Normal muscle of the uterus during pregnancy needs to be in a relaxed state. If they reduced is the risk of spontaneous abortion, premature birth. Hypertonicity of the uterus may occur at very different time. In the first trimester cause this condition may be a hormonal disturbance, particularly decreased production of progesterone. The tone of the uterus at 16 to 18 weeks of pregnancy is most often caused by growth of the placenta, which begins to push on the cervix, bladder, and other organs. In this case, it is a natural phenomenon, not requiring removal.
To lower the tone of the uterus during pregnancy, use antispasmodics ("no-Spa, candles "Papaverine"), as well as medicine, "Magnesium B6", "Viburkol", "Ginipral". Medicines, their dose and duration of drug administration should be determined by the doctor based on examination and after ascertaining the reasons for such status. "Nospanum" with hypertonicity can be administered in a dose of 40-80 mg 3 times a day. Often this drug is administered intramuscularly or intravenously. Candles "Papaverine" 1 thing 2-3 times a day.
Suppositories Analdim appoint 1 piece 2 times a day - morning and evening. In relieving symptoms you need to put 1 candle in the day or at night. The drug "Ginipral" in a satisfactory condition applied from ¼ to 1 tablet every 4-6 hours. In a strong tone the drug can be assigned to 1 tablet every 3 hours. When lowering the tone of the uterus the dosage reduce, to this end, increase the interval between meals up to 4-6 hours, gradually reaching the number of 1-2 tablets per day. The abolition of the drug are gradually, reducing the dose of each technique, because of its abrupt withdrawal symptoms of hypertonicity appear again.
The preparation "Magnesium B6" with hypertonicity prescribed 2 tablets 3 times a day during meals. When the tone of the uterus, have emerged as a result of progesterone insufficiency, prescribed artificial substitutes of this hormone: "main", "cough medicine". "Vitrum" is usually prescribed 1 tablet 2 times a day. "Progestin" take 200 mg 2 times a day (morning - 1 hour after food in the evening - before sleep). In the first trimester, the drug is administered intravaginally.
Hypertonicity of the uterus, which appeared due to the growth of the placenta, eliminate to wear a special bandage for pregnant women. It helps to distribute the weight and relieves stress on the spine. With the increased tone of the uterus must be reduced physical activity. Will be useful for walks in the fresh air, rest, restful sleep. Should be limited in the diet foods that cause constipation: white bread, fancy bread, rice, sweets. To lower the tone of the uterus help fallopian Royal jelly and wheat germ, vitamin E.