Every mom wants her baby was healthy, but unfortunately, kids sometimes get sick. Parents are worried for any ailment Chad. The throat may ache even in infants. Not always clear what hurts the kids, because they cannot explain what they are concerned about. Because if the baby cries, refuses to eat, you should pay attention to the condition of the throat, perhaps it was the cause of the illness of the child. It is useful to know how to help a toddler in this situation.
Causes of pain in the throat
Noticing the malaise in the baby, caring mother should call the doctor. Only a specialist may prescribe the therapy and details than can be treated the throat of the child 1. All appointments will depend on the specific situation. Redness and pain can be the result of:
- bacterial infections;
- allergic reactions;
- viral infections;
- hypothermia, taking cold food or drink;
In some cases, can cause problems of the digestive system.
Do not engage in self-diagnosis and try to pick up the medication themselves, because in this way it is possible to aggravate the situation and hurt the child.
Than to treat red throat of the child in 1 year?
If the cause of the disease was a bacterial infection, e.g. strep throat, the doctor will prescribe antibiotics. When the redness of the throat triggered by allergies, the doctor will prescribe antihistamines, for example, Zodac, Fenistil, Aerius. For colds, you can inhale using a nebulizer. In this case, use saline solution or mineral water. You can also offer your child chamomile tea because it has anti-inflammatory action. This drink will soothe irritation, reduce pain and speed up the recovery.
But thinking, than to treat the child 1 year, if he has a sore throat, we must not forget these recommendations:
- need to give your child a lot of warm drink;
- it is necessary to ventilate the room, to provide a wet cleaning;
- should avoid solid foods;
- you can not give the child medication in the form of lozenges for sucking.
Well, if the baby is still breastfeeding, since it helps the body to overcome the disease.
Before deciding how to treat throat child in a year or two, you need to consult a pediatrician. If baby has a fever, develop a rash, itching, then you should call a specialist as quickly as possible.