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whooping cough syrup

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Stormy Stewart
Mio, MI

Old cough syrup used by my grand mother's mother when someone a very bad cough. a very reliable mixture.

(2 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 30 Min

Ingredients For whooping cough syrup

  • 1/2 lb
    flax seeds
  • 1 c
    white sugar
  • 1
    lemons, juice of
  • 1/2 lb

How To Make whooping cough syrup

  • 1
    Put flax seeds in bag; Put in a large stock pot. Pour over it 1 1/2 pints of water. let simmer down to 1/2 the amount; remove from fire and add other ingredients while still hot.
  • 2
    dose: give any amount as often as needed.
  • 3
    Note for a smaller amout: Half of recipe makes enough for 1 pint