How to Treat Hoarseness in Voice Naturally

Upper respiratory viral infection or head cold is the most common reason for hoarseness. This infection can cause fever, headache, severe swelling and irritation of the vocal cord. Swelling and irritation of the vocal cords may lead a small growth of tissue called a granuloma on the vocal cord. Another common cause of hoarseness is vocal nodules or overuse of the voice children mostly affected by this. Stretching of the vocal cord’s nerve can cause temporary hoarseness that can last a few days. Strictly avoid using hot spices, cigarettes and alcohol from your daily routine for the better results of treatment. In a serious or severe condition only a qualified ENT physician can properly treat these conditions. Some useful and effective home remedies can also helpful to treat hoarseness in the voice.

Best Natural Tips to Treat Hoarseness in Voice

Fennel Seeds

Boil 10 grams Fennel seeds (saunf) in half liter water when it evaporates into ¼ off the flame and mix sugar to taste in it. Use of 2-3 times will solve your hoarseness in a voice problem.

Roasted Grams, Natural Sugar

Roasted grams will help to reduce hoarseness in voice naturally and effectively. Make a fine powder with 50 grams roasted grams daily you can mix natural sugar in it to your taste. Take one or two tablespoons after every 30 minutes during the day and finish it before going to bed at night. Within one or days problem with hoarseness in voice will be solved positively.

Licorice/Sweet Wood

Licorice is also another excellent natural herb to help throat problems due to its anti-inflammatory and antiviral properties. Chew a small piece of Licorice/Sweet wood (mulathi) 2-3 times daily. Best and easiest tip to treat hoarseness in voice naturally. Or gargling with boiled water of sweet wood is also very much effective for all ages.


Anti inflammatory and anti bacterial properties of cinnamon is best to treat hoarseness in voice naturally. Make a fine powder with cinnamon stick and mix few drops of honey with 2-3 pinches with this powder on your palm. Now apply this mixture with your finger tip in your throat area and leave it for 10-15 minutes. Now gargle with lukewarm water with salt. Within one or two applications your voice quality will be improved.

Anise seeds with Aloe Vera Gel

Make a fine powder with 5 grams anise seeds and mix it with fresh aloe vera gel. Apply this paste with your finger tip deep in your throat area and leave it for 15-20 minutes. Keep your mouth open until the water discharged that is affecting your throat and voice.

Dried Jambula (Jamun) Seeds Powder

Grind dry seed of Jambula (Jamun) to make a powder and mix honey in it. Make small pills with this mixture and chew daily 1 pill. If you are facing this problem since months, it is the best tip to solve the problem naturally. Also best tip for singers and tellers.

Chamomile Oil Neck Wrapping

Make a neck wrap with two inch in width and about 8 inches long cotton pad. Wet it with few drops of water and now drop chamomile oil drops or mix few drops of water with oil. Wrap it around your neck area with a cotton cloth piece. Best to apply it before going to sleep and leave it overnight. Next morning remove it and repeat this tip until required results. Within two or three applications the problem of voice hoarseness will be resolved.

Mint Leaves and Green Cardamom

Boil 2-3 green cardamoms, 10-15 Mint leaves and ½ teaspoon Fennel seeds in 1 glass water. Boil it for 4-5 minutes then off the stove. Mix 1 teaspoon honey and 4-5 drops of lemon juice in it and sip it 2 times during the day.

Ginger Juice with Honey

Mix few drops of ginger juice with honey and lick it 3-4 times during the day. You can add 2-3 drops of lemon juice too. Chew a small piece of ginger and mint leaves 2-3 times daily to get rid from hoarseness in voice.