The child has a white point plaque
If the child has a white point, you need to seriously pay attention to this symptom. Such symptoms may indicate the presence of various diseases. The most common diseases that are accompanied by the appearance of plaque in your child’s mouth — oral thrush and sore throat.The pathology is in many respects similar symptoms, but they should be distinguished, as it depends on treatment methods. So when the parents found on the sky child’s white spots, it is necessary to confirm the diagnosis to consult a doctor.
The causative agent of the candidiasis is a fungus. White plaque has a cheesy kind of grayish color. It covers the soft palate, the inner side of the cheeks, tongue, tonsils.
The disease often occurs in children under 3 years because in this period, the child often pulls in a mouth various subjects.
Stomatitis is accompanied by the emergence Zayed, lack of appetite, dryness of the mouth, sour breath.
Temperature with stomatitis usually does not increase, the lymph nodes are not enlarged. The white plaque is removed easily with a cotton swab. Underneath you can see redness of the mucosa, sometimes with small hemorrhages.
Infants most often catch candidiasis from the mother. Therefore, to be treated in the case of a breastfeeding woman and baby.
Also cause candidiasis can become:
- the lack of vitamins and minerals in the body;
- poor hygienic care of the mouth;
- trauma of the oral mucosa.
Stomatitis may occur after ingestion of certain drugs. Often cheesy plaque appears after antibiotics.
When there is a white film, you first need to boil all pacifiers, wash toys, which the child pulls in a mouth.
The treatment of stomatitis
A white coating on the sky can become a breeding ground for bacteria. Therefore, plaque should be treated with soda solution. To do this, in 1 Cup of water dissolve 2 teaspoons of sodium bicarbonate. Moisten a cotton swab in this solution and RUB 3-6 times a day. For this purpose, a 2% solution of boric acid. Children over 5 years can gargle.
In order to neutralize the causative agent of the disease, administered antifungal agent for external use: Clotrimazole, Nystatin ointment, Pimafucin, Candide.
Severe stage of disease should be coupled with antifungal remedies. To deal with a touch will help drugs such as Diflucan, fluconazole.
After recovery, you need to drink child vitamins and immunomodulators.
The treatment of stomatitis should be accompanied by diet. Excluded from the diet:
- bakery products;
- sweet dishes;
- too spicy, sour and salty food.
Food should be warm and preferably shredded, at least in the first days of the disease.
When there is a cheesy plaque, can help folk remedies:
- Decoction of chamomile or sage. Rinse or wipe with a throat of 5-6 times in day.
- Wipe the sky with a cotton pad moistened with the juice of Kalanchoe or aloe.
- Rinse your mouth with carrot or cabbage juice.
Infectious disease — angina
Angina — an infectious disease, they are caused by streptococci and staphylococci.
The disease has an acute onset:
- body temperature rises to 38-39°C;
- there is a sharp pain in the throat;
- difficulty swallowing;
- the enlarged lymph nodes.
A cluster of white dots are mostly concentrated on the palate and the tonsils, they have a yellowish tint. When you remove the speck turns into a shallow ulcer.
Angina insidious for its complications, so it is very important to prescribe treatment. It usually takes place in hospital under the supervision of doctors. Complications of angina include:
- diseases of the kidneys and liver.
The treatment of angina
Angina need to stay in bed. In any case it is impossible to warm the throat compresses and scarves.
To remove white abscess, prescribe antiseptic solutions:
- solution Miramistina;
- Furatsilina — 2 tablets dissolved in a glass of water;
- Hydrogen peroxide — 2 tablespoons in a glass of water.
Small children wipe the mouth, and older children — rinse your mouth yourself.
3 years are allowed to apply sprays:
- Tantum Verde;
Children 6 years of age, you can assign dissolving tablets: Faringosept, Strepsils.
After these procedures can not eat or drink for one hour.
In order to bring the temperature down, prescribe antipyretics:
The most important thing in the treatment of angina is to kill the pathogen. That’s why they prescribe antibiotics. These drugs should prescribe a doctor, self in this case do not.
The antibiotics taken for tonsillitis: Amoxicillin, Augmentin, Amoclav. Antibiotic therapy lasts 7-10 days.
In infectious diseases also need to take antihistamines: Cethrin in syrup, Suprastin, Zodak.
Of herbal remedies, resolved, with angina, is assigned Tonsilgon. It contains in its composition of marshmallow root, chamomile flowers, yarrow, oak bark. Has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic action. Allowed to accept children in the form of drops of 1 year, dragee — 6 years.
To lift immunity it is recommended to take vitamin therapy, will help drugs Centrum, Alphabet Queen.
Take care of your children, never give them medications without prescription. When you see any symptoms of the disease go to the hospital.