Most of the population Protargolum known specifically as nose drops. And anyone who has ever used them, knows that drops protargola very effective. Here are just apply them better still on prescription - contained in protargola silver at long uncontrolled use can cause complications.
How does Protargolum the mucous membrane of the nasal cavity
Protargol is colloidal (i.e., a solution containing large molecules) silver solution. After contact with the mucous membrane of the nasal cavity Protargolum dissociates (breaks), with the formation of active silver ions. The silver ions on one side have antimicrobial activity, and with other binders.
The astringent action is due to the fact that silver ions form on the mucosal surface of the soft film of coagulated protein surface cells. The resulting film helps to reduce inflammation and slightly narrows blood vessels - it reduces swelling.
But the narrowing of blood vessels from protargola not as pronounced as, for example, after naftizina
Naphthyzinum - carefully overdose
So Protargolum causes characteristic of vasoconstrictor complications - paresis of the blood vessels.
Such complications occur long nasal congestion, which is difficult to treat.
Which diseases apply drops protargola
Protargol drops are used to treat various types of rhinitis. It perfectly helps with acute rhinitis in any of its phase from nasal congestion and discharge of liquid and ending with thick mucous secretions
Mucus - what is the norm for a healthy woman
. In this case, an active antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effect of the drug promotes early recovery and prevention of complications of acute rhinitis.
Widely used in the treatment of adenoiditis Protargolum children. In this case, Protargolum has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effect, which in themselves prevent growth of tissue. A film of coagulated protein on the surface of the mucous membrane prevents the rapid proliferation of adenoid tissue
Adenoids - the expansion of the pharyngeal tonsil
If chronic rhinitis (chronic rhinitis) nose drops to help prevent protargola as worsening of the disease, treat it and prevent aggravation of mucosal proliferation of hypertrophic (with the growth of tissues) processes.
Contraindications for use in the nose drops protargola are idiosyncrasy drug, pregnancy and breast-feeding
Breastfeeding - a personal choice
How to apply
The drops in the nose with protargola prepared in industrial pharmacies by prescription. Shelf life of such solutions is limited, because Protargolum silver compound is a protein. The nose is usually buried one- or two-percent solution protargola. Before you dig Protargolum in the nose, the nasal cavity of the need to remove mucus. To do this, dig the nose first drops that dissolve mucus. It may be a drop in the sea salt (for example, Aqua Maris) or two percent sodium carbonate solution, which is prepared on the basis of a teaspoon of baking soda in a glass of boiled water.
After the nasal cavity will be freed of mucus, you can dig Protargolum.
Adults, he buried three to five drops of the two, and sometimes three times a day (the number of drops, the frequency of instillation, and the course of treatment prescribed by a doctor).
In acute rhinitis treatment continues to recover and is rarely more than seven days. In adenoids and chronic hypertrophic rhinitis treatment for at least two weeks, and sometimes more - Protargolum in this case prevents the proliferation of adenoids and nasal mucosa. In atrophic chronic adenoids, when there is a sharp decrease in the volume of the nasal mucosa, with drops protargola used with caution and short courses only during the acute illness.
Side effects from the use of drops protargola very rare - the drug is generally well tolerated. Most often it manifests itself in the irritating effect on the mucous membrane of the nasal cavity, the appearance of dryness, numbness, burning and itching. Sometimes it can appear headaches and dizziness.
Such side effects as argyrosis when applying drops protargola almost never occur. However, it is theoretically possible for very prolonged and uncontrolled use. In this case, silver is deposited in the skin and mucous membranes, which leads to life changing the color from blue-gray to black.
Drops protargola and today is widely used in clinical practice physicians, pediatricians and otolaryngologists.