Medications against high temperature
The most famous and popular medicines of this series is aspirin, or acetylsalicylic acid, and paracetamol. Both the drug are quite inexpensive, sold in any pharmacy and help well and fast to bring the fever down. These drugs are normally in the medicinal Arsenal of any family. Work each one a little differently because they contain different active substances.
Aspirin and paracetamol have unpleasant side effects. They are harmful to some internal organs, can cause allergies, etc. when the temperature is low, doctors sometimes recommend to avoid taking these powerful drugs.
In addition to the usual inexpensive tablets, aspirin and paracetamol today can be produced in a more modern and convenient forms. For example, the drug "Aspirin UPSA" soluble effervescent tablets acetylsalicylic acid. Or sweet parazitologicheskii syrup "Panadol", which is convenient to give small children.
Also paracetamol and aspirin, is an integral part of the now popular integrated catarrh powders and tablets: "tablets", "Theraflu", "Rien", etc. Manufacturers of these drugs promise a speedy deliverance from all the major symptoms of colds and flu, including and temperature.
Traditional methods of temperature reduction
If the temperature is not very high – up to 38.5 degrees, doctors often advise not to bring it down with aspirin and paracetamol, and to allow the immune system to independently overcome the disease. However, this does not mean that it is necessary to do nothing, passively experiencing the high temperature, can help the body natural and safe folk remedies.
A good external remedy to reduce fever – wiping vodka or vinegar. Children are not recommended rubbing alcohol, and soaked in a weak solution of vinegar socks gently help to normalize the health of the child.
So, the most famous and easy method of dealing with the cold in General and in particular heat – drink plenty of liquids. Moreover, at the temperature it is advisable to drink acidic drinks with cranberry, cowberry, sea buckthorn, etc. Also a good tea with honey and lemon, or warm milk with honey. All of these fluids help to sweat, and thereby excrete the toxic products of pathogenic microorganisms and regulate the heat transfer. In no case should not drink hot liquids, it should be just warm!