Deksan during pregnancy: inhalation nebulizer, 1 trimester
Is it possible to breathe Ekasana during pregnancy?
Pregnant women often suffer from colds, because their immune system is working for two. But unlike normal people, pregnant women can’t use most of the antiviral drugs, especially antibiotics, since they have a bad impact on the development and formation of the fetus. Therefore, expectant mothers begin to use traditional methods of treatment. With this purpose, at the first sign of colds and flu women drink herbal teas and make inhalation.
But quite often such treatment is not enough and you feeling sick is not improving. In this situation, the woman turns to the doctor who prescribes her a gentle drug. Now, there are many cough remedies that are allowed to use when carrying a child. One of them is Deksan. In this article we consider what this means, how effective and safe Deksan during pregnancy, and in some cases, the use of the drug is justified.
Deksan: main features
The drug has broad antimicrobial action. Often it is used as an inhalation solution for nebulizer with infections of the respiratory tract. The effect is the ability of its active substances — decamethoxinum to destroy the cell membrane of pathogens, causing them to die.
In addition to antiseptic effect, the drug has anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic and decongestant effect.
Doctors often prescribe Deksan for external use as a means for rinsing and flushing the throat with purulent and inflammatory processes on the background of otitis, tonsillitis, sinusitis, pharyngitis and laringofaringit.
Also, the solution used for inhalation treatment of the following diseases of the respiratory organs:
- inflammation of the lungs;
- bronchiectasis disease;
- purulent bronchitis (chronic);
- hypoplasia of the lungs and so on.
Also Deosan widely used in diseases of the skin, oral cavity, urinary organs, for the treatment of wounds and even surgical instruments.
The solution is implemented:
- in vials with a volume of 400, 200, 100 and 50 ml;
- containers (1000, 500, 250, 100, 50 ml);
- as the liquid for nebulizer in nebulah 2 ml each.
Use during pregnancy
The regulations do not use the drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding. By inhalation with a nebulizer particles penetrate decamethoxinum in the Airways, exerting local effects on the nasal mucosa and bronchi. This method of administration does not allow the solution to penetrate into the blood or in the digestive tract.
Inhalation Ekasana during pregnancy will not have a negative effect on the liver, kidneys and the process of the formation of the fruit, which is particularly important in the 1st trimester of pregnancy.
Moreover, new methods of inhalation treatment so harmless that the procedure is allowed even at low temperature rise.
Therefore, pregnant women suffering from these adverse symptoms of the common cold, like a tickle, discomfort in the throat, runny nose and cough, even recommended using the nebulizer with a solution of Decasone. Because this treatment allows to destroy pathogenic microflora, not allowing the microbes to multiply.
Thus, inhalation decamethoxinum in pregnancy can accelerate the recovery and to quickly resume a comfortable state, which enables you to carry the child.
Instructions for conducting inhalation
Before you apply Deksan as a means for inhalation by nebulizer in pregnancy, you should decide in what form you will use the solution. If it is a nebula, then special training is not required, but the usual solution will have to be diluted with saline at the dosage prescribed by your doctor.
So, initially it is necessary to wash hands with soap and then assemble the device, following the instructions. Further, the chamber is filled a solution of Decasone. The procedure can be performed up to 10 minutes, while at rest.
The algorithm of the implementation of the inhalation nebulizer is as follows:
- make a very deep inhalation;
- I get breathless for a few seconds;
- is exhale through the nose.
After using the nebulizer is rinsed carefully, and if the device will be used for the treatment of another person, it must be sanitized through boiling.
As Deksan does not affect the cells of the body, is not absorbed and practically does not penetrate into the bloodstream, the chances of occurrence of adverse reactions and contraindications after application is minimal.
But occasionally intolerance to ingredients can develop such symptoms as:
- dryness of the skin;
- allergic reactions (urticaria);
- a burning sensation behind the breastbone.
Often these symptoms disappear after 20-30 minutes after the end of the procedure. But sometimes, during inhalation of the patients is disturbed breathing. This phenomenon is very dangerous, so you should stop treatment until treatment by the doctor.
Pregnant women should remember that by itself, the inhalation nebulizer can be dangerous in case of strong disorders in the lung or heart and very high temperature.
In General, adverse reactions after application of Dekatana occur very rarely. Therefore, this medication is the leading remedy for colds in the period of carrying a child. Thanks to the powerful antiseptic action, the drug is active against staphylococci, fungi, Trichophyton, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and other pathogens.
Despite all the advantages of the drug in such an important period in a woman’s life is to insure and to visit a specialist. To decide whether to breathe Ekasana during pregnancy, should the treating physician, relying on the condition of the patient and its individual characteristics.