How to treat stomatitis in a child
Stomatitis in a child today is quite common. The disease is mainly infectious-inflammatory in nature. At this illness is the most inflammation of the oral mucosa. In fact, she is very thin and delicate, easily injured. Babies with a weakened immune system such an injury can cause the normal nipple. As a result, there are small wounds, which lead to the development of the disease.
Stomatitis in a child, as noted above, are fairly frequency problem. She provoked primarily by microbes, which are virtually on a regular basis live in the mouth. The older generation, they don't.
Looks like a stomatitis in a child? Symptoms
To recognize the disease is not at all difficult. First and foremost, there is a slight redness of the mucous membrane of the mouth, painful blisters and sores. Some kids even rises body temperature. So, on the second day, as a rule, stomatitis in a child is determined by redness of the throat, rashes around the mouth and inflamed gums. In severe cases the temperature may rise up to forty degrees. Often, parents can observe the lack of appetite, as ulcers when chewed food cause unbearable pain. If all of the above symptoms, it is recommended without much delay to seek appropriate advice to your specialist. The physician in turn must conduct a visual inspection, take a number of tests and only after that to confirm the diagnosis.
Stomatitis in a child considered to be a rather unpleasant disease, so go to therapy immediately. The choice of those or other drugs depends on the stage of the disease, as well as the individual indicators of the health of the young patient. Doctors recommend to absolutely every meal to gently numb the mucous membranes of the mouth, for example, gel "Kamistad". After meals, rinse your mouth with oak bark, or strong tea. After the operation, as a rule, it is necessary to lubricate the affected areas of therapeutic antiviral and/or antimicrobial agents and ointments (for example, "applied topically" or "Oxolinic"). Note that to select a specific drug should be exclusively qualified doctor with this diagnosis, as the stomatitis in children.
Reviews about the regime and a special diet
Note that, as a complement to the above therapy professionals also recommend bed rest and a special diet. Regarding the latter, it is better to give mashed food warm, since it will strongly irritate the mucous membranes of the mouth. Also diet can include low-fat dairy products, cooked cereals, soft-boiled eggs and runny omelettes. It is better to limit sweets and juices with a high content of vitamin C. Baby needs to feed often as three or four times a day in order to effectively work the medication between meals. Be healthy!