Treating Fever Naturally

When fever comes we visit doctor for medication. But did you know that there are some herbs that are efficient in the treatment of fever without causing any side effects? fever

In Ayurveda there are a lot of herbs that are used for the treatment of fever. Instead of using Paracetamol for treating fever let’s try these herbs.

Beneficial Tips To Treat Fever Naturally

Plectranthus amboinicus which is popularly known as ‘Cuban oregano’ or ‘Spanish thyme’ or ‘Mexican mint’ can be used as a curative medicine in treating fever in children. One table spoon juice from its leaves can be given 4 times a day.Eclipta  prostrata also known as ‘False Daisy’ (with white flowers)  is used for preparing medicines for fever, skin infections and diseases related to digestive system and skin.  The juice obtained from its leaves is used along with honey to treat cold and cough in infants.

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Ocimum sanctum which is popularly known as ‘Holy basil’ is an aromatic herb used to reduce fever. Its analgesic and antiseptic properties make it an active ingredient in treating rashes and swelling.The juice from its leaves can be given 3-4 times a day. Bacopa monnieri or ‘Water hyssop’ is well used in ayurvedic medicines for its ability to stimulate memory power. The juice of this herb is used also to reduce fever.


Turmeric (curcuma longa) which is well known for its antiseptic and detoxifying properties is used as a preventive medicine for fever due to rashes and indigestion.Vernonia cinerea which is also known as ‘Ash Fleabane’ is considered as one among the best herbal medicines for treating fever. This herb is well known and widely used in ayurvedic medicines for its blood purifying, detoxifying and cooling properties.


Acorus calamus, commonly known as ‘sweet flag’ or ‘calamus’ is an active ingredient in ayurvedic medicines to treat sore throat. Its antiseptic property is made use in treating fever even in newborns.Biophytum sensitivum commonly known as ‘sensitive plant’ besides being used for treating fever is widely used for curing loss of appetite due to mal functioning of digestive system.

acorus calamus

Asparagus racemosus  or ‘Satavar’ is well known for its aphrodisiac property. The root of this herb after processing and drying is used for making medicines.Besides being a medicinal plant, this herb is also used as a decorative plant. All these herbs can be easily grown in your vegetable gardens which will help you to prevent fever naturally.