Causes of scratchy throat
There are very different preconditions for the formation of dryness of the throat. The following causes of dry throat:
Viral illness or a cold. They are often accompanied by a cough and runny nose, and fever.
Specific diseases. For example, pharyngitis or tonsillitis
Pharyngitis is an inflammation of the mucosa with a characteristic redness of the throat. Angina is an infectious disease in which inflamed tonsils and pus is formed.
Dryness due to sore throat. Occurs with a long presence in stuffy or smoky room.
Drying of the mucosa. This happens when warm and dry air. To prevent these unpleasant symptoms, it is recommended hydration.
The inhaling air through the mouth during exercise. This way of breathing may be observed in young children with colds or during sleep of an adult.
In the case of dry throat from colds, you can moisten the throat as needed, ventilate the room or a proper set of breathing through the nose.
As for colds to relieve the dry throat
If there is a strong cough or a very sore throat and inflamed throat, it is possible to judge about colds. That's what eliminates dryness:
Candy. There are the usual, like "Rondo" or "Mentos", and there are medicines – all containing phenol. When is the sucking reflex, all the necessary components stand out from the Lollipop and are distributed to all affected areas.
Aerosol. Used for short-term getting rid of dryness. Ideal for children. Supporting the choice of the right aerosol you have every pharmacist.
All components in this mixture help at the same time: the egg envelops, milk – warm, honey – softens, oil – moisturizes mucous membranes. It helps even when temperature and strong cough.
Pills that contain zinc. This element is of immense help in getting rid of dryness of the throat. The only negative – the tablet is taken only for a week longer to use it.
Cooked mixture. It is great for all pregnant women and children. It is very simple. In a glass of warm milk are added alternately: a teaspoon of any kind of honey, a raw egg, a teaspoon of butter. All this is mixed and ingested before bed.