Such phenomena as rhinitis, sinusitis and rhinopharyngitis are familiar to every mother. A particularly high concentration of sick babies has a cold season during the cold season. A runny nose in a child can be harmless only at first glance. Minor, non-breathing nose, often developed serious complications. What drugs are best to choose to deal with a cold?
Isofra for children: instructions for use
Young mothers are often interested in isofra. The main question is: in which case should it be used? Parents should be aware that the mucous membrane of the upper respiratory tract of a baby is constantly exposed to pathogens, viruses, etc., which can provoke an inflammatory reaction. In this case, the mucous membrane swells, there is a copious mucous or mucopurulent discharge. And in case of severe course of the disease, drug treatment is indispensable.
To combat rhinitis, sinusitis and pharyngitis, the doctor may prescribe an isofra drug. This is a local-use antibiotic that comes in the form of a nasal spray. For children of the 1st year of life, the use of general antibiotic treatment is desirable, since unpleasant consequences can develop - dysbacteriosis and allergy. It is preferable to use topical preparations such as isofra.
Nasal spreyisofra evenly distributed over the mucous membrane of the nasal cavity, and quickly absorbed. The active ingredients of the spray are active against most pathogens of various infections of the upper respiratory tract. Usually, on the 5th - 6th day of treatment, the child has a marked improvement in the condition, and by the 7th - 8th day there will be a full recovery.
In the annotation to the drug, manufacturers do not indicate age restrictions, but still advised to use the drug in children under one year with extreme caution. Explaining this by the fact that the mucous membrane of babies is still imperfect and very sensitive.
With regards to the multiplicity of the reception and course of treatment, most often it is a triple use of the drug per day, one-time per each nasal course of the baby. The course of treatment is usually about 7 - 10 days. More specific data regarding the duration of admission should be indicated by a doctor who, when drawing up a course of treatment, will take into account many additional factors - the child's age, his condition, the severity of clinical symptoms, etc.
Among the side effects may be the development of allergic reactions, in this case, you must cancel the drug. In case of violation of the course of treatment, if isofraven is used for more than 10 days, the microflora in the nasal cavity and nasopharynx may be disturbed.
- Most often, parents leave positive feedback about the drug. There is high efficiency in its application, both in children and adults. It is possible to clear the nose literally after several uses of the spray.
- In addition, according to reviews, isofra can cope with a runny nose even if blowing out, warming up and washing the nose does not help.
Pick up an analogue of the drug
The active ingredient of the drug is isofryam - framycetin, which is active against most microorganisms that provoke sinusitis, rhinitis, etc. And the drug itself belongs to the group of aminoglycosides.
Structural analogues of the active substance isofra drug has not, but there are analogues in the pharmacological group. These include: Amikabol, Amikin, Brulamycin, Gentamycin, Neomycin, Streptomycin, Hemacin, etc.
The drug isofra can be used not only in children, but also in adults in the treatment of most purulent, microbial inflammations of the ENT area. But for successful therapy, especially in babies, a preliminary consultation of the doctor is necessary. With independent and illiterate treatment, you can provoke serious complications, and allow the progression of the disease to take its course. First of all, parents should remember that isofra is an antibiotic and cannot be used on its own.