Child Development / / March 29, 2016
Causes and treatment of headache breastfeeding
Headache in nursing mothers - it is not uncommon.In general, the problem of headaches familiar to almost everyone.They encountered people of different professions and ages.Both adults and children.What is the difference headache during breastfeeding, how to get rid of drug and non-drug methods of it?
If headaches become regular, and they are quite strong, preventing you from daily activities, you need to find out the causes of headaches during breastfeeding, and help in this neurologist.
- migraine (the pain usually occurs only on one side of the skull, can last more than a day) - this type of severe headache during Guards requires treatment in the form of receiving painkillers and neutralizing the factors that provoke migraines (itthere may be some food, for example);
- problems with the cervical spine (to do an x-ray may have been trauma);
- fatigue, tension headaches (in this case, well help folk remedies for headaches during lactation and a good, restful sleep);
- increase or decrease in blood pressure (to be measured, and in the case of high - seek emergency medical attention for the purpose of drug therapy);
- various tumors, cysts - this, of course, is the worst scenario, but here without the help of medical diagnosis and can not do.
main thing, it is impossible to ignore the intense headaches that occur on a regular basis.And if before the pain wore a different character, were not as strong, pulsating, and so on. D. In this case it is necessary as soon as possible to see a doctor and undergo appropriate medical examination.
Headache unpleasant just because it is impossible to understand why it occurred.But, according to medical statistics, more often it is a consequence of stress, mental or physical stress, disorders of sleep, most often the case in families where the child was born recently.In addition, it provokes tension headache neck, shoulder girdle, which occurs due to improper body position while feeding your baby.
Nursing from headaches are advised to change the position in which there is this intimate process.Perhaps it makes sense to put a pillow or some device that will help to feel comfortable.It is also necessary to perform simple exercises, such as stretching, to relieve tension in the neck muscles.And you can make circular movements of the head in a clockwise direction and against her inclinations in opposite directions.
Sometimes headaches are caused by oxygen starvation.If you can not get out into the fresh air, you just open the window more often to provide ventilation.This is necessary for the child.By the way, the children have to walk every day.Restrictions apply only to the very cold weather.A walk - this is something that can be a headache to use and even necessary during breastfeeding.
head can literally split and due to lack of fluid in the body.Therefore, before resorting to medication, you can simply try to drink a glass of hot water or unsweetened tea.In general, it should be remembered that for the normal operation of the body, on the day you need to drink at least 1.5 liters of water.It is necessary and for the milk produced by the body in sufficient quantity.With breast milk, we lose water.It is necessary that it was sufficient for the normal state of health.So before you treat the headache with breastfeeding, you just need to try to normalize your drinking regime.
there are many popular recipes to get rid of this disease.For example, dill oil - a very popular tool.They should rub the temples and forehead.Literally in half an hour the pain will stop.
can try to massage the temples, scalp, if the cause of the pain is hiding in suspense, it will definitely help.
course happen and recurrent headaches.In this case, you can use drugs, but still worth a try the following recipe.To do this you will need a potato juice.Enough to take his two tablespoons before meals for a month and headaches remain in the past.
Well, if you are interested in what tablets can drink from the head while breastfeeding, while eliminating serious organic brain damage, then this is paracetamol and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, such as "Nurofen".You need to use in an individual dose, which is determined largely by your weight.Paracetamol with breastfeeding from a headache can be taken at a dose of not more than 6-8 tablets per day.But in fact, from this disease can be eliminated by drinking only 1-2 tablets.It is absolutely safe for the child.