How to avoid uterine tone
The tone of the uterus is excessive contractile activity of muscles that occurs in response to changes in the normal hormonal or external stimuli.
Instruction on how to avoid uterine tone
When pulling or just discomfort pregnant women should seek immediate medical advice - only medical examination and timely appointment of medical therapy will help maintain the pregnancy to term.
Absolutely contraindicated in any stage of pregnancy emotional stress and excessive exercise, heavy lifting more than three kilograms at a time.
Pregnant women should not be abused tubs, especially hot - it can provoke as increased uterine tone and penetration of infection into its cavity, which threatens abortion (miscarriage).
The tone of the uterus can trigger hormonal changes, which have been a woman before pregnancy - in this case necessarily constant medical supervision and periodic monitoring of the level of "pregnancy hormone" in the blood serum. By reducing their rates accordingly to the expected term of pregnancy the woman is required hospitalization in a hospital maternity ward (department of pathology of pregnancy or gynecological department - independent of gestational age).
A predisposing factor for the development of uterine tone become common infectious disease organism, especially a significant increase in body temperature. Pregnant women should be aware that self-administration of any medication during childbearing is absolutely contraindicated - development of possible toxic effect of any drug on the fetus, especially in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.
A pregnant woman should stop smoking - vasoconstrictor effect of nicotine contributes to a sharp decrease in uterine and placental blood flow, which, in the opinion of the majority of obstetricians and gynecologists, may cause an increase in uterine tone and threatened preterm labor.
Separate use of any medicines, even those that have been recommended by experts earlier, is not a reliable guarantee of effective treatment, so the best help in hypertonicity of the uterus - the timely consult a doctor.