As a susceptible population, pregnant mothers of office workers are very easy to infect some infectious diseases. The common cold is one of the most common diseases. Pregnant women are one of the most afraid of colds, especially working mothers. Cold virus in early pregnancy will cause more serious damage to the embryo, if accompanied by high fever, it is even more worrying. Pregnant mothers of office workers are at a loss after catching a cold, fearing that the cold will have a bad effect on their babies.
In fact, in many cases, the pregnant mother has a common cold, mainly manifested in sneezing, nasal congestion, and no fever. Her symptoms are mild. If she refuses to accept the cold medicine, she will recover by herself in about a week. This cold has no effect on the fetus.
When the symptoms of the cold are serious, it shows persistent high fever or influenza virus infection. At this time, the cold of pregnant women will have an impact on the fetus. If the cold symptoms of pregnant women are more serious, accompanied by headache, sore throat, asthma and other phenomena, it is recommended to distinguish as soon as possible whether it is a cold or a cold with wind heat. It must be used under the guidance of doctors. The common drugs for treating cold and cough are Kugan granules, Ganmao Qingre granules, etc., which are proprietary Chinese medicine, with relatively small side effects.
In addition, drinking salt water can relieve the cough caused by bronchitis, laryngitis and respiratory tract infection, and can play a very good preventive role. In addition, pregnant mothers should supplement appropriate amount of vitamin C to improve their immunity and fight against cold and other diseases.
Many pregnant mothers are very afraid of taking medicine when they are pregnant. Even if the doctor says it will not cause any impact, the pregnant mother’s heart is also very nervous and dare not take medicine. In fact, dietotherapy is also an effective way to treat diseases. Pregnant mothers with colds may as well try it.
It can be taken while hot through diet therapy, and then covered. It’s better to have a sleep, which is helpful to reduce body temperature, relieve headache, body pain, and recovery. It can also help pregnant women to get rid of wind.