Hexicon - a drug for external application, which is used in the treatment of various infections. A pregnancy is known, all latent infection in most cases, manifested Hexicon therefore often used in the treatment of gynecological infections in pregnant women.
Why do pregnant women often have infections
The main reason for the frequent occurrence of infections in pregnant women is that during pregnancy, under the influence of hormones reduced immunity. This physiological reaction: reduction of immunity is necessary in order to protect the fetus from the effects of the body's defenses, which perceive it as a foreign substance and can cause a miscarriage.
Since the immune system is reduced, it activated all the pathogenic microflora that lives on the skin and mucous membranes, which begins to multiply rapidly. That is why there may be inflammation. If a woman has in the past were inflammatory processes, and they were not dolechennymi, they can also be resumed.
How does Hexicon on the body of a pregnant woman
Hexicon - is an antiseptic drug that suppresses the livelihoods of the majority of microorganisms that cause genital infections - Syphilis
Syphilis - punishment of Venus
, Gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomoniasis, herpes simplex
Herpes simplex - in fact, not so simple
That is, it acts not only on bacteria but also on other types of microorganisms, such as protozoa and certain viruses. It is also active against most species of staphylococci and streptococci.
Hexicon advantage in the treatment of pregnant women is that it is applied only locally (in the vulva) and externally (on the skin). Thus it is practically not absorbed into the blood, especially if used in solution. Therefore, it is in the form of a solution, and vaginal suppositories are allowed Hexicon used in the treatment of pregnant women.
Indications and contraindications for use hexicon
Hexicon pregnant women used only on prescription, and after preliminary laboratory examination if vulvovaginitis (inflammation of the external genital organs) and urethritis (inflammation of the urinary channel) of different origin.
When you see various infections on the skin Hexicon solution to pregnant women can also be used. It is used for abrasions, felon, festering wounds, infected burns.
Vaginal candles Hexicon apply to pregnant women in the following cases:
- in cases of emergency in order to prevent sexually transmitted infections (for example, after the rape), the candles should be used no later than two hours after intercourse before the pathogens manage to penetrate deep into the tissue;
- for the prevention of infection in the genital tract during various diagnostic studies;
- in the treatment of bacterial vaginosis (vaginal dysbiosis);
- for the treatment of vulvovaginal
Vulvovaginitis - a disease of children and the elderly
(inflammation of the external genitalia and vagina) and cervicitis (inflammation of the cervical canal) of different origin, cervical erosion, itching of the external genitalia.
Contraindications for use hexicon is a hypersensitivity to the drug, as well as the use of hexicon in gel form.
How to apply Hexicon
Hexicon as a solution for outdoor applications is administered by injection into the external opening of the urethra and vagina. When skin infections hexicon solution is applied in the form of irrigation and applications, with stomatitis and gingivitis - as a rinse.
When vulvovaginitis and bacterial vaginosis are used vaginal suppositories
Vaginal suppositories - for contraception and treatment of inflammation
Hexicon to be inserted deep into the vagina one candle twice a day for seven days, but on prescription treatment may be extended up to twenty days.
Side effects that may occur when using hexicon
Hexicon generally well tolerated by pregnant women. Side effects may appear as allergic reactions and mild irritation at the site of drug application, accompanied by a slight itching, which takes place after discontinuation of treatment. About overdose message was not.
Hexicon can not be applied immediately after the hygiene procedures are not pre-wash soap, shower gel, foam or intimate, as its effectiveness after the interaction of these substances is reduced. In contrast, after the application of its alcoholic solutions can increase efficiency.
Hexicon - domestic antibacterial agent for external use, which is produced by the pharmaceutical company "Nizhpharm." Today, the company became part of the international pharmaceutical concern STADA CIS.