As the autumn is getting stronger, the temperature difference between day and night becomes bigger, and some "old diseases" are coming to the door. Cough is a kind of recurrent episode every year. How to prevent cough in the autumn, what coups can help stop cough? In this issue, talk about medicine to answer your questions.
Four diseases are most likely to induce cough
1, upper respiratory tract infection
That is, a cold is caused by the virus entering the human body through the nasal cavity and throat, causing inflammation of the upper respiratory tract mucosa. When a child has a cold, symptoms of cough generally occur.
Most of them are due to the spread of upper respiratory tract infections. The incidence is more urgent. At the beginning, most of them are dry coughs, followed by cough, cough and other discomforts. In severe cases, hypoxia occurs due to difficulty in breathing, and the lips turn blue-purple.
Most children under the age of 2 are bronchial pneumonia, which is caused by upper respiratory tract infection or bronchitis. There will usually be a dry cough, and there will be symptoms such as shortness of breath, cyanosis of the lips, and fanning of the nose. In addition to newborns, it usually has a fever of 39 °C.
4, acute laryngitis
When a virus or bacteria passes through the throat, it can also cause a throat infection. In addition to dry cough and sore throat, the most typical symptoms of acute laryngitis are hoarseness and even no sound. A dog-like cough sounds when inhaling air, and a throat occurs in severe cases.
Why is cough recurrent?
Many people have this feeling, cough is always repeated, and a cough is ten days and a half. In fact, the formation and recurrence of cough is often the result of a combination of many complex factors.
Inhalation: Inhalation is divided into specific and non-specific. The former such as dust mites, pollen, fungi, animal dander, etc.; non-specific inhalants such as sulfuric acid, sulfur dioxide, chloramine and the like. Specific inhalation of occupational cough such as toluene diisocyanate, phthalic anhydride, ethylenediamine, penicillin, protease, amylase, silk, animal dander or excrement, etc. In addition, non-specific formaldehyde, formic acid Wait.
Infection: The formation and onset of cough is associated with repeated respiratory infections. In patients with cough, there may be specific IgE of bacteria, viruses, mycoplasmas, etc., and coughing may be induced if the corresponding antigen is inhaled.
Food: The phenomenon of coughing due to eating relationships is often seen in cough patients, especially infants and young children are susceptible to food allergies, but gradually decrease with age. The most common foods that cause allergies are fish, shrimps, crabs, eggs, milk, etc.
Climate change: Cough can be induced when temperature, temperature, air pressure and/or airborne ions change, so it is more common in cold seasons or in autumn and winter climate changes.
How to choose medicine for cough
Innocent dry cough, should choose pivotal antitussive
The central antitussive has a strong inhibitory effect on the cough center, and the curative effect is often immediate, but it is suitable for the case of severe dry cough and innocence. For example, this medicine can inhibit the secretion of the glands and the movement of ciliary discharge, and can inhibit the cough reflex caused by various factors. However, patients with polyposis should be banned. This is because cough is suppressed. Liquid can not cough up, siltation obstructs the respiratory tract, causing difficulty in breathing. At the same time, a large number of pathogens such as pathogenic bacteria and viruses are produced in the sputum, which may cause secondary infection, resulting in worsening of the disease or other complications. If the patient has severe cough and severe sputum, it should be used in combination with expectorant.
Have a cough, choose a cough medicine
Sputum can stimulate respiratory receptors and cause coughing. By removing the respiratory tract to the sputum, the cough can naturally be relieved, so the peony can act as a cough. Generally, the sputum is gray and white, and may be selected from ammonium chloride or bromide hydrochloride, but the instructions must be read in detail before administration. Chinese medicine cough phlegm, optional honey refining Chuanbei glutinous cream, cough and phlegm granules; when sputum thick thick is difficult to cough up, acetylcysteine can be used, which can decompose mucin in sputum, making sputum thin, Easy to cough up; sputum yellow or green pus, indicating that accompanied by infection, need to add antibacterial drugs under the guidance of a doctor.
Folk cough remedies
White sugar mixed egg
Take a fresh egg, simmer in a small bowl, do not break the egg yolk, protein, add appropriate amount of sugar and a spoonful of vegetable oil, put the pot in the water to cook, eat it at night before going to sleep. After eating 2 or 3 times of cough, you can recover. For people with chronic bronchitis, cough is easy to attack after a cold, chest pain, shortness of breath, upset.
Fungus steamed duck egg
Take 10 grams of black fungus, 1 duck egg, a little rock sugar, add water to stir, use steam to cook food, twice a day, can cure yin deficiency and lung dry cough, this recipe has a curative effect on dry throat.
Walnut, sesame, ginger powder
5 walnuts, 25 grams of raw sesame seeds, 25 grams of ginger, the amount of brown sugar. Walnuts and raw sesame seeds are minced into pieces, and ginger is peeled and mashed into pieces. Concentrate into the bowl and add brown sugar and mix well. Take one tablespoon each time (about 30 grams), boiled in boiled water, and take it once a day in the morning and evening.
Pear juice stewed mushrooms
First, peel and slice the 4 pears into juice, wash the slices of 200 grams of mushrooms, add the appropriate amount of water and rock sugar to stew, and wait until the mushrooms are cooked, and then eat the soup twice in the morning and evening.
Boiled radish water
You can buy a few white radishes, cut half of the radish into pieces every night, cook with water, radish, and then use a tea cup or a small bowl to filter out the water, and drink it after a little cold.
Ginkgo 3 money, rock sugar 2 money put a little steamed, take it at night before going to bed, once a day, adhere to a month to cure dry cough. When steaming, first break the ginkgo into slag, use water bubbles, and put in rock sugar.