How to help get rid of the cough the child from
Every mother at least once in his life faced with a situation when her child is coughing. Almost always a cough is a symptom of various diseases, reaction to stimuli, through which it seeks to remove harmful substances. It can be caused by various reasons, therefore, to understand what drug to give for cough a child from one years old or older, you must correctly diagnose. Cause of cough can be:
— the presence of inflammation in the upper and lower respiratory tract (nose, mouth, pharynx, lungs, bronchi, trachea)
— irritation of a different nature (mechanical, chemical, thermal, etc.)
— the reasons of a psychological nature.
There are two types of cough: dry (unproductive) and wet (with sputum). To get rid of the cough, a child from medication that contribute to liquefaction of sputum in the respiratory tract and the transformation of barking cough in a productive, promote sputum discharge.
In this case, you must give expectorants, such as dry medicine for kids or a cough drop. 6 years old child can already give the capsules or lozenges. All of these tools are presented in assortment of the trade mark "Bronchicum". Antitussive effect is due to the impact of extracts of thyme and primrose. In addition, your doctor may prescribe other drugs with the same action.
Cough child 1 year good helping of traditional medicines – teas, infusions of roots and herbs (mother and stepmother, plantain, marshmallow, licorice, plantain, pine buds, etc.). Traditional, well-proven recipe – cooking radish juice with honey. In the radish hollows out a hole that is filled with honey, and vegetable infused for some time. To obtain a rapid effect resulting sweet syrup should be consumed more than once a day, and every hour 1 tsp. Another tasty cough that is very like children, is eggnog. It is possible to give for cough a child from one year in the absence of Allergy to honey and eggs. For its preparation mash before the advent of white foam 2 tbsp melted on a steam bath butter, 1 tbsp of honey and two egg yolks. Take 2 tbsp 30 minutes before a meal.
In that moment, when my child became productive, and the sputum began to cough, it is necessary to create conditions conducive to its rapid removal from the body. It can be:
— massage the breast with gentle taps
— warming treatments (inhalations, mustard plasters, baths, rubbing, etc.).
Very useful at this time to cough a child from grinding with badger fat. Especially good to do it in the evening before bedtime: you need to RUB the back, chest, feet baby well and wrap it. Older kids can take badger fat inside. In addition to medical, it also provides a bracing effect, stimulates the immune system.
In the treatment of cough should be remembered that during his illness should drink plenty of fluids, eat nutritious and easily digestible foods rich in vitamins and trace elements