What Are Possible Home Remedies for Aspiration Pneumonia?

Q:
What are possible home remedies for aspiration pneumonia?

A:
Aspiration pneumonia is the type of pneumonia that occurs when you inhale food, drink, vomit or saliva into the lungs. It may cause pain, cough, and fatigue. But don’t worry; you can do something to help ease these symptoms at home.

Home remedies:

  • Plenty of rest.
  • Drink a lot: water, tea, and soup are all great.
  • Take medicine (cough medicine and pain relievers, for instance) as prescribed.
  • Stay away from smoke.
  • Clear lungs with cool-mist humidifier or warm bath.

 

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