What to do if the child vomits

Vomiting is a reflex removal of the stomach from undigested food. It is not always the result of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. The child may also vomit from overeating, eating the mother of substandard products, from hypersensitive to certain types of food, sometimes milk.

Что делать, если ребенка рвет

If vomiting showed himself once, you should not worry about it. If the child vomits every time the stomach gets even a minimal amount of food or liquid should be consult a doctor. The fact that it can result from intestinal infections. Therefore, the sooner you seek qualified help, the sooner your child feels better.

Keep in mind that if vomiting occurs, the child’s body dehydrates very quickly, so it is necessary that the child ate as much liquid as possible. The problem is that, first, the child is likely to refuse the drink, and secondly, a large amount of fluid will not resist the ventricle. Therefore it is better to give to drink little by little, teaspoons. If you can’t — fill using a syringe directly into the mouth. Suggest to drink more often, literally every 5-10 minutes. As a drink better suited to black or chamomile tea. The temperature of the tea should be very warm (not hot!), so it is much faster absorbed into the stomach wall.

In addition to tea should be given and preparations: «Regidron», «Smectite», «Enterodez». The principle is the same — on a tea spoon every 5-10 minutes. The absorbent medicines of nature, deducing toxins from the body. «Rehydron» — 1 sachet per litre svezhekipyachenoy chilled water. The minimum dose should be 30 ml/kg for 6-10 hours a Bag «Smekty» should be diluted in 1/2 Cup of warm water. Children under one year is enough to consume 1 sachet per day, not less than 3 days. «Enterodez» diluted at the rate of 2.5 g of powder on 50 ml of cooled boiled water. Children up to 3 years old need to drink about 100 ml per day.

Vomiting usually occurs on the background of high temperature. If it does not exceed 38 degrees, knock off is not worth it. If it starts being overloaded — give any analgesic «Panadol» and «Nurofen», «Calpol» in the form of suspensions or suppositories. You should consider the fact that each of the drugs can be given only once for a certain period of time (5-6 hours). Therefore, in order to avoid overdose, medications should be alternated.

A while, hold the baby on dairy-free diet. But don’t forget breast milk, as it will help much faster to cope with the disease.

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