SARS today, there are several groups (influenza, parainfluenza, adenovirus, rhinovirus, etc.), Which are divided into more than 300 subtypes.The influenza virus may refer to the old A, B or C. The last never changes, so people who recover them become immune to it for life.The virus is changed much less frequently, they often affects children.But A virus can cause a whole epidemic, because it changes its antigenic structure every 3-5 years.
addition to various viruses, which can be set only by means of laboratory tests, SARS and influenza symptoms differ.For example, a cold man carries a lot easier, it usually starts very slowly, over several days.In some cases, pronounced symptoms ma
y appear a week after getting the virus in the body.A distinctive feature of SARS is a syndrome of destruction of the respiratory tract - runny nose, sore and scratchy throat, cough.Body temperature rarely rises above 38,5oS.
Unlike the common cold, the flu is developing very quickly, in just a few hours after getting the influenza virus in the mucosa of the upper respiratory tract.The body temperature for 2-3 hours can rise to 39-40oS be felt chills or fever, headache, weakness, muscle pain, loss of appetite, vomiting, possible.The flu is rarely cold, most patients notice dryness in the nose and throat.After a day may appear dry cough.
little different and regimen of SARS and influenza.With cold the human body usually cope on their own.Doctors recommend taking means eliminating symptoms such as runny nose, sore throat, cough.If SARS receiving antiviral and immune-stimulating drugs that help the body to quickly deal with the disease is desired, then the flu it is strictly necessary.Without them, move it will be much more difficult, and complications can occur.
As with influenza and SARS can be taken at a combined preparation as "AnviMaks."It has antipyretic, analgesic, antihistamine and interferonogenic effect, eliminates the symptoms of colds.And the flu - prevents the spread of the virus type A in the body's cells.It includes rimantadine, acetaminophen, ascorbic acid, calcium gluconate, Rutoside and loratadine, which prevents the development of edema.
If you have flu treatment should be addressed more thoroughly.The sooner it is started, the less chance of serious complications, such as pneumonia, bronchitis and others.It is best to consult a doctor.As with SARS and the flu to shoot down the temperature below 38,5oS not recommended, because in this way the body fights viruses in the body.