Video: ❶ How To Treat Acute Rhinitis
Inflammation of the nasal mucosa, or rhinitis, can occur due to hypothermia, allergies, or the penetration of the virus into the upper respiratory tract. A disease that has not been cured in a timely manner can become chronic or complicated by sinusitis, so the fight against a cold should be started when the first symptoms appear. Location: Location: Most often, rhinitis begins with sneezing and watery eyes. If measures are taken already at this stage, most likely, the disease will not develop or will disappear as soon as possible. The simplest method of dealing with an incipient runny nose is to rinse the nose. You can use for this a solution of sea or table salt, saline, mineral water without gas, furacilin and decoctions of medicinal herbs. Using a syringe, pour 3-5 ml of any of the listed liquids into each nostril. During the procedure, do not tilt your head to the side or throw it back.
Washing can be done not only in the embryonic stage of the disease, but also in its midst. In the presence of profuse mucous discharge from the nose, it is better to blow your nose first.
Instill vasoconstrictor drops into the nose. They do not accelerate recovery, but they improve overall health and are prevention of otitis media, which can be complicated by acute rhinitis. But it is precisely to fight a cold with the help of aloe. Put a couple of drops of freshly squeezed plant sap into each nostril.
With acute rhinitis, inhalation is helpful. Prepare a decoction of St. John's wort or eucalyptus and inhale its vapors until the liquid has completely cooled. The duration of the procedure should be at least 10-15 minutes.
Balm "Asterisk" or ointment "Doctor Mom" will help to ease breathing. Apply a small amount to the bridge of the nose, maxillary sinuses and under the nostrils. As a rule, after applying a balm or ointment, nasal discharge becomes scarce.
If the cause of acute rhinitis is an allergy, take an antihistamine (Zyrtec, Suprastin, Lomilan, etc.). However, many doctors prescribe these funds for a viral rhinitis, as they eliminate swelling of the nasal mucosa and contribute to a faster recovery.
If immunomodulatory drugs are not contraindicated for you, instill in the nose means based on interferon, Derinat, Polyoxidonium, etc. They allow you to cope with acute rhinitis in just a matter of days.