Marked by hoarseness or loss of voice, laryngitis is an inflammation of voice box (also known as the larynx). Located airway to your lungs, the larynx contains your vocal cords. Irritation or infection can trigger swelling in the vocal cords, which in turn leads to hoarseness in the voice.Laryngitis can be either short-term (acute) or chronic. It may cause due to common cold, flu, allergies, bronchitis, pneumonia and many more. Laryngitis is cured by giving various herbal tea along with pre – probiotic in dietary management.