Poliginaks with cervical erosion: application features
Cervical erosion is today considered one of the most common gynecological diseases. This pathology is diagnosed in almost half of all women of reproductive age – from 20 to 55 years. Almost every second woman is unaware that she has cervical erosion, because the disease occurs most often completely asymptomatic.
Cervical erosion is a pathological process which is in violation of the integrity of the mucous membrane covering the cervix. On the surface epithelium appear ulcers and erosion. For cervical erosion phenomenon becomes pathological desquamation of stratified epithelium of the normal flat type, covering the surface of the cervix genitals, and then in its place covers the columnar epithelium of the cervical canal.
Nature of cervical erosion is quite versatile. The factors that trigger the development of gynecological pathology, most often attributed to hormonal disruptions in the female body, birth complications, mechanical damage of the uterus and its cervix in the process of abortion or rough sex. Also cause the development of cervical erosion can become chronic inflammatory processes in the pelvis.
Many women prefer not to treat erosion, considering it’s not a hazardous process. Do not in any case impossible. The consequences of gynecological pathology can be very heavy – from the inability to get pregnant to cancer of the reproductive organs. Therefore, erosion necessarily need to be treated. Many experts recommend the use of Polygynax. What is this drug and what impact it has on the female body?
Poliginaks: description of the drug
Poliginaks is a combined drug with a broad spectrum of action often used in gynaecology. The drug has a pronounced antibacterial and antifungal effect, so widely used in drug therapy vaginal, vulvovaginal, and cervicovaginal bacterial and fungal diseases. In addition, Poliginaks used in the treatment of cervical erosion before and after removal of the affected tissue areas.
Poliginaks belongs to the group of combined antibiotics produced in the form of vaginal suppositories. Vaginal suppositories are traditionally cylindrical in shape, light beige or yellow tint. The main components included in the composition of vaginal suppositories presented neomycin, polymyxin b, nystatin, and auxiliary components – soybean oil and Dimethicone. Available in carton packs, each containing a blister with 6 or 12 vaginal suppositories.
Of drugs helps to normalize the condition of the mucous surface of the vagina and of the cervix, eliminates infection of fungal origin, destroys pathogenic microorganisms.
Indications and contraindications to receive Poliginaks
Poliginaks is a modern pharmaceutical product with a broad spectrum of activity, which is used for the effective treatment of many gynecological pathologies.
The use of this medication recommended in the following cases:
- nonspecific or fungal vaginitis;
- the vaginitis of mixed type;
- the vaginitis;
The drug is recommended for use before carrying out diathermocoagulation of cervical erosion (cervical cauterization by diathermy current), and immediately after the procedure.
Also Poliginaks assigned before performing other manipulations on the reproductive organs before birth, abortion, surgery or diagnostic procedures on the genitals.
The drug has few contraindications. Poliginaks is not recommended during the first trimester of pregnancy, as its effect on developing fetus is not fully understood. The use of vaginal suppositories during the second and third trimester of pregnancy is allowed, but only under strict medical supervision and only in cases where the application of the medication is really necessary.
Also the medication is not recommended for use during breast-feeding. If there is a need to use vaginal suppository Poliginaks, from lactation have to give. In addition, the drug is not used in the case of individual intolerance of one of the components included in the composition of candles.
The use and possible side effects of Poliginaks
Poliginaks intravaginal use. Candles should be inserted deep into the vagina. Best of all — lying down before sleep. In most cases, the duration of therapy is 12 daily procedures. If vaginal suppositories are used as prophylactics, duration of the course is reduced to 6 treatments.
During menstruation, do not need to stop treatment with vaginal suppositories, it continues normally. If for any reason a woman misses one treatment, further treatment should continue as usual. In any case, it is not recommended to double the subsequent dose. The drug is well tolerated by the female body, to date the overdoses vaginal candles in medical practice is not fixed.
In some cases, combination antibiotic can cause certain side effects, which include:
- allergic skin reactions and eczema of allergic type in the vulva;
- in case of hypersensitivity to the components of Poliginaks may cause discomfort, dryness, itching, redness or burning sensation on the mucous surface of the vagina;
- in extremely rare cases may cause discomfort, burning sensation or slight pain in the course of sexual intercourse. As a rule, the abolition of vaginal plugs the side effects resolve themselves.