U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 35-year-old female asked:

May i know cough with phlegm can drink warm water mixed with lemon and honey? thanks

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: Warm water with honey and lemon should not harm your cough and reports say some are helped by that.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Nov 26, 2017


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.