- Seriously sore throat- anything that actually works??????
^ As Dan says above, hot water with honey in it, and other stuff.
I usually go for a toddy with an English measure of whisky or brandy, the juice of a quarter of a lemon squeezed into it, a slice of fresh ginger and the tops of some cloves crumbled into it.
But the main thing for a sore throat is the honey.Posted 6 years agocrikeyMember
Good Grief child-man…
Paracetamol at the recommended intervals; this will provide pain relief. If you are clever, you can use ibuprofen at the recommended intervals too, but staggered so each dose is inbetween your paracetamol dosing.
The pain is due largely to inflammation, and Histamine release is a component of inflammation, so try an anti-histamine tablet before bedtime too.
And soup.Posted 6 years ago
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