Elokim child prescribed by a doctor.Use this drug for the treatment of allergic skin diseases - atopic dermatitis and neurodermatitis.Other manifestations of allergic skin require different dosage forms of the drug - an ointment, cream or lotion.
Atopic dermatitis in children - the main manifestations
Atopic dermatitis - an inherited chronic inflammatory skin disease of allergic nature.The first manifestations of atopic dermatitis in the child appear in about three months.The illness may be in the form of weeping or dry form.
weeping form of atopic dermatitis is more common and is manifested in the appearance of the face, buttocks, arms and legs areas of redness and swelling Prevention and treatment of edema - it is important to understand the root cause of , which then appears rash with blisters.The bubbles burst quickly, forming a weeping surface, which is then covered with crusts.All this is accompanied by severe itching.Accession infection manifests itself as a purulent process.
the dry atopic dermatitis Atopic dermatitis - allergic inherited baby's skin becomes dry, swollen and reddened.Since the areas of inflammation very itchy, combing their child, which leads to the beginning sores and then scabs.
sometimes weeping and dry forms of atopic dermatitis are combined.This disease lasts for about two years.After two years of atopic dermatitis appears as a symmetrical skin changes in the natural folds of the skin - redness, swelling dense, small itchy rash, scaling with many scales.
After 12 years of atopic dermatitis becomes an adult, and called for neurodermatitis.Neurodermatitis skin on the elbow and popliteal fossa, inner thighs, perineum, face, neck is dry, thickened.Skin drawing on a skin strikingly expressed in the form of deep furrows.Since in this case the child appears strongest itch, he combs the skin and it is covered with fresh wounds and crusts.
Elokim child - than it helps?
treatment of atopic dermatitis should be comprehensive and take place under medical supervision.Used diet therapy, medication.Mother taught proper care for such a child, from the environment exclude allergenic factors.
The structure of the complex treatment of children with atopic dermatitis can include ointment and cream Elokim Elokim - relieve inflammation and itching , and after two years - lotion Elokim.The composition of dosage forms include elokoma glucocorticosteroid (GCS) mometasone.The mechanism of action of this drug is to suppress the formation of inflammatory mediators - biologically active substances directly involved in the development of inflammation.
Elokim quickly removes all the symptoms of inflammation and allergies.When weeping form of atopic dermatitis in children under two years of Elokim is used in the form of a cream, which has a drying effect.In dry form of the disease is more suitable ointment Elokim - its fat base retains moisture in the skin.
Elokim, and has some very dangerous side effects, so it can not be used without a doctor's prescription.Prolonged use elokoma can lower immunity Immunity - the types and characteristics of children in adult skin - it will contribute to the process of accession to the allergic infection.
Prolonged improper use may also cause side effects from the entire body (systemic).Due to the fact that the children value and the ratio of the surface area of body weight more than adults, the risk of systemic exposure GCS increases.Exhibit such side effects suppression of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal system and the development of the syndrome pituitary - Cushing.
How to apply Elokim
cream or ointment Elokim very thin layer is applied to the site of inflammation of the skin once a day.
In order to avoid the absorption of cream (ointment) Elokim in the blood and systemic side effects, you should observe the following rules:
- in the defeat large areas of skin cream is applied to them every day, and in turn, so that the cream is not coveredvery large area of skin;this is done strictly on prescription;
- with great care cream or ointment applied to the skin folds, where skin comes into contact, and the third - in the folds of the absorption of the cream (ointment) may occur more rapidly, which could lead to systemic side effects of the drug;
- can not be imposed on a cream or ointment is thick, do not let the air (occlusive) dressings;
- can not apply ointment or cream Elokim long, especially without a prescription;it can lead to disruption of growth and development;
- not apply Elokim in infectious and inflammatory skin diseases.
Elokim child used only on prescription.