At the first sign of a cold medication is not needed

This was stated by the Minister of health of Ukraine Ulyana Suprun. The only thing that will be an effective treatment in the first step is bed rest and drinking plenty of fluids, she said.

On his page in the social network head of the Ukrainian Ministry of health was advised not to run to the pharmacy for medication at the first sign of a cold. Ulyana Suprun said that to combat colds in the human immune system has enough resources, so it needs to be able to cope with the illness himself.

So that the body could more effectively fight the virus, will be useful to create a favourable environment, the Minister said.

“Rest without unnecessary stress, drink plenty of fluids, reduce body temperature (if above 38.5 degrees). International protocols in the treatment of SARS in the first place I advise you to take paracetamol (to reduce fever) in combination with ibuprofen”, – shared his recommendation for the treatment of colds Suprun.
She also pointed out that overseas do not use tablets for sore throat and cough. Its effectiveness, these drugs have not proved all that make these drugs only temporarily relieve the unpleasant symptoms.

Suprun stressed that viral infections cannot be treated with antibiotics, in this case only increases the risk of complications. But if a person is not SARS, and the flu should seek medical help, she said. To distinguish the flu from the flu can be very quickly developing symptoms are high fever, body aches and eye pain, chills.

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