Allergic to Nurofen: how it is expressed and what causes it?
Dear readers, welcome you! An allergic attack can happen at any age. In young children this often occurs after the use of new products or medicines. Not uncommon is an Allergy to Nurofen is a potent analgesic.
It is prescribed to kids and adults as an analgesic and antipyretic. Let’s look at the intolerance of Nurofen in detail to know how to deal with this problem.
What causes hypersensitivity in the use of Nurofen?
Composed of medicines, including the above, there are active substances and different types of supplements that can be perceived by the body as stressors. When the components of the drug enter the body for the first time, the immune system produces antibodies.
When secondary contact occurs bright reaction — allergic. Are you curious about the most in the composition of drugs provokes a negative reaction?
The active ingredients of Nurofen perceived mostly fine, but various additives can provoke an attack of hypersensitivity. These include:
- auxiliary connections.
Why allergic to Nurofen it happens mainly in kids?
What do you think, could there be a link between allergies and age? Maybe as a young immature organisms are more sensitive than an adult.
In addition, the cause of hypersensitivity infants and older kids to the above-described preparation is part of his children’s forms.
While the adults take pure drug, give children Nurofen syrup with different flavors and flavors. Nothing else, as the kids refuse to drink the bitter pill or simply can’t.
Another popular children’s form of the drug are rectal suppositories. Sometimes Allergy from Nurofen in the form of candles? It happens but not as often as after syrup.
To check what triggered the hypersensitivity, it is easy. If after syrup symptoms of hypersensitivity, which will be discussed further, try rectal suppositories.
In that case, if the disease arose from the fragrances and flavor additives, pure Nurofen ultra-sensitive body to react should not.
Symptoms of intolerance Nurofen
Symptoms of allergies triggered by medicines, like any other allergies. The main signs of a reaction to Nurofen (for children) are:
- bowel disorder;
- bright or even white feces;
- pain under the ribs;
- the bitterness in the mouth;
- a fine rash, similar to the diathesis, as in the photo;
- redness of the epidermis;
- the swelling of angioedema and anaphylactic shock in severe cases.
Parents should alert any change in the health of the baby after taking the above medicines. Infants-Allergy sufferers should immediately seek medical advice.
If you experience allergies in adults should go to the hospital to see an allergist and find out the reason for the method of delivery of allergodil. Allergy is a disease that needs properly treated.
Are you curious about what to treat increased sensitivity to Nurofen? Below are the most effective ways.
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At the first signs of an allergic disorder is necessary to limit the entry of the pathogen into the body. If the drug is taken orally to cleanse the bowel from him will help sorbents: activated carbon, POLYSORB.
In addition, the victim needs to give an antihistamine. At the present time the range is wide enough antihistamine. For babies to choose the ideal product can be a doctor.
Small children are often prescribed antihistamines generation No. 2 and No. 3 (modern). Adults should also pay attention to modern medicine that has a lot of advantages over outdated counterparts. Their main advantages can be summarized as:
- taken once a day;
- do not act on the Central nervous system (the nervous system);
- not have a sedative effect;
- the effect lasts a long time;
- are not addictive.
If there is a risk of complications, for example, inflammations, allergies recommend taking corticosteroids.
This hormonal drug with a powerful anti-inflammatory properties. Prescribe them in exceptional cases. Self such serious drugs is unacceptable.
If the reaction to Nurofen appeared one day in the future it will appear again after consuming the above drugs. Therefore, people with allergies have to seek an alternative — an analogue of Nurofen. Fortunately, to find a decent analogue is now easy.
What to replace Nurofen allergies?
Adults can replace Nurofen with Aspirin or Acetylsalicylic acid. Kids above drugs give strictly prohibited. In this case, it is better to choose a more suitable analogue — Paracetamol and any medicine based on it.
Some parents stuffed kids tablets for no particular reason. Very often hypersensitivity develops it is because of this neglect of medicine. Parents need to know in what cases you should not give Nurofen.
The drug should not be used if:
- the child in the past had an Allergy to other nonsteroidal medicines, e.g. Aspirin;
- the child suffers from other forms of allergic hypersensitivity;
- taken other pain relievers and anti-inflammatory medicines;
- accepted hormonal and blood-thinning medications;
- suffering from a hepatic, renal, or gastric failure (malfunction of these organs).
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The author: Elena Smirnova (dermatologist)