Brief description of the disease
Urticaria - a skin disease whose symptoms are mainly blisters on the surface of the skin and mucous membranes of the body. Education has a reddish hue, accompanied by severe itching and swelling of tissues. There are usually short (no more than one and a half days). Urticaria, symptoms of which are caused by the release into the blood of a large number of histamine - a consequence of increasing the permeability of the capillary vessels and expansion racks. For this reason, most researchers attributed the emergence of the disease allergic reaction to external stimuli.
Urticaria in adults and children is divided into two forms - acute and chronic. The first lasts about six weeks and occurs after ingestion of food allergies, certain medications, insect bites, and blood transfusions. In addition to standard patient's symptoms commonly observed severe emotional stress caused by the appearance of unsightly and numerous blisters. Acute urticaria treatment is not carried out or carried out carelessly, it develops into chronic. Getting rid of it is much more difficult, so at the first sign of the disease, consult your doctor.
Hives - Symptoms and clinical picture
The main signs of an allergic reaction of the body - is the sudden appearance of blisters, which eventually merge into one large area of the lesion. Development of the disease is accompanied by a sharp deterioration in human health as well as individual symptoms of fever. Severe forms of the disease cause swelling of body fat, affects the face and genitals. The skin becomes pale patients pinkish color. Unless adequate treatment mucosal edema of the respiratory tract, which can lead to stenosis of blood vessels and even asphyxia.
Exacerbation of the disease provokes fever, headache, fatigue. Often urticaria in adults and children causes disorders of the gastrointestinal tract that are manifested in the form of nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Considerable anxiety and gives a constant itching. It leads to sleep disorders and psycho-emotional breakdowns.
People with sensitive skin may develop a so-called solar urticaria. Symptoms occur in this case after prolonged exposure of the skin to ultraviolet rays. Typically, solar urticaria occurs in women in the spring and summer.
Hives - treatment of the disease
First of all, you should determine the cause blisters and take all necessary steps to eliminate it. Patients assigned elimination diet and cleansing enemas for a minimum of 3 days. From a standard diet excludes all foods that cause allergic reactions: chicken, citrus, chocolate, sausage, eggs, canned foods, pickles and soft drinks.
When the diagnosis of urticaria, treatment consists in taking antihistamines. The most commonly used bronal, terfenadine, astelong, teridin, Telfast, lomilan, tsetrin, Zyrtec, and Claritin Kestin. If cholinergic urticaria will be effective M-type holinoblokiratory Belloidum, Bellataminalum and Bellaspon.
People's treatment of hives
As with many other skin diseases, treatment of hives possible by various means of traditional medicine. We present only a few of them:
- 1 tbsp. Spoon color deaf nettle pour a glass of boiling water and infuse for half an hour. Then, the infusion is filtered. Eat this tool should be 4-5 times a day. Dosage - half a cup. Note that for more effective infusion should be warmed just before the reception;
- urticaria symptoms quickly removes fresh juice celery fragrant. His need to drink half an hour before meals 3-4 times a day. If fresh roots will not be able to get it, then we can prepare the medicine of shredded Dried roots. To do this, pour 2 tbsp. spoon plants with cold water and leave for 2 hours. Used vehicle 3 times a day before meals for 1/3 cup;
- national treatment involves hives and taking baths. Ingredients: celandine Salvia officinalis, valerian root, chamomile flower, St. John's wort, a series of tripartite. All these herbs are taken in the same amount and poured cold water. The mixture is boiled for at least 10 minutes and infuse for half an hour. After that, the broth is filtered. Adding means to be in the water, the temperature of which does not exceed 28 degrees. Bathrooms are made for 5-10 minutes for 2-3 weeks.
- hives makes good powder from the roots of sweet flag marsh. It is filled with warm water and drink before going to bed for half a teaspoon.