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Remedies to help clear mucus in throat

I had a cold last week, and feel better this week, but still have a lot of mucus in the back of my throat. Can anyone recommend a remedy to help clear it out?
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Hi sounds like you may have a chest infection , and a course of Antibiotics will do the trick , Please consult your Family Doctor ,Take care ,
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old time remedy - search youtube - rabbit tobacco
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To help shift the mucus, drink plenty of warm drinks avoiding milk products because this encourages the formation of mucus.

Also do steam inhalations.  Take care not to get scalded.  Get a bowl and pour in boiling water from the kettle, add a little bit of Vick or olbas oil.  Bend your head over the bowl and cover your had and bowl with a towel.
Breathe in through your nose and exhale through the mouth.
Do this for 10 minutes.  

If you can, do this 4 times a day with a duration of 10 minutes each time.

You can buy tablets that will dry up the mucus, but these are not suitable for people who suffer from high blood pressure.  

A nasal spray can also be used short term to unblock the passages.
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