Otitis media - inflammation of the ear.There are otitis outer, middle and inner.Improper treatment of middle and inner otitis media can lead to a reduction or complete loss of hearing and cause serious illness such as meningitis.
Otitis may occur due to mechanical manipulation of matches, pins in the ear canal, which can lead to inflammation of the follicles and sebaceous glands.So great is the likelihood of otitis media with gout, decreased immunity, hypovitaminosis, a staph infection.It happens that the inflammation goes on the eardrum.
Otitis media can occur in acute and chronic
If you have symptoms of otitis media should not waste time, because the disease can cause serious complications and become chronic.
Depending on the type of the disease, treatment of otitis media should be integrated , combine the drugs, both general and local action.Consideration should be given particular patient, the degree of existing inflammation.In addition, it is necessary to determine at what stage is the
to prevent the development of complications the patient must provide complete rest.Respect for patient bed rest is the main recommendation in this case.
Fight otitis allowed to mix with the formal treatments of alternative medicine.
This disease is accompanied by unpleasant pain, which will help reduce folk treatment of otitis media:
* whet boric alcohol and soak it in a piece of cotton.Insert swab in both ears, and the top cover with a dry cotton swab.Then wrap the throat is not very tight woolen scarf.This procedure is done before bedtime.In the morning remove the cotton wool from the ears.If necessary, repeat the following night;
* in acute earaches help following mixture: grate raw beets, add the honey and simmer for 2 hours in a oven.Introduced juice instilled into the ear;
* Moisten a cotton wool in the juice of raw onion and lay in his ear.Tampon change as dry fleece;
* in the treatment of otitis media in children can be instilled into the affected ear 2-3 drops of warm camphor alcohol;
* moisten cotton wool with warm peanut butter and put in the sore ear fleece
* for the treatment of otitis media, you can use a 20% infusion of peppermint leaves.Good help and 10% tincture of Melissa officinalis (instilled into the ear 6-8 drops of warm infusion 3 times a day).
Chronic purulent otitis is a consequence of not fully cured of acute otitis media.He may be accompanied by persistent or recurrent arising appearance of pus in the ear.This often results in persistent hearing loss.Traditional methods help in the treatment of chronic otitis media:
* flowing out of the ear if it is necessary to hold the patient's ear syringing infusion of chamomile in the form of heat.Pour 1 tspchamomile flowers cup of boiling water and infuse for an hour;
* Take an onion, cut a small hole in it.At the opening pour linseed oil.Bake in the oven.The resulting juice to drip into the ear;
* with festering ears will horseradish juice and salt.Take 30 g of horseradish and grate, add 5 grams of salt.Let stand until the juice is not highlighted that it is necessary to instill 1-2 drops in the affected ear;
* in chronic otitis recommend taking peony tincture 20 drops 3 times a day;
* is very good, and the infusion of laurel.5 bay leaves, pour a glass of water, bring to a boil.After this wrap and keep warm for 2-3 hours.Warm infusion drink 2-3 tablespoonsand dig into the ear for 8-10 drops several times a day.
For the treatment of chronic otitis media is used 10% tincture tion pericarp walnut tincture of calendula, celandine, yarrow, St. John's wort, or rose petals.
When otitis externa helps ear syringing with warm chamomile - 1 teaspoon dried herbs to 1 cup of water.It is necessary to insist, then strain.If otitis media is strictly contraindicated in such a procedure.
Traditional methods include various and compresses .This may be used carbolic acid with glycerol in a ratio of 1:10.Important notice: it is impossible to compress be in the draft, and even go out into the fresh air.This can lead to deterioration.
widely used in the treatment of otitis 30% alcohol solution of propolis . cleared auditory meatus of pus is introduced to soaked in a solution of propolis gauze rolls (they must be firmly pressed to the eardrum).Repeat this procedure must be exactly the next day.Treatment is carried out 10-15 days.Treatment of propolis is strictly contraindicated in patients with high sensitivity to bee products.
The treatment of otitis can combine traditional methods or use them as a supplement.Use of only non-traditional methods for the treatment of otitis media is fraught with the development of complications.Therefore, the use of these funds is shown only with the permission of the doctor.
To prevent illness and subsequent treatment of otitis media, need timely prevention .Most often, otitis media develops as a consequence of a cold.It is therefore necessary to produce symptomatic treatment of colds.Vasoconstrictor drugs may be used in the nose (better droplet sprays as the application may lead to the penetration of the infection into the ear).This will help to remove the block from the mouths of the auditory tube pharyngeal.
To prevent the development of purulent processes in children should initially be cured of the disease, which can lead to the top of a purulent otitis media, to cope with a cold, sinusitis.You have to know that even the correct blowing your nose will allow some to protect themselves.The air must be blown alternately clamp the first one nostril, then the other.
But the best prevention of disease and the occurrence of otitis unpleasant consequences will be a visit to the doctor at the first warning signs.