Catarrh, Coryza & Sneezing
CATARRH, CORYZA & SNEEZING
There are generally two kinds of cold i.e. hot catarrh and cold catarrh in Unani system of medicine. However, according to the updated information the mucous membrane of nose and throat gets inflamed due to the bacterial impact and viral attack resulting in flowing of catarrhal secretion from nose or dropping in throat. The running of nose is called coryza while secretion flowing in throat is named as catarrh.
The children are caught by mild cold and cough with fever prior to measles, mumps and smallpox like viral diseases. Generally patient becomes lethargic having complaints of headache and body ache with fever. Nose becomes running and complains of cough with throat irritation.