Pineapple is a tropical fruit and it is rich in Vitamin C and Manganese. Do you know that pineapple juice works better in treatment of Arthritis (Joint pains or diseases). It also helps in increasing your immunity and it is even used to fight cancer. But there is also a rare belief that pineapple juice is used for cough relief. Some people may have cough which comes from the diseases they already have they mostly be Allergy or Asthma.
Why pineapple juice is recommended for cough relief?
According to some reports given by the doctors it is said that pineapple juice cure cough and also they says that pineapple juice is more powerful and it is five times effective than the cough syrup prescribed by the doctor. In our childhood at least once we would have drink a syrup which tastes more likely pineapple flavor. Because pineapple is very effective on cough.
Pineapple juice can also cure the following
- Allergic airways diseases (AAD)
Other than the cough relief pineapple juice has also have more effective powers. It also have anti-inflammatory power which is used to cure from inflammation and swelling. This is the reason why pineapple is so famous among the South Americans and Central Americans
Coughs are common when you don’t have any allergic issues. But is problematic when you have allergy in your airway and it is called Allergic Airways Disease (AAD). As prescribed by the doctor steroids are given to cure with the mixing of pineapple juice.
- Respiration related Allergy and Asthma
How the asthma comes ? This asthma comes from the environment and major cause is from genetic. Because if your parents or grandparents have asthma you have more chances to get asthma.
As per the studies when patient drinks 100 ml of pineapple juice mixed with 100
ml of water twice a day with a period of 90 days the asthma is improved as compared to before stages.
- Coughs and wheezing
The pineapple has the power to dilute mucus to ease coughs and wheezing. There are also chances to have cough and wheezing if your bronchioles are blocked with mucus. This acute attack can block your bronchioles.
- Sinusitis or Hay fever
People those who suffer from sinusitis or hay fever can use bromelain which is a drug used to treat if you have allergies helps you to have relief from the sinusitis and hay fever.
Does Pineapple juice works as a replacement of cough syrup?
Pineapple juice can replace the cough syrup but with a restriction. The restriction is what type of cough you have. The cough is basically of two types. They are Dry cough and Wet cough. But if the cause of your cough is because of allergy or asthma pineapple juice can be used as an secondary treatment.
Because the enzyme named Bromelain which is present in stem of pineapple is used for medicine but it is too low to cure so you need to take medicines which are suggested by the doctor. This is the reason why pineapple juice is used as a secondary intake.
People those who got cough because of less amount of antibiotics then you can drink pineapple juice which enhances the antibiotics. But before doing all these things you need to consult a doctor and get his suggestion. If the cough is caused to you by means of any infection you need to consult a doctor because pineapple juice do not have more effect on infections. So the first thing you need to do is consult a doctor and take medicines.
Other Uses Of Pineapple Juice
- Hair growth
Pineapple has an enzyme which is called as Bromelain which is present in the stem of the pineapple which helps you to maintain good health and it helps you in hair growth.
- Good for digestive system
The enzyme which is present in pineapple is Bromelain which is also called Proteolytic enzyme which helps to digest proteins. This is the reason why it is helpful in digestive system.
- Weight loss
Pineapple has manganese which is used to regulate the sugar level in your blood. So this makes you to reduce your weight by means of eating the pineapple.
- Reduce the risk of vision loss
Pineapple can reduce the risk of vision loss also called macular degeneration which is a disease makes to vision loss when you are getting older. The only reason pineapple is used because it has plenty of Vitamin C and antioxidants.
- Bone strength
Pineapple makes you to grow tall and makes you strong. The pineapple contains manganese which has the quantity of 75 percentage in which a human body needed for daily intake. Manganese helps to grow strong bones and also the tissues in our body.
Now we can come to an conclusion that pineapple is rich in Vitamin C and Bromelain and how it helps our body.