Inflammation and overgrowth of adenoids in a child leads to the fact that they become a hotbed of infections and cease to perform their functions, consequently, violates the immunity. The kid has to breathe through the mouth. Cold, undamped and untreated trapped air in the lower respiratory tract, provokes the development of long and frequent colds.
One of the ways to improve the child's condition are pulmonary. They can do only if the first degree of proliferation of the adenoids, when the breath is disturbed only during sleep. With second and third degree, when the baby breathes in the mouth all day, can only help surgical removal of the adenoids. In order not to aggravate the disease, prior treatments, be sure to consult with a specialist.
Classic steam inhalations in case of enlarged adenoids is contraindicated.
For dry inhalation adenoids use essential oil of juniper, cypress, peppermint, fir, lavender, eucalyptus, tea tree. You need to drip two or three drops of essential oil on a handkerchief, piece of cloth and give the child to breathe in for seven to ten minutes. The cloth, impregnated with oils, you can leave for the night beside the bed.
Adenoids also make damp inhalations, hold them while taking a bath. For the procedure in the water add five to seven drops of essential oil, after adding them in a small amount of sea salt. To make saline inhalation, heat a kilogram of sea salt, add two drops of eucalyptus or pine oil. The procedure is carried out for 5-10 minutes.
To get the positive effects of inhalation, you need to inhale the vapors of essential oils slowly and exhale quickly.
The use of inhalation with a nebulizer
For inhalation adenoids will be effective nebulizer – device-inhaler in which a drug solution is converted into aerosol. The use of the nebulizer with the growth of the adenoids helps to eliminate inflammation, alleviate pain. The device delivers the drug in the form of small particles, they easily fall into the sore place and assimilate completely.
For conducting inhalation using a nebulizer is better to use the drugs prescribed by your doctor, mineral water. The treatments are quick and painless, children do not feel discomfort after inhalation are associated symptoms of inflammation and the enlargement of the adenoids - a cough, runny nose.