A 46-year-old male asked:
why is tea with lemon and honey recommended while treating a sore throat?
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Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Mainly: TEA = Tannic acid a natural "mucolytic" (dissolves mucous)
LEMON and HONEY the honey SOOTHES the inflamed throat (Mainly it makes the TEA TASTE BETTER
Hope this helps!
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Last updated Jul 25, 2016
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