How to choose a pharyngitis treatment in a child

In the cold winter season the most frequentthe disease in children was just pharyngitis. Pharyngitis is the inflammatory process of the mucous membrane of the throat. But the disease itself is very rare, in most situations, pharyngitis accompanies the flu or acute inflammation of the upper respiratory tract. Usually parents learn the disease on the red throat of a child. In children (up to 2 years), the disease can occur in severe forms and even combine with acute rhinitis and inflammation of the nasopharynx.

treatment of pharyngitis in a child

Treatment of pharyngitis in a child

The doctor must observe the process of treatment. It is the doctor who chooses the treatment after examining the small patient and guided by the general condition of the child. Treatment of pharyngitis in a child can be carried out through special diets,hot foot baths, folk recipes, for example: hot milk with honey, various throat rinses, compresses, inhalations and medications.


Treatment of pharyngitis in a child can includeincluding proper nutrition. As a rule, cold or too hot food is removed from the patient's diet. You should also limit the use of spicy and salty foods. Drink better non-carbonated mineral water, prepared at home natural juices, especially from citrus. It is good to drink tea with a slice of lemon.

Acute pharyngitis. Treatment in children

This form of the disease of the mucous membrane of the throatusually accompanies respiratory diseases. Viral in its origin can be caused by streptococcus A or other pathogens.

Children feel pain in the throat, burning and itching,slightly cough and can complain of ear pain. Grudnichki can not complain, but they talk about the problem in another way: they cry, sleep badly at night, refuse to eat. In addition, acute pharyngitis is often accompanied by coughing, runny nose and sneezing, as well as fever and conjunctivitis.

Acute pharyngitis treatment in children

Treat correctly

  1. The throat can be rinsed with herbs, sea salt, antiseptics up to 4 times a day after meals.
  2. Throat should be irrigated with antiseptics oraerosols with antibiotics, for example preparations: "Geksoral", "Kamenoton", "Ingalipt", "Yoks", "Tantum Verde", "Bioparox". Injections are done up to 4 times a day for 2-3 doses.
  3. Treatment of pharyngitis in a child can be entrustedspecial sucking candies or tablets with analgesic and antibacterial substances in the composition, such as: "Falimint", "Pharingosept", "Laripront", "Strepsils" and others.
  4. Bacterial pharyngitis requires antibiotics.

Of course, babies can not suck a pill or rinse their throats, so their treatment consists of abundant drinking and irrigation of the throat.

catarrhal pharyngitis treatment

Catarrh of pharyngitis: treatment

Catarrhal pharyngitis is characterized by inflammation of the mucous membrane only. It does not go deep and does not inflame lymphadenoids - such a disease is already called granulosa pharyngitis.

For the correct diagnosis, the doctor examinesthroat. In this case, it may be red, with a shell swollen in some places, which appears dry and covered with purulent bloom. Depending on these symptoms, treatment is prescribed, which in catarrhal pharyngitis is usually limited to rinsing and spraying.

To prevent such problems, you should strengthen the immune system of the child, take vitamins, eat properly and harden. And then your child will not be scared of cold and frost!

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