Treatment of acute bronchitis


Acute bronchitis is a process of inflammationair paths, which occurs as a result of a variety of reasons. These include: viruses, inspection pathogens, physical, chemical or allergic factors.

The following symptoms are inherent in the disease: lower body temperature, sudden fluctuations in body temperature, complications can give a long period of stay in a state of high humidity. In connection with these signs, the disease is gaining the maximum number of cases during the fall and spring. Prone to acute bronchitis are mainly people who have foci of chronic infection in the nasopharyngeal region, for example rhinitis, sinusitis or sinusitis. Often acute bronchitis in children can occur against a background of diseases such as influenza, measles, whooping cough, ARD and others. Treatment of acute bronchitis may not be the most effective if the patient during the course of treatment will smoke, drink alcohol or take narcotic drugs.

In most cases, acute bronchitispreceded by a common cold, hoarse voice, coughing, tickling in the throat. After this period, the general malaise of the body, pain in the back, muscles, increases body temperature. The initial symptom of bronchitis can serve as a cough, and usually at the beginning it is dry and very painful, and then there are seizures, then bronchospasm. On the third or fourth day, the cough contains a mucus-purulent sputum that has receded, and the cough itself becomes less dry and painful. If coughing attacks become durable, then headache, nausea and dizziness are not ruled out.

The overall clinical picture of the disease looksas follows: diseases can be divided into three phases. The first is a dry and painful cough, the second phase is intoxication (expectoration of sputum) and the third phase is the recovery of the respiratory tract. Depending on the general human immunity, activity of microflora, the disease can occur in mild, moderate and severe - severe form.

Treatment of acute bronchitis should be maximizedeffective and aimed at combating viral disease, the restoration of all functions of airways. In most cases, treatment of acute bronchitis in adults implies a decrease in activity of microbial flora due to strong antibiotics. In this case, they are sulfonamides or their combinations with vitamins of group "A", "C" and "B".

But antibiotics are not able to fullyeliminate bronchospasm and restore all the functions of the airways. To improve bronchial conductivity, drugs that dilate the bronchi are used. These drugs include euphyllin, isadrine, ephedrine and many others. Especially in the first days of the disease you can achieve positive results if treatment of acute bronchitis will consist of mustard plasters, cans, hot foot baths. To cough, use inhalation based on alkali. Treatment of bronchitis in adults, and in children should include a plentiful hot drink, especially hot milk with Borjomi or soda.

Treatment of acute bronchitis will be maximizedeffective if it includes the application of fees or medicinal herbs, as well as vitamin complexes that have an expectorant, antipyretic effect. As a rule, acute bronchitis is treated at home under the strict supervision of a doctor, but if the patient does not get better and there is no progress, then, respectively, the patient is hospitalized. With the timely treatment of any negative consequences in the form of pneumonia, there should not be.

In any case, you do not need to be treated independently, if you do not understand this. The option "will pass by itself" will not go either.