Tyubazh sorbitol helps to relieve congestion in the bile ducts. This in turn relieves the liver and improves the functioning of the gastrointestinal tract. Tyubazh This can be done at home, but before doing so you should consult with your doctor: some people tyubazh with sorbitol is contraindicated.
What is sorbitol
Sorbitol - a sweet-tasting powder plant. It is several times inferior to the sweetness of sugar, while maintaining the same calorie content (1 g - 4 kcal), found in many fruits, readily soluble in water and retains its properties during heat treatment. Industrial produce sorbitol from cornstarch.
Sorbitol - is osmotically active substance, that is, it is able to attract water. In this regard, sorbitol, diuretic, detoxification, choleretic and laxative effects. In addition, it can shoot spasms of smooth muscles of internal organs (skin effect).
Sorbitol is slowly absorbed from the gut and has no significant effect on the blood sugar level. When administered in large amounts it acts as a laxative. In medicine, sorbitol is used in diabetes
Diabetes - threatening and incurable disease
as a substitute for sugar, as well as a choleretic, laxative and antispasmodic.
The maximum daily dose of sorbitol - no more than two or three tablespoons. In case of overdose may cause diarrhea, nausea
Nausea - there may be problems with the nervous system
Indications and contraindications for tubage with sorbitol
Tyubazh - a procedure aimed at stimulation of biliary excretion and emptying of the gallbladder. The indication for tubage with sorbitol is a stagnation of bile in the bile ducts and gall bladder
Gall bladder: structure and function
. Such congestion can occur on the background of inflammation of the bile ducts and gall bladder (chronic cholangitis, cholecystitis, holangioholetsistitov), chronic diseases of other organs of digestion, mainly chronic duodenitis and pancreatitis, digestive disorders involving improper digestion of food, flatulence, intestinal colic, constipation
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Contraindications for tubage with sorbitol are all sharp and exacerbation of chronic diseases of the digestive system, as well as the presence of stones in the bile ducts and gall bladder.
Therapeutic effect tubage with sorbitol
During the tubage with sorbitol is relaxation circular muscle, the locking holes of the gallbladder and common bile duct (sphincter), while reducing the smooth muscle wall of the biliary organs. It contributes to the rapid excretion of bile into the duodenum, where it participates in the process of digestion.
After the course tyubazh with sorbitol are improving digestion, eliminate flatulence (increased gas in the intestines), intestinal colic, and constipation. Eliminating stagnation of bile in the biliary tract is the prevention of inflammatory processes of the biliary tract (cholecystitis, cholangitis) and cholelithiasis.
How to tyubazh with sorbitol
Before the tubage sorbitol need to make sure that the patient is no biliary tract stones. This can be done using ultrasound (US), on which directs physician or gastroenterologist. Tyubazh sorbitol held tubeless method. Stimulation of biliary excretion occurs by means of sorbitol, which has choleretic and antispasmodic action.
Tyubazh with sorbitol can be performed in a clinic or at home. It is best to hold it early in the morning on an empty stomach. The night before, allowed a light dinner consisting of vegetables and fruits.
The procedure begins with the patient laying on the couch on the right side, which enclose a heating pad. During the first 20 minutes, it should drink a glass of water with dissolved in it a tablespoon of sorbitol. The whole process takes about two hours, during which the patient lies on his right side. Some patients are easier to carry this procedure is not lying, and able to walk.
Tyubazh with sorbitol - a medical procedure, so it is usually not a one-off. In the course of treatment takes about 20 procedures that take place twice a week. The course can be repeated twice a year.
Tyubazh with sorbitol for the child is carried out only on prescription. He selects the appropriate individual dose of sorbitol. Conduct tyubazh sorbitol child without a doctor's prescription is very dangerous.
Tyubazh with sorbitol - a useful therapeutic and preventive procedure, but only if it is performed by a physician with all the indications and contraindications.