Upset stomach or diarrhea occurs due to many reasons, bringing to life of people uncomfortable.People suffering from this disease can not lead a normal social life.Diarrhea can be both non-durable and chronic.How to treat diarrhea do not know everything.From irrational treatment there are many problems and complications.Therefore it is necessary to know the basic information about the treatment of this unpleasant disease.
Diarrhea - is more frequent (more than 3 times a day) and / or dilution of the chair. main cause of diarrhea have:
- inflammation of the intestines;
There are several factors causing the appearance of diarrhea:
- eating unripe fruit;
- strong sudden fright;
- change in diet;
- change of residence and climate.
For proper treatment for diarrhea is to begin to figure out the factor that caused the disease.However, it is not always possible.Therefore, the correct approach in this case consists in the symptomatic treatment of diarrhea.
first group of drugs have antiperistaltic means , that inhibit intestinal motility and reduce the yield of water into the lumen of the intestine.These are preparations for up loperamide and octreotide.The second drug is given only by a doctor, and loperamide can be purchased at the pharmacy and use it properly, following the instructions.
second group of drugs is means to restore the water-salt balance .Such means not only compensate the loss of water and salt ions.This is very important because when severe dehydration and loss of salt may cause serious consequences, up to seizures.Such formulations are most often produced as powders for preparing solutions.That's right, you can prepare a solution: Dissolve the contents of the sachet in a liter of hot water, allow to cool.Take after each loose stool in small sips at the rate of 10 ml per kg body weight.For drugs in this group are the same and mineral waters such as Borjomi.In no case do not abuse such drugs, as this can lead to water and electrolyte imbalance.Just remember not to add sugar solution such as this will enhance T diarrhea.
third group of drugs is sorbents .This group of drugs adsorbs toxic substances, bacteria and viruses from the intestine.The reception of such drugs should be carried out in accordance with instructions from the calculation of body weight.Remember that if you are taking the sorbent, it should be finely divided.That is, if you want to take activated charcoal, first it is to stretch or chew and drink plenty of fluids.Remember that in order to carry out proper treatment sorbents is spread over time to welcome them with taking other medications at 2 o'clock.With prolonged use of these drugs may be constipation.
When diarrhea is disturbed the normal functioning of the stomach and intestines.So right there is a reception enzyme preparations , if the diarrhea lasts more than a few days.Such drugs include pepsin, trypsin, bile and other enzymes.
to restore normal intestinal microflora is necessary to take probiotics .For such preparations, the normal microflora displaces pathological.
The same positive effect is receiving herbal preparations , such as a decoction of oak bark, camomile, St. John's wort, blueberries, wild cherry, alder, Bergenia, cinquefoil and others.Do not forget that such drugs can also overdose.You should not abuse them.
cause diarrhea if there is an infection, the doctor may prescribe rational treatment with antibiotics .This group of nitrofurans, sulfonamides and intestinal antiseptic.Remember that only qualified personnel may prescribe such drugs.If you start to take antibiotics on their own, you run the risk of harm to the normal intestinal microflora, if the disease is not triggered by an infectious factor.
Also worth diet.It is necessary to exclude products such as fatty foods, coffee, alcohol, fruit juices (except apple), beets, beans, cucumbers, radishes, radish, plum, grapes, milk, cream, yogurt, fermented baked milk, sweet, black bread, sauces, spices.
it is recommended to take porridge on the water, basically boiled rice, semolina, oatmeal, bananas, dried white bread, burgers or meatballs of lean meat, steamed, boiled potatoes, carrots in any form, eggs, soups withmucous cereals and low-fat meat.
is also worth remembering that if you have:
- blood in the stool;
- chair in the form of "rice water";
- severe nausea and vomiting;
- severe pain in the abdomen;
- your symptoms, there are other family members;
- the illness last for several weeks;
- thirst, dry skin, dry mouth;
- a small amount of urine.
This alarming symptoms, and you definitely need to see a doctor to rule out serious illnesses.Because diarrhea may be a symptom of Crohn's disease, cholera, ulcerative colitis, and others.
were treated properly and be healthy!