Cough releif & Prevents from Sour throat

BCB's Piper longum, commonly known as long pepper, is a traditional medicinal plant used in various cultures for its therapeutic properties. It is particularly noted for its benefits in treating respiratory ailments, including cough and sore throat. Here’s an overview of its properties and benefits, especially for children:

Properties of Piper Longum

  1. Antitussive: Long pepper has been traditionally used to relieve cough. Its antitussive properties help in reducing the frequency and intensity of coughing.

  2. Anti-inflammatory: The plant has anti-inflammatory properties that help reduce throat inflammation, providing relief from sore throat.

  3. Expectorant: It aids in loosening mucus, making it easier to expel, which helps in clearing the respiratory tract.

  4. Antimicrobial: Piper longum has antimicrobial properties that help fight against the pathogens causing respiratory infections.

  5. Immunomodulatory: It boosts the immune system, helping the body fight off infections more effectively.

  6. Analgesic: It has pain-relieving properties that help in alleviating the discomfort associated with sore throats.

Benefits for Children

  1. Relieves Cough: The antitussive properties help in soothing cough in children, reducing the urge to cough and thereby improving comfort and sleep.

  2. Soothes Sore Throat: Anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects help in reducing throat pain and inflammation, making it easier for children to swallow and speak.

  3. Fights Infections: Antimicrobial properties help in combating the bacteria or viruses causing respiratory infections, thereby reducing the duration and severity of illnesses.

  4. Clears Mucus: Its expectorant properties assist in clearing mucus from the airways, which is particularly beneficial in treating chest congestion.

  5. Boosts Immunity: Regular use can enhance the immune response, making children less susceptible to frequent respiratory infections.