The process itself sputum discharge indicates that the child is on the mend. Since the first time the sputum is very thick, the child finds it hard to cough up. In order to make the sputum easier departed need to constantly humidify the air in the room where the sick child, and offer him lots of fluids. Humidify the air using a special device – a humidifier. If not, then the battery should hang a wet diaper or towel.
Liquefaction and expectoration of mucus contribute to a variety of herbal preparations, for example, decoctions St. John's wort, mother and stepmother, ivy, black radish juice with honey, infusions of marshmallow, licorice root. These drugs contain substances that contribute to the increase in the number of sputum, reducing its viscosity and also causes the bronchi to contract for rapid removal. Folk remedies for the treatment more suitable for elder kids, as they increase the amount of sputum, which is difficult to handle kids.
Young children to better discharge the mucus it is recommended to massage the chest. To do this, the baby is placed on his stomach on the lap of an adult with a slightly lowered head. Parent tips of the fingers should be rattling between the shoulder blades of the child a few minutes from the bottom up. After this massage, you must cause coughing the child, slightly pushing the tongue root. To be most effective to do this procedure 3-4 times a day.
Excellent job with phlegm in children, and traditional medicine. Many pediatricians recommend young patients the drug, "ACC", which quickly thins the mucus and takes it out of the bronchi, in addition it helps to reduce inflammation. Modern drugs of this spectrum are "Mucosolvan, Ambrobene", "Travis". They have a pronounced expectorant and also help to increase local immunity
Advice 2: How to bring the phlegm
For complications pneumonia in the lungs forms a liquid which may be light or spotting. This condition is called pleurisy. Pleurisy is dry and exudative (exudative), often unilateral but can be bilateral, begins with pain in the chest, aggravated by inspiration and coughing. In case of accumulation of large amounts of fluid begins respiratory distress, pallor and cyanosis of the skin.
You will need
- - aloe tree;
- - cranberry;
- - sugar;
- - med;
- - Cahors;
- fir oil;
- - elder flowers
For the treatment of pleurisy are advised to prepare the following composition. Take 0.5 liters of juice of aloe not less than 3 years old, 0.5 liters of cranberry juice, 0.5 kg sugar, 0.5 kg of honey, 0.5 liters of Cahors. Mix the components in the above sequence. Received 2 liters of the mixture to put in a moderately warm, dark place for 2 weeks. A daily shake. After 2 weeks a leak of 200 grams to use, the rest of the mixture in the refrigerator. Make the first week 1 teaspoon 3 times a day 20 minutes before meals. Next week to take a spoonful. The course of treatment – until the end of the composition. This composition is recommended for the treatment of pleurisy in children.
In addition to receiving herbal medicines inside very useful to RUB the chest of pine oil, with the simultaneous intake of oil inside. Not recommended acceptance to children. Take a clean fir oil (pharmacy, but not cosmetic), mix about 3 drops of oil and 1 teaspoon of water and drink through a cocktail straw. Not recommended getting oil on the tooth enamel, it deteriorates and darkens. Breasts oiling at night, no more than 5 drops, warm wrap.
The expectoration is facilitated by the reception of the tincture on the flowers of elderberry. Take 4 large umbrella elder flowers, pour 1 bottle of good vodka and infuse for two weeks at room temperature. Take 1 tablespoon an hour before meals three times a day, not to miss a single session. To cure pleurisy the need to drink 1-1. 5 bottles of tincture, TB – 3 liters, with a break of 2 weeks after ingestion of 1.5 liters.
Especially severe pleurisy happens when the extreme – purulent pleurisy. Is characterized by a sharp rise of temperature, drenching sweat, a big difference morning and evening temperature, severe weakness, coughing and heavy breathing.
Food pulmonary patients high protein. You should eat lean meat, fish, liver, offal. Useful milk. It contains a large amount of minerals and calcium that are easily absorbed by the body.