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Pineapple Juice Is 5 Times More Effective Than Cough Syrup

Pineapple Juice Is 5 Times More Effective Than Cough Syrup

Pineapples contain bromelain, an enzyme with anti-inflammatory properties. It fights infections and kills bacteria. The juice from fresh pineapples can suppress coughs five times more effectively than cough syrup. 

One cup of pineapple juice contains nearly 50% of the daily requirement for vitamin C intake. This helpful nutrient works to implement the use of vital enzymes within the body that regulate metabolism and energy conversion.

Pineapple juice also contains high levels of manganese, a mineral that predominately helps form healthy connective tissue and bones. Manganese works to absorb more calcium, metabolize carbohydrates and fats, plus increases regular nerve function.

Some bromelain appears to be absorbed by the body intact, so it’s also thought to have effects outside the digestive tract. In fact, bromelain is often marketed as a natural anti-inflammatory for conditions such as arthritis. It’s one of the most popular supplements in Germany, where it is approved for the treatment of inflammation and swelling of the nose and sinuses due to surgery or injury.

If you have one of many types of persistent coughs and it’s not something more serious like pneumonia, reach for pineapple juice instead of cough syrup. It’s less expensive, has no toxic chemicals and contains the nutrients that will help fight a cold.

Drinking pineapple juice helps soothe a sore throat and aids the body to expel mucous easily. Thick and stubborn mucus in your lungs or sinuses can cause seemingly endless spasms of coughing, sneezing and painful infections. In a study published in “Der Pharma Chemica” in 2010, researchers attempted to find beneficial treatments for patients who have tuberculosis, an infectious disease often caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. As part of their studies, they discovered that a mixture of raw pineapple juice, pepper, salt and honey given to patients every day helped to dissolve the mucus in the lungs.

In a subsequent study, research found that raw extracts from pineapple could decrease mucus five times faster than over-the-counter cough syrups. Patients recovered 4.8 times faster and exhibited a decrease in all symptoms related to coughing, especially hacking.

Most of us do not need additional sugar in our diets, so look only for natural unsweetened pineapple juice and stay away from canned. If you can juice the pineapple yourself, that would be far superior to any store bought.

Pineapple Cough Suppressant Recipe 

- 1 cup of fresh pineapple juice
- 1/4 cup of fresh lemon juice
- 1 piece of ginger (about 3 inches)
- 1 Tbsp raw honey
- 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper

Combine all ingredients and take 1/4 cup, 2-3 x/day and repeat recipe daily.

Karen Foster is a holistic nutritionist, avid blogger, with five kids and an active lifestyle that keeps her in pursuit of the healthiest path towards a life of balance.

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442 comments
Alison Thomson
Alison Thomson

Ok Jordan Dykstra I will keep that in mind. Thank you for thanking of me.

Natasha Johnson
Natasha Johnson

I love pineapple juice one of my favorites \U0001f34d\U0001f34d\U0001f34d

Margarita Amador
Margarita Amador

Cuidado hay personas que son alergicas a la piña y si es asmática, previo a beber o comer piña, hagase una prueba de alergia.

Fiona White
Fiona White

Sacha Catherine LEWIS this may help x

Prabha Sarath
Prabha Sarath

Yes it is good for heart, jaundice, aneamia abdominal disirders and throat.

Paola Sanchez
Paola Sanchez

Se los recomiendo es la Mejor fruta para comer O tomar en licuados Piña es muy saludable Para todos esta entre Mis favoritos

Cel Gal
Cel Gal

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Irene Montgomery
Irene Montgomery

Que buena noticia, yo padezco de tos cronica porque tengo asma y esto me da esperanza ya que no he encontrado ningun jarabe que funcione.

Yvonne Pino
Yvonne Pino

I love pineapple. I need to go to the store buy some more. I love bananas it's true its belly fat .

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Marti Vela

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