Drink plenty of water to keep your throat moist and help thin mucus, making it easier to clear from your airways.
Mix honey with warm water or herbal tea. Honey can soothe a sore throat and may help reduce coughing.
Inhale steam from a bowl of hot water or take a hot shower. This can help relieve congestion and soothe your airways.
Use a humidifier in your bedroom to keep the air moist, especially during the winter months when indoor heating can dry out the air.
Consult with a healthcare provider, if the coughing doesn't stop, and if you have other medical conditions.
Sucking on throat lozenges or hard candy can temporarily relieve throat irritation and reduce coughing.
Stay away from smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke, as well as other irritants like strong perfumes or cleaning products.
Ginger has natural anti-inflammatory properties and can help soothe a sore throat and reduce coughing.