How to treat the throat during pregnancy correctly
After a woman learns about her pregnancy, then immediately come thoughts about a healthy lifestyle, proper nutrition, vitamins, as well as the exclusion of bad habits. And like all the rules adhere, but that's bad luck, suddenly my throat gets sore. You are a little upset that the treatment of the throat takes quite a long time. And after all it is already impossible as usual to go to a drugstore and buy medicines. How to act in this situation, and how to treat the throat during pregnancy?
Go to the doctor's office, which constantly monitors your health during this period. And then you can search in the special literature for recipes, how to treat the throat during pregnancy, or ask advice from friends.
If there was a pain ...
Usually, the sore throat appears because infections get through and the inflammatory process in the tonsils begins. Since immunity in pregnant women is slightly weaker, the likelihood of getting sick is getting bigger.
The most frequent diseases are tonsillitis, pharyngitis and tonsillitis. If you are overtaken by pharyngitis, the pain in the throat will have a tingling character and will be accompanied by a dizziness or dryness. In addition to general malaise and weakness, fever, a runny nose and a weak cough may appear.
It is a viral disease that affects the pharyngeal cavity and is well suited to self-treatment with folk remedies, without causing complications. For example, if you drink something warm, then it will take a little pain.
Angina (acute tonsillitis) is a common disease of the whole body, during which the area of the pharynx and internal organs are affected. With this, the pain becomes stronger during swallowing, lymph nodes may inflame, the temperature may jump (above 38 degrees). Future mother will be pursued by a "broken" condition, weakness and headache. Tonsils blush, they can even appear white plaque, as well as inflamed on the neck lymph nodes. To bear illness on legs, especially during pregnancy, is strictly forbidden, it is also impossible to be treated independently. The whole problem is that the angina is healed only with the help of antibiotics, which must be taken under the strict supervision of a doctor.
How to treat the throat during pregnancy with folk remedies?
If you have pharyngitis, you can just rinse your throat with decoctions of chamomile, calendula, sage, alkaline solution. The procedure should be carried out every two hours. If the throat hurts very much, then can save a tablespoon of sage with a glass of milk. Boil the mixture for 10 minutes, then strain and boil again. It is better to drink this decoction at night. Instead of simple candy from the pain in the throat, you can chew the aloe or hold in your mouth a teaspoon of sea buckthorn oil. The procedure is not the most pleasant, but for the sake of health it is worth trying.
How to treat throat during pregnancy by inhalation?
You can breathe over the decoction of potatoes, over boiled water with calendula or eucalyptus. It is very important to observe proper nutrition, to drink a lot of fluids. It is not recommended to soar your feet, as this leads to the fact that the body overheats. As a rule, the pharyngitis passes in a few days, and the angina will suffer a little longer. It is very important to follow the treatment that the doctor prescribed.