

-viral infection

 

 

Symptoms:-

Hoarseness or no voice at all

Dry, sore, burning throat

Coughing, which can be a symptom of, or a factor in causing laryngitis

Difficulty swallowing

Sensation of swelling in the area of the larynx

Cold or flu like symptoms 

Swollen lymph nodes in the throat, chest, or face

Fever

Coughing out blood

Difficulty breathing (mostly in children)

Difficulty eating

Increased production of saliva in mouth

 


Treatment:-

The best treatment for any condition is to build your immune system up.

There are many homeopathic medicines which treat a throat infection.

Homoeopathic treatment can be use for irritated throats due to colds, air irritants, and cold weather. Using Homoeopathic medicine provides a safe and effective means to combat sore throats without contraindications or adverse side effects.

The medicine is safe for children and adults alike and can be used along with other cold medications. The medicine work in the body to soothe irritated vocal passages. This may lead to restored voice use and reduced pain.

 

 

Benefits:-

  Alleviate sore throats

  Improve vocal passages

  Combat infections and allergy

  Restore overall health