heat corn syrup and water on low heat over the stove until thick
add a pinch of ginger
pour into glass jar once liquified
1 tsp ground ginger
3 tbsp water
11 1/2 tbsp corn syrup organic .
use along with vicks vapor rub and saline nose drops along with a cool mist humidifier
you could also try a non-drousy pedicare decongestant for cough and cold