Treatment of bronchitis in pregnancy

Than and how to treat bronchitis during pregnancy

So, let's start with the means that facilitate coughing with bronchitis:

  • warm tea with honey and lemon;
  • Lime tea;
  • milk with soda.

It is important to consider that drinking all the proposed drugs should often and necessarily in a warm (not hot) form.

In the case of a dry cough, you can use the following means to enhance expectoration of sputum:

  • inhalations with essential oils of thyme, camphor and thyme;
  • potions based on thermopsis;
  • the preparation "Sinupret";
  • Alkaline inhalation soda.

To facilitate the escape of sputum, it is recommended to use such mucolytic agents:

  • ambroxol;
  • Mukaltin;
  • bromhexine;
  • chymotrypsin (solution for inhalation).

You should keep in mind that not all proposed products can be safely applied at any time, so before using any of them, you should definitely consult a doctor or carefully study the instructions and do not exceed the recommended dose.

If you are suffering from persistent cough, and there is a shortness of breath when you cough, use these medications: / p>

  • decoction of the althea root;
  • eufillin;
  • Tonzigon.

Also, for the treatment of bronchitis during pregnancy, it is recommended to use mustard plasters or to put cans. But do not forget that all the thermal procedures during the child's bearing should be carried out with extreme caution, and in case of a threat of miscarriage they are completely contraindicated at any time.

In some cases, with bronchitis spreading the infectious process, doctors can prescribe a course of antibiotic treatment to avoid infection of the fetus. The most commonly prescribed penicillin or amoxicillin.

As for contraindications for the treatment of bronchitis during pregnancy, it should be noted that these include iodine preparations, tetracycline antibiotics and aspirin.

Well, in conclusion, once again, we emphasize that before using any medications during pregnancy, it is always necessary to consult a doctor for advice. Take care of yourself and be well!

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