It’s the season of colds, flus and cough. As a result, everyone is in need of an effective remedy against these health issues.

Store-bought cough drops are not always the best option because they are often loaded with chemicals or contain menthol in themselves, a taste that children find very unpleasant.

Here’s How to Make Homemade Cough Drops (Video)

Therefore, instead of thinking what type of cough drops to buy, why not make your own?

You can prepare safe, chemical-free and delicious cough drops that will relieve the symptoms of sore throat and cough in no time. What’s more, your kids will simply love them. All you need is a few simple ingredients!


  • 1 cup of brown sugar;
  • ½ a cup of water;
  • 1 tablespoon of lemon juice;
  • 1 tablespoon of honey;
  • ½ a teaspoon of ginger powder;
  • ¼ a teaspoon of clove powder.

Watch the video below in order to see the whole process of preparation: