Worms during pregnancy

Worms during pregnancy - symptoms and treatment

In fact, they say that there are worms in every person - without this we can not exist. But they are extremely rare. Yes, and worms helminths are different. The main thing, do not worry - it's not deadly! But to descend or go to the expert-parasitologist it is indispensable! After all, not only the fact itself, but also the type of worms found and the duration of pregnancy are important.

You should know that no anthelminthic drugs can be taken during pregnancy! They are all poisonous and extremely dangerous for your child and for pregnancy in general (there is a certain risk of miscarriage). Among a large number of folk methods of fighting parasites, almost nothing can be used in pregnancy. But what is to be done?

Even in the "worm" issue in medicine there is no unanimity. Some doctors believe that it is absolutely necessary to treat the worms, because under certain circumstances they can harm the fetus. Especially dangerous for pregnant women ascarids. Their larvae penetrate the placenta and are localized in the body of the fetus. If they settle in the brain of the child, the birth will become severely hampered, since the fetal head will be significantly enlarged. If helminths occupy the lungs, then the child already in infancy will be prone to endless ARD, bronchitis, pneumonia, which practically can not be treated with antibiotics.

But most doctors are still inclined to suffer much more reasonable and less risky than treating medications. Supporters of this point of view are sure: worms do not pose any danger to the fetus and the course of pregnancy. But what to do if it gives a terrible discomfort to a woman? And if it's just strength then the child already in infancy will be prone to endless ARD, bronchitis, pneumonia, which almost can not be treated with antibiotics.

But most doctors are still inclined to suffer much more reasonable and less risky than treating medications. Supporters of this point of view are sure: worms do not pose any danger to the fetus and the course of pregnancy. But what to do if it gives a terrible discomfort to a woman? And if it's just strength then the child already in infancy will be prone to endless ARD, bronchitis, pneumonia, which almost can not be treated with antibiotics.

But most doctors are still inclined to suffer much more reasonable and less risky than treating medications. Supporters of this point of view are sure: worms do not pose any danger to the fetus and the course of pregnancy. But what to do if it gives a terrible discomfort to a woman? And if it's just strength Worms do not pose any danger to the fetus and the course of pregnancy. But what to do if it gives a terrible discomfort to a woman? And if it's just strength Worms do not pose any danger to the fetus and the course of pregnancy. But what to do if it gives a terrible discomfort to a woman? And if it's just strengthDo not tolerate this muck?

Best of all, of course, in time to engage in prevention. Adhere to the basic rules of hygiene: wash your hands every time, coming home, after contact with animals, visiting the toilet and before eating. Wash vegetables and fruits thoroughly, adhere to the rules for the thermal processing of fish and meat, protect food from contact with insects and rodents. It is recommended to sleep in panties that fit tightly to the body. Often, wash the bed and towels at high temperatures and carefully steam with (when ironing) all the linen. Do not gnaw your nails, wash with soap in the evening and in the morning. These activities will help not only to protect yourself from the appearance of worms, but also quickly drive out pinworms, if they did settle in your body - their life span is only about a month.

Treatment of worms during pregnancy

You can also use plants that have antihelminthic effect. Among them, watermelon, black-briars, birch, cowberry, valerian, pomegranate, strawberry, willow, white cabbage, coriander, nettle, lavender, onion, garlic, juniper, dandelion, walnut, papaya, chamomile, radish, carrots, mountain ash, thyme , wild garlic, pumpkin. But during pregnancy, many herbal medicines are contraindicated. Therefore, do not forget about consulting your gynecologist.

If you want to know what you can probably use in the fight against worms during pregnancy, it's raw pumpkin seeds (always with a green film). There are several options for treating pumpkin seeds:

  • eat two or three tablespoons of seeds on an empty stomach (chop or grind well). After two hours, drink two tablespoons of olive oil (as a soft laxative) - and the worms should move away. The procedure can be repeated;
  • Eat half a cup of sunflower seeds in the morning and evening for 30 minutes. 40 minutes before meals for a week;
  • Take 100 g of peeled pumpkin seeds and rub with 35-45 g of water. Stir well and take 25 grams 4 times a day for 10 days.

Pumpkin seeds are good for many women, although not all. But there certainly will not be any harm. And also gnaw a raw carrot - it's also kind of innocuous. Another method: in the morning on an empty stomach to eat 10 cloves of garlic with melted milk.

If you are not contraindicated in enemas, you can try the following options (after consulting a gynecologist, of course):

  • finely chopped garlic and herb wormwood pour boiling water, insist half an hour, strain, make enemas. The procedure should be 3-5 days;
  • to make enemas of chamomile: 2 tbsp. l. a glass of boiling water;
  • enemas from a soap solution.

Also keep in mind that dairy products contribute to the reproduction of worms. Therefore, it is better to abandon them for the period of treatment.

Try to choose the most suitable behavior for you in this situation. And even better - beware and do not be ill!

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