Sore throat happens when an individual has flu and colds. It is caused by a viral infection. The scratchy sensation inside the neck and itchiness sensation is a symptom of sore throat. Difficulty swallowing is also the effect of it. Many indigenous people use calamansi as herbal medicine. They use the leaves as tea, dry bark, and leaves as a mosquito repellent, the fruit as a decongestant and dry peel as an antioxidant. The fruit also uses as a treatment for body odor and antibacterial agents. In addition, research shows that citrus fruits can aid sore throat and high fever in Benguet. This illustrates in the below figure:
Calamansi has good amounts of minerals and vitamins, especially vitamin C which is essential to building immunity. It provides immunity against viral and bacterial infections. Drinking this juice on a regular basis helps build immunity against the common cold, flu, and fever. It also prevents oral problems. Another benefit of calamansi juice is astringent and antiseptic. You can use it as a mouthwash. It can help prevent tooth decay, bleeding gums, gingivitis or even loosening the teeth. It helps to remove plaque and stains.
Overall, we see that calamansi is a fruit that provides many benefits. It prevents sore throat caused by a viral infection. Calamansi contains compounds that prevent cancer, build stronger immunity and used also by many as antiseptic. This means that this local fruit is small but a powerful fruit!
Although this article about calamansi is prevention, we do advice to see first your doctor for alternative medication. Doctors know the medical terms and health condition of the patient.