allergy in infants
allergy in infants the most common disease in the first days of baby's life.An allergic reaction in infants is more severe than in adults.It is a mistake to believe that the baby in nursing mothers feeding, safe from allergies.Just breast milk contains these unfortunate allergens
cause of allergies in infants
What causes allergies in newborns?The final product containing allergens and edible mother, or products that are used directly to baby.It increases the likelihood of allergy in infants hereditary factor, as well as the difficult birth, fetal hypoxia and transferred severe acute respiratory viral infections or intestinal.It can not be excluded and low functional feature of the digestive tract of the baby.Antibodies are not yet ready to manage and protect the intestinal mucosa.
Smoking during pregnancy also makes the situation worse in the direction of allergic reactions in the baby.Another cause of allergies in infants appears fascination mother vysokokalloriynym
often allergic to the face of the newborn occurs some time after the adoption of a food allergic product, but there are a delayed reaction, which manifests itself on the second day.Everything is very individual in each case and depends on the allergen adopted
allergy symptoms in newborns
How does allergy in infants?Its manifestations are different.It may be allergic skin lesions:
• redness, hives, rashes on the body
• flaking and itching on the body, the skin of the cheeks
• persistent diaper rash, profuse sweating sickness
• formation of scales (gneiss) in the head and eyebrows,angioedema
or lesions of the gastrointestinal tract with swelling of the mucous:
• regurgitation, vomiting
• loose stools with a characteristic green impurity
• constipation, colic, flatulence
rather rare manifestation of allergies in infants occurs as respiratory disordersaccompanied by swelling of the mucosa: allergic rhinitis, bronchospasm
bronchospasm and angioedema pose a risk to their newborns adverse outcomes.
There are a combination of skin lesions, intestinal and bronchi.In such cases, develop:
• atopic dermatitis
allergy in infants treated
If you have allergy symptoms in newborns need to inform the pediatrician and get the necessary treatment recommendations.In severe cases, produce and venous blood sampling to determine the presence of immunoglobulin E. It is effective to identify the allergen diary, which records the mother used products.First how to begin treatment because it is a diet and the elimination of all kinds of food allergies.Tactics of treatment diet chooses allergist.
But until medical help arrives, you should be able to provide first aid to your baby.For example, if bronchospasm give the child up to a year antihistamine syrup containing Claritin or suprastin.
If the newborn is breastfed, the mother need to go on a strict diet with the exception of the potential allergens.A nursing mother immediately excludes from its menu: fish, eggs, chicken eggs, nuts, honey, coffee, chocolate, cocoa, seafood, red and orange vegetables and fruits;soups, pickles, spicy food, spices, garlic, onions, radishes, pineapple, kiwi, grapes, mayonnaise, chips, sausages, ham, sauces, ketchups, adjika, sodas, beer, kvass.
Gently apply small amounts of whole milk, cream, sugar, salt, bread products highest grade.
no restrictions milk products: yogurt, cheese, bifidok, biokefir, plain yogurt, hard cheese, acidophilus;cereals: rice, oat, buckwheat, corn;soups are vegetarian, and cereals;Meat: Young beef, pork, turkey breast, chicken boiled;lean fish: cod, perch, hake;vegetable oil and bakery 2nd grade;Beverages: non-carbonated mineral water, weak tea, juice, fruit drink.
With artificial and mixed feeding baby food allergen protein from cow acts as infant formula.In this case it is necessary to replace the hypoallergenic or hydrolyzed soy mixture, the prescribing physician.But even with such a diet are in trouble: possible intolerance soy diet and pushes the unpleasant taste of the hydrolysis mixture for the baby.
This diet is recommended for three months and only then gradually expanded ration mom, except, of course, vysokoallergennye products.
the treatment, doctors prescribe antihistamines, various creams, adsorbents, ointment for topical application to the skin of the baby.
Elidel cream is used in the event of itching and reduce inflammation with three months old baby.
Cream Byubhen (Bubchen) - and special protection with panthenol.This cream is indispensable in the diaper area and is especially recommended Byubhen cream under a diaper baby from birth.
Cream Byubhen allergies in infants received good reviews from moms who are concerned inflamed skin of the baby.After the start of the treatment of allergies in infants out for a short time.Bubchen cream relieves diaper rash, redness, minor abrasions and bruises, skin enriching nutrients.The cream is recommended for babies Byubhen dermatolagami.The composition of this cream: vitamin E, chamomile, panthenol, fish oil, allantoin.The application is very simple: you need to put on a clean baby skin up to four times a day.The treatment lasts up to ten days.
ointment Fenistil is recommended for children from the first month to relieve inflammation of the skin.
Fenistil drops administered with the first month of the cap 3.bringing to 10 the need for the cap.Repeated dose 3 times a day.These drops against allergies are considered to be very effective for newborns.
Before treatment with antihistamines, use well-proven way to wipe his cheeks popular series of baby and children use cream based on chamomile, and only then move on to stronger drugs.