Sore throat is a symptom of many diseases. The main ones are viral and bacterial infections, colds. Also, the throat can be sore due to a variety of factors of non-infectious origin: prolonged loading of the vocal cords, irritation of the mucous membranes with dry air, smoke, allergic reactions, etc. If the sore throat is not treated, it can lead to complications, so it is recommended to consult a doctor sooner. Consider what means of sore throat more often and are considered effective.
Medications for throat pain
A great remedy for sore throat with colds and infectious and inflammatory lesions of bacterial nature. The preparation is produced in the form of a spray and as the main active component contains a solution of phenol, which possesses powerful bactericidal properties and somewhat eliminates pain.
Tablets for resorption based on ambazone - a potent bacteriostatic substance. The agent is active against most pathogens of the infections of the throat, without affecting the intestinal microflora.
Homeopathic preparation, effective both in acute infectious processes in the throat and exacerbation of chronic, and also has a positive effect in hypertrophied pharyngeal tonsils. Form release - tablets for resorption.
Cough syrups and sore throats, produced on a plant basis (licorice and ginger root, fruits of the medicated officinalis, levomenthol). They have an emollient, anti-inflammatory effect and facilitate the departure of phlegm.
Grammidine with anesthetic
Antibacterial preparation of local action in the form of tablets for resorption. Contains the antibiotic grammidine C, antiseptic cetylpyridinium chloride and a substance for reducing pain oxybuprocaine hydrochloride. This is one of the best and fastest acting remedies for sore throat bacterial etiology.
Inexpensive means of pain in the throat, which is an aerosol for irrigation. Has a combined composition: streptocide, sodium norsulfazole, thymol, eucalyptus and mint oil . Has anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antifungal effects.
Tablets for resorption based on natural antiseptic lysozyme and pyridoxine (form of vitamin B6) - a substance that exerts a protective effect on the mucous membranes.
A popular drug for sore throat, which contains amylmetacresol and dichlorobenzyl alcohol. These substances exhibit antimicrobial activity against most infectious agents. A means is prepared in the form of lozenges for resorption with various flavor additives.
Means in the form of a spray based on povidone-iodine and allantoin. Has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effect, promotes tissue regeneration of the mucous membrane of the throat.
The drug, the main substance of which is benzidamine hydrochloride (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug). Available in the form of tablets for resorption, spray and a solution for rinsing the throat. Has anti-inflammatory and anesthetic effect.
Home Remedies for Sore Throat
Sufficiently effective are numerous home remedies for inflammatory processes in the throat, among which is:
- infusions of chamomile, sage, calendula, eucalyptus;
- solution of soda food;
- propolis ;
- tea mushroom;
- pine grease;
- viburnum and others.