How to treat a throat at small children

How to treat a throat at small children

The weak immunity of kids is not capable to resist to various viral infections fully. And the slightest overcooling can be shown by inflammation of a throat and other symptoms of a respiratory disease. But that the disease did not extend to bronchial tubes and lungs, it is necessary to start treatment immediately.

It is required to you

  • - warm vitamin drinks;
  • - febrifuges;
  • - fabric, cotton wool, an oilcloth for a compress;
  • - mustard plasters.


1. Treatment of tonsils at children presents special difficulty as it is heavy to explain to the baby as it is necessary to rinse a throat and that it is useful to drink tasteless medicine. For this reason direct the main efforts to thermal procedures and increase in immunity. But do not avoid at the same time visit and the recommendations of the doctor. Count on own forces without risk for life and health of the child.

2. At the increased temperature (more than 38 wasps) use febrifuges in syrup or rectal candles. Besides, rub off the kid vodka or the alcohol diluted half then without wiping, cover for the period of sheets and in a few minutes with a blanket.

3. Often and gradually let's the kid drink through a tubule tasty and useful drinks in a warm look, for example, fruit drink from a cranberry, raspberries, any jam with addition of several drops of a lemon and broth of a dogrose and also warm milk with honey. The constant sglatyvaniye will help to cure quicker a throat at the child. At dry cough add a little Borjomi mineral water to milk. Alkaline drinks are useful to fluidifying and an otkhozhdeniye of a phlegm.

4. Two-three times a day do to the child a compress on a neck. Moisten fabric in warm water, slightly wring out and apply to a neck (on each side), without taking its front part. Cover fabric with an oilcloth, cotton wool and wrap up in a woolen scarf. You watch that it did not give an inconvenience to the kid or interfered him with a dream which during a disease has to be frequent. Leave a compress for 2-3 hours and after a break repeat again.

5. For prevention of distribution of inflammatory process on bronchial tubes apply before going to bed mustard plasters or a compress to a thorax. Instead of water use for it a cabbage leaf with honey or the mashed hot boiled potatoes with addition of several drops of vegetable oil and iodine (1-2 drops). Place gruel on dense fabric and apply to the top third of a thorax, cover with an oilcloth, cotton wool and record a diaper. Leave before cooling.

6. Keep warmly around the kid. Put on to him woolen socks, a jacket and a scarf a neck. Several times a day air the room. And for moistening of air in it hang up several wet diapers. It will prevent drying mucous a nose and a mouth and will facilitate breath. During a disease pay to the child more attention. The emotional state has considerable impact on recovery.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team