Every mother is very worried when her child is sick.
Coryza children do not suffer as easily as adults.
When the baby is difficult to breathe, and his nose is very clogged, the nasal drops do not help much, so the nose needs to be thoroughly rinsed.
What is the best way to wash your nose at home?
For washing children's noses perfectly suitedsalty water. However, do not add too much salt to it. For example, on a 200-gram glass, you should put one-third of a teaspoon of salt, then add a couple of drops of iodine to the finished solution, so you will have some kind of sea water. This method is perfect for kids from three months to five years. Some replace salt with ordinary baking soda.
Salt water does not irritate the sensitive mucous membrane of the nose, therefore it is absolutely safe to use.
According to the following method, you can buyReady saline in the pharmacy. He is released without a prescription from a doctor and is easy enough to use. It's practically the same salt water. The solution will help to remove the infection and perfectly clean the nose of mucus. The dried crusts can also be cleaned with saline solution, for this, soak them with cotton wool or a cotton swab and slowly process the crust place.
Be careful, the skin of babies is very sensitive.
It is very effective for a cold and nasal congestionChildren have a decoction of chamomile. A mixture of dry herbs of this plant is also sold at the pharmacy. Camomile should be brewed in a water bath, then diluted with boiled water in a ratio of one to one. You can use it even for the youngest, except when the child is allergic to the drug. Also for the washing of the nose, a decoction of marigold and sage is perfect.
How to safely rinse your nose?
To very small children, if they can not yetIndependently hold a head, the nose should be washed very carefully. After putting the child on his back, drip a few drops of the chosen solution with a pipette. Bury a small amount of liquid in each nostril.
If the child can already hold his head, youIt should be picked up and held in an upright position. The child's mouth must necessarily be opened, so that the baby does not choke with the solution. Under your feet, it is best to put something in order not to contaminate the floor of the liquid that flows out after washing the nose. With a small rubber enema, inject the solution into the nasal cavity of the baby and keep his mouth ajar. Take care that the baby does not tilt his head.
For children of school age, you can usePulp of Kalanchoe. He very much pulls to sneeze, so the nose gets rid of mucus. A few sheets of Kalanchoe crush and type squeezed juice into a syringe, bury one or two drops in each nostril of your child.