You will need
- - propolis;
- - alcohol 90%;
- birch ash.
Laryngitis, tonsillitis, sore throat, prepare the following tool. Take 20 grams of honey, cool it in the freezer to become fragile and easily nasmelilsya, pour 100 ml of rubbing alcohol, at least 76%. Steep two to three weeks in a dark place, at temperatures below 20 degrees Celsius, daily razbaltyvaniya. Then filter. For gargling, take 100 ml of warm water and add a teaspoon of alcohol tincture of propolis. Rinse with this solution throat at least 4-5 times a day.
The aqueous extract of propolis is also widely used for outdoor and indoor use and is no less effective than alcohol-based tincture. Not stored for more than 10 days, and in the fridge. For its preparation take 100 CC of boiled water, add 10 grams of crushed propolis, then close the lid and put in the hours on a boiling water bath, occasionally stirring the composition with a wooden spoon. Then allow to cool. For gargling, take 3 parts water and 1 part of water extract of propolis, mix and rinse the throat 3-5 times a day.
The most complete extraction of propolis is in an aqueous-alkaline medium. Take 0.5 liters of boiled water and add 5 teaspoons of birch ash, stir and leave for a day to infuse, stirring occasionally.
A day gently pour the prepared infusion through the rubber tube. Obtained in a weakly alkaline solution add 20 grams of crushed propolis. Insist 48 hours, then filter. The resulting solution should have a dark brown color with a specific smell of propolis. For gargling, take 50 ml of water and 25 ml of infusion. Follow the procedure 3-4 times a day.
You should know that the combined use of propolis with antibiotics increases the effectiveness of the latter dozens of times, so accept dose of antibiotics can be significantly reduced, but only after consultation with the attending physician.
In addition to gargles for diseases of the upper respiratory tract is possible to do inhalations with propolis or lubricate the throat with a mixture of alcohol tinctures of propolis with the glycerol.