How to treat a cough during pregnancy in the early andlate terms?

Update: October 2018

Cough, as one of the symptoms of a cold, causes
discomfort to any person, and what to say about pregnant women
women.

It can happen on any day of a long-awaited pregnancy.
immunity during these 9 months is significantly weakened, hypothermia or
the slightest contact with a sick person who may seem outwardly
healthy, easily leads to colds, ARVI.

It is important to understand that coughing is not a disease, but a symptom of many
diseases and is a reflex reaction of the body,
contributing to the release of airways from the pathological
bronchial secretions. That is, it is not cough that should be treated, but
the disease that caused it. Sometimes, a cough may be due
allergic reaction of the body to any external irritant (see
allergic cough: symptoms, treatment). Cough treatment
pregnancy is a serious problem because
most effective combined antitussive drugs
or expectorants for cough, including herbal remedies,
it is forbidden to pregnant. And not rarely pregnant women with caution
perceive the purpose of even authorized drugs, fearing
harm the baby, and use cough medicine from the folk
medicine. But you should know that some medicinal plants,
also contraindicated and have side effects, not less than
medication.

Еще один неправильный путь —  использовать детский сироп от
cough during pregnancy and other medications used to treat
cough in babies under 3 years of age, since the permitted cough drops
для детей не всегда могут быть безопасны для fetus. Each
expectant mother should know that coughing should be treated and treated
according to the recommendations of the doctor.

What is dangerous cough?

Since cough usually accompanies viral or
bacterial respiratory disease, then the lack
adequate treatment is dangerous for the mother (complications, transition
diseases in a chronic form), and for a child, because
creates a real threat of pregnancy – the risk of intrauterine development
infection, premature birth or miscarriage, malformations
fetus.

Coughing itself, as a reflex action, leads to
increase the tone of the uterus – a dangerous condition, anxiety is not
вынашиванием of pregnancy и гипоксией fetus. Women with low
placenta or placenta previa cough due to
significant muscular tension threatens uterine
bleeding.

A strong cough during pregnancy causes nausea and
aggravates toxicity, if there is one (see nausea with
pregnancy, preeclampsia during pregnancy).

1 trimester of pregnancy – what drugs to treat
cough?

The first 2 months of gestation are the most important.
since it is during this period that the main formation occurs
systems and organs, and a small fertilized egg acquires
real human traits, what parents are convinced of at first
screening. Чем лечить кашель при of pregnancy

The most serious pathologies and malformations of the fetus occur.
It is in the first trimester, and it can
contraindicated drug.

It’s advisable not to get sick in the first weeks, but if
happened, you should immediately visit the doctor – it is the doctor
determine the cause of the cough, conduct the necessary examinations and
recommend how and how to treat cough during pregnancy.

Initially, the doctor will be appointed sparing methods of dealing with
cough, and only then drugs, albeit relatively safe.
The word is relatively used not in vain – individual negative
reaction to the active ingredients of drugs is not excluded.

Some future moms use so-called lollipops from
coughs that are freely sold in supermarkets. Say that from
they will be of great benefit – wrong. Most often, these sweets are saturated
extracts of mint and eucalyptus, along with preservatives, sweeteners
and flavors, and relief is very short, which
forcing to dissolve lozenges one by one.

The table shows cough preparations, the use of which
it is admissible at pregnancy in 1 trimester (see the calculator
gestation week by week).

Herbal preparations Homeopathic remedies Supplements – any permitted restorative actions and
multivitamins
Drugs of synthetic origin
Dry cough
freely applied
  • Mukaltin
  • Althea root (syrup)
  • Pulsatilla
  • Stodal
  • Broncho gran
  • Pregnacare
  • Bifidofilus Flora Force
  • Mamavit
применяется, однако,  недостаточно медицинских данных
effects on the fetus
  • Dr. Mom
  • Gedelix
  • Bronhikum
applies only when the probable benefit to
the mother’s body exceeds the likely risk of exposure to the fetus
Libexin
Moist cough
freely applied
  • Dr. Theiss
  • Pulsatilla
  • Stodal
  • Broncho gran
  • Pregnacare
  • Bifidofilus Flora Force
  • Mamavit
применяется, однако,  недостаточно медицинских данных
effects on the fetus
  • Bronhikum
  • Bronchipret

 2 and 3 trimester of pregnancy – what drugs to treat
cough?

In the second and the third trimester is the final
формирование и созревание всех органов и систем fetus. Colossal
changes prepare the little man for self
life outside the womb. Therefore, 2 trimester, as well as 3
it is undesirable to burden with medication, but in comparison with 1
trimester, restrictions are no longer so strict if necessary
drugs of synthetic origin are prescribed.

Herbal preparations Homeopathic remedies Supplements – any permitted restorative actions and
multivitamins
Drugs of synthetic origin
Dry cough
freely applied
  • Althea root (syrup)
  • Mukaltin
  • Pulsatilla
  • Stodal
  • Broncho gran
  • Pregnacare
  • Bifidofilus Flora Force
  • Mamavit
применяется, однако,  недостаточно медицинских данных
effects on the fetus
  • Gedelix
  • Bronhikum
applies only when the probable benefit to
the mother’s body exceeds the likely risk of exposure to the fetus
  • Libexin
  • Akodin
  • Bromhexine
  • Stotussin
Moist cough
freely applied
  • Dr. Theiss
  • Pulsatilla
  • Stodal
  • Broncho gran
  • Pregnacare
  • Bifidofilus Flora Force
  • Mamavit
применяется, однако,  недостаточно медицинских данных
effects on the fetus
  • Bronchipret
  • Bronhikum
applies only when the probable benefit to
the mother’s body exceeds the likely risk of exposure to the fetus
  • Ambroxol
  • Fluifort

Physiotherapy treatment of cough – official and
homemade

Physiotherapy, as a non-drug cough treatment method,
is the most optimal and perhaps the safest way
treating cough (more dry) in a pregnant woman.

Permissible to apply: Do not use:
  • inhalation
  • gargle
  • any radiation
  • mustard plasters
  • banks
  • electrotherapy
  • hot bathrooms
  • foot baths

Since in physiotherapy clinics clinics are very
there is a high risk of catching additional infection from other patients,
elementary physiotherapy can be done at home.

Inhalation

As an inhaler, you can use modern devices for
these goals (such as a nebulizer) or an ordinary teapot
(inhale vapors through the spout of the kettle), a funnel twisted out of cardboard
(см. как и чем правильно делать inhalation при бронхите, ларингите).
There are 4 important rules to follow:

  • there should be no fever;
  • температура раствора для inhalation должна быть в пределах 30-40
    WITH;
  • apply 3-6 times a day for several minutes (up to 10);
  • после inhalation около полчаса воздержаться от eating и
    conversations.

As solutions for inhalation are allowed:

  •  50 grams of regular baking soda per liter of boiling water, then
    cool to an acceptable temperature;
  • 10 grams of honey bee per cup of warm water;
  • 10 grams of crushed garlic and eucalyptus leaves per liter
    кипятка, затем cool to an acceptable temperature;
  • 20 grams of sage herb per cup of boiling water, then cool to
    permissible temperature.
Gargle

The rinse should be prepared immediately before
application and cool to a warm state. As a rule, on 1
rinsing a glass of solution is enough, you can do 6-8 per day
rinse after meals. As rinsing solutions
valid:

  • half a teaspoon of baking soda in a glass of boiling water,
    cool;
  • 10 grams of chamomile flowers for a glass of boiled water,
    cool;
  • 10 грамм липового цвета on the glass кипятка, cool;
  • 10 grams of the leaves of the plantain in a glass of boiling water, cool.

See also gargling for sore throat

Popular treatment of cough during pregnancy

Folk ways that facilitate and treat cough should be
also agreed with your doctor. Need to track
individual response of the body to the primary use of that or
another way.

Honey

This cough medicine is used both internally and externally.
If a dry cough begins during pregnancy, honey will
contribute to its productivity. But also a wet cough during
pregnancy is also treated with honey – sputum will be easier and faster
out of the bronchi.

Outdoor use Internal use
  • Light rubbing of the breast area heated by honey – in the morning and
    in the evening
  • Compress of warmed honey on the chest – at night. AT
    parchment can be used as an insulating material or
    food wrap
  • Resorption 1 tsp heated honey – 3 times a day
    eating
  • AT качестве добавки к теплому любому питью по 1 ч.л. on the glass
    liquids
  • Honey, смешанный со свежим соком черной редьки в пропорции 1:2 –
    3 times a day, 2 tablespoons.

 Honey – сильный аллерген. At the slightest reaction
allergic to honey should stop it
application.

Milk
  • Warm milk softens sore throat, suppresses coughing
    reflex and soothes the nervous system. Take it should
    warm, slow sips.
  • Milk can be mixed in half with alkaline mineral water.
    without gas (dining) – this drink contributes to the productivity of cough
    and phlegm removal.
  • Good helps milk, boiled with sage – dining
    spoon of grass for 200-300 ml of milk. Take 1 tbsp.
    just before bedtime.
  • Recommended and milk-fig drink: four dried fruit
    figs boil in 600 ml of milk until brown.
    Take 100 grams three times a day in the form of heat.
Onion and garlic

As you know, these are natural antiseptics, powerful phytoncides
which are detrimental to viruses and bacteria.

  • You can use these vegetables for natural
    decontamination of premises and indirect inhalation: cut the bulb
    onion and a few cloves of garlic into small pieces and spread out
    plates, which are then arranged around the room.
  • Apply and juice of these plants (separately). Head
    лука  или несколько зубчиков чеснока измельчают и смешивают со
    tablespoon of honey. After half an hour, juice will stand out. You can strain
    liquid through cheesecloth, and you can gently collect the juice with a teaspoon.
    Take 1 tsp. 2-3 times during the day.

Antitussive drugs and plants prohibited by
of pregnancy

Drugs proven to have a negative effect on the fetus:

  • Alex Plus, Ascoril, ACC, Infpex, Bronholitin, Glycodin,
    Dzhoset, Tussin plus, Codelac (phyto, broncho), Insty, Codterpin,
    Terpinkod, Termopsis, Pertussin, Travisil.

Растения, недопустимые для применения в период of pregnancy (как
in natural form, and as additives to drugs):

  • coltsfoot, comfrey: contain alkaloids
    pyrrolizidine, mutagenic and carcinogenic
    act;
  • Ginkgo biloba: reduces blood clotting, provokes
    uterine bleeding;
  • St. John’s wort: reduces the analgesic effect of painkillers
    means i.e. может снизить эффективность наркоза при КWITH;
  • eleutherococcus, ginseng, echinacea: increase blood pressure, provoke
    allergic reaction.

 Профилактика кашля при of pregnancy

Future moms have a huge responsibility for their health,
since this directly affects the health of the child. Very very
it is advisable not to suffer from any diseases and to prevent
the occurrence of any symptoms, including cough. In order not to break
себе голову, как вылечить кашель при of pregnancy, лучше его не
admit!

  • Avoid public places and contact (even at a distance) with
    sick colds people.
  • Protect public places if necessary.
    natural gate infections: nasal mucosa lubricated
    oxaline ointment or petroleum jelly, any fat cream, and the mouth is always
    keep it closed.
  • After visiting public places, wash hands thoroughly with soap,
    rinse nose and gargle with cool, boiled water or
    saline.
  • To air often the premises with constant stay,
    humidify regularly.
  • Daily walk in the fresh air, preferably in
    forest park zone, the air of which is filled with natural
    phytoncides
  • Do not overcool or overheat, avoid prolonged
    travel and climate change.
  • At the first symptoms of the disease visit, and it is better to cause
    doctor (additional contact with sick people of the affected woman
    extremely undesirable).

Автор: врач-гигиенист, эпидемиолог

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