How to treat bronchitis, tracheitis and simple cough?
Bronchitis, tracheitis and other cough is very dangerous if it is not treated and can lead to complication of the lungs. Treatment of tracheitis and bronchitis has a direct relationship. This is due to the fact that on the physiological structure and functions of the organs in which these diseases are localized, linked.
By itself, the trachea is a cartilaginous tube that connects the bronchi and lungs with the larynx and upper respiratory tract. And bronchi are separated from the trachea and enter the lungs. Functionally, trachea and bronchi provide the lungs with clean air, moisten them. For the most part, this is due to the profuse discharge of mucus which in turn clears the path from infection and viruses. This process ensures that the ciliated epithelium, which lined the inner walls of these organs.
The most common viral diseases is one of the causes of tracheitis and bronchitis. When trachea is inflamed mucous membrane of the trachea and bronchitis and mucous membranes of the bronchi. But as these two bodies have a direct connection (one into another), the treatment of these diseases a similar basis. Also causes of tracheitis and bronchitis can be attributed to irritants, Smoking, cold (hypothermia) and bacterial infection. The symptoms of these diseases have a lot in common. For example, the cough, the accumulation mucus, wheezing and malaise.
Treatment of diseases
The treatment is based on anti-inflammatory therapy in which usually antibiotics are used. Against this background, requires compliance with the so-called therapeutic mode: the tobacco withdrawal or significant reduction of its consumption, and ventilation, and bed rest. As for bronchitis and tracheitis suffer respiratory tract, it is necessary to avoid chemical irritants. Despite the fact that the treatment of these diseases are similar, to distinguish one from another is still possible.
Treatments for bronchitis and tracheitis:
- antibacterial therapy;
- adherence to the therapeutic regimen;
- antiviral therapy;
- antibiotic therapy (if there is purulent sputum);
- taking medications cough;
- welcome expectorant drugs;
- physical therapy measures (inhalation).
Bronchitis and tracheitis is normally present cough of a different nature. He initially dry and then becomes wet. By itself, this symptom is natural and good, as using the faster cough out sputum. And yet, in order to process the output of phlegm to accelerate, it is best to drink mucolytic drugs.
Veryit is important to identify the cause of these diseases. It is necessary to pass tests. It must be remembered that some antibiotics are treated for viruses, the other from a bacterial infection. The holding of the inhalation due to the fact that in bronchitis and tracheitis, you need to constantly moisten the mucous membranes. Especially often inhalations administered to young children, to avoid false croup.
Treatment of folk remedies
Folk remedies in the case of tracheitis and bronchitis treatment can be only auxiliary. As both these diseases are accompanied by inflammatory and dangerous serious complications. For example, for the treatment of cough you can use infusions and decoctions of mallow, marshmallow drug, hollyhocks, medicinal Angelica and saxifrage. To speed up the release of sputum can be used decoctions and infusions of isopa, European wild ginger, medicinal sweet clover, rosemary and creeping thyme. Often recommended antibacterial decoctions and infusions calendula, protaminom eucalyptus, thyme, uzkolisty the Andromeda, the moss and the Basilica.
If tracheitis or bronchitis is fungal in nature, then use this herb, yarrow and series. Spasms in the bronchi can be eliminated with the help of belladonna, thyme and anise seeds. And this can be done thanks to the dope, St. John's wort, dill, chamomile and krestotsvetnye. To restore the function of the bronchial epithelium by using birch leaves and kidneys. This is especially true for those who long to smoke tobacco. In diseases such as bronchitis and tracheitis, the most important is the prevention of transformation into a chronic form. Therefore it is necessary to treat these inflammatory processes.
Herbal decoctions and infusions have a beneficial effect on the treatment of these diseases, but only in combination with basic therapy.
To prepare herbal medicines is necessary only with the consent of the attending physician, who will tell in each case how to prepare and how to apply. Self-treatment of bronchitis and tracheitis other diseases of the respiratory tract should be carried out only under the control of any additional studies and analyses. The only exception: after suffering tracheitis and bronchitis in cases of hypothermia or cold you can use the already-proven herb for prevention. After all, if once manifest these diseases, the risk of re-recurrence is always present.