It helps coating your throat and reduces your urge to cough. To make your own homemade cough syrup:
1. Mix 1/4 cup lemon juice with 1/4 cup of honey.
2. Gently warm 1/2 a cup of OliveOil, in the microwave, for no more than 5 seconds.
3. Make sure that the OliveOil is not too hot before mixing with the lemon and honey mixture.
4. Take one tablespoon of this mixture every two or three hours.
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