This homemade cough drop recipe from the Hello Natural blog details how to make a healthy home remedy for a scratchy throat. Some of the best thing to use to soothe an itchy, dry throat include things like lemon and honey, which can both be found in this recipe.
In addition to these tried-and-true cough aids, other ingredients include water, cane juice, ground cloves and ground ginger. In order to prevent the cough drops from being too sticky on your fingers, it's recommended that they be coated with powdered sugar or cornstarch after the actual cough drop shapes have been formed. The recipe only takes about half an hour to prep, which is a great way to get instant relief at home if you're suffering from sickness.