what are some appropriate non-pharmacologic therapies that can be suggested or advised to patients with upper?


i mean upper respiratory tract infections

4 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Best Answer

    It depends on the root cause - Infection occurs when the immune system is weak - so concentrate on building immunity - certain herbs can help and are better than drugs (more benign)

    Check out these websites: www.curezone.org - www. mercola.com - whatreallyworks.co.uk and http://www.buteyko.com/media/healthy_breathing.htm...

    Good luck

  • canela
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    Upper what? GI symptoms? Get any number of over the counter remedies; ask the pharmacist. Upper respiratory? Do the same thing.

  • 1 decade ago

    lots of fluids .. fluids help thin secreations so they can be excreted by coughing as well as deep breathing excercizes .. look into something called an incentive spirometer those really help when dealing with respiratory issues...as well as taking vitamins.

    Source(s): nursing school
  • 1 decade ago

    with upper what???


    ooh - upper respiratory - sorry, can't help you with that!

    But hope you'll get feeling better real soon!!!

    God Bless!

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