pressure of the uterus on the pelvic veins, fluid retention, as well as increased pressure in the veins of the legs - these are the main causes of edema during pregnancy in a woman.Most often appear swelling in the feet and ankles of both legs, and increased in the evening, especially if pregnant spent the whole day on their feet.If the swelling went on eggs, and after pressing a finger for a few seconds is a trace, you should immediately consult your doctor to avoid any serious complications.The skilled artisan will give direction to the tests and prescribe drugs in the required dosage.


Drugs approved for use in pregnant women - a diuretic, which are produced by plants.
Medicament "Kanefron" - a diuretic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and antispasmodic effects.The composition of this drug include: rosema
ry leaves, lovage roots and grass centaury.Its application is possible throughout pregnancy.Produce "Kanefron" in the form of drops and tablets, but for pregnant women preferred to take the pills as drops contain alcohol.

Well-proven in combat swelling "Phytolysinum."Its structure also includes herbs such as: birch leaves, the roots of couch grass, horsetail herb, parsley root, as well as pine, orange and sage oil.This medicine may be used if a pregnant woman's kidneys no acute inflammation.

«Eufillin" - has a diuretic effect, causing a rapid increase in urinary excretion of water and electrolytes, relieves spasms.The drug is not recommended to take on an empty stomach, as it may cause dizziness, headache and disturbance of the intestine.Do not take this medication for epilepsy, diseases of the cardiovascular system, as well as low blood pressure.

Traditional medicine

When edema during pregnancy, it is recommended to sit on a salt-free diet, which implies the removal of salt from the diet.You can resort to the help of folk remedies.Excellent helps eliminate edema - a drink made from berries cranberries or cranberry.It is necessary to grind fresh berries with sugar and pour the boiling water.Eat one glass three times a day.

help remove swelling infusion of hips, which holds great weight and quenches thirst without any side effects.To prepare this drink you need 100 grams of wild rose slightly mash, put in a thermos and pour 1 liter of boiling water.Insist 6-7 hours, then strain and drink half a cup 3-4 times a day.