Enjoy a warm, soothing cup of Hack Hack…Help! tea that blends herbs traditionally and commonly used to treat coughs due to colds and other respiratory conditions. Relax with a cup of herbal tea made with herbs that are well-loved for their antimicrobial qualities, their ability to help soothe irritated respiratory tissues of the throat and chest, and their ability to help expel mucous, while helping relax and reduce spasms in the muscles of the chest.
Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) has a reputation for helping with respiratory infections and coughs, as it releases its volatile oil, which has antimicrobial properties, into the lungs. It is also popular for its ability to help relax bronchial spasms, and have a calming effect on coughs.
Mullein (Verbascum Thapsus) has a reputation as a respiratory tonic that that will help soothe and tone irritated, inflamed tissues in the throat and lungs. Its ability to relax the chest muscles, loosen congestion and facilitate expectoration, make it helpful for coughs, especially hard, tight coughs.
Marshmallow root (Althea officinalis) is well-know for its soothing qualities that are popular for decreasing irritation and soothing tissues of the respiratory, digestive and urinary tracts.
Licorice root (Glycyrrhiza glabra) is prized for its sweet flavor, soothing effect on irritated respiratory tissues and its expectorant action that helps support the body to clear excess mucous. It is commonly part of herbal teas for treating coughs and respiratory infections.
Cinnamon (Cinnamomum spp.) is a popular warming spice used the world over to add flavor to teas. Its antimicrobial and antispasmodic qualities make it a popular addition to teas used for coughs and some digestive concerns.
Use 1 tsp. tea per cup of boiling water. Cover and steep for 15 min. Drink daily as needed; adults can drink up to 3 cups per day. If symptoms persist, be sure to see your healthcare professional.
If you have a medical condition or are taking medications, consult with your doctor or healthcare provider before using this tea.
This blend contains Licorice root, which should not be used if you have high blood pressure, kidney or liver disease, edema, congestive heart failure, or are pregnant.
Avoid if pregnant or breastfeeding.
Keep out of reach from children.