Pneumonia, or pneumonia, is an acute infectious disease caused by various types of bacteria, viruses, and fungi. It develops as a complication of a viral disease, during which pathogens enter the lungs. Leech saliva has such a set of biologically active substances that affect the inflammatory focus, providing anti-inflammatory, analgesic, immunostimulating effects.
In general, non-severe cases of diseases, it is recommended to put 5-6 leeches on the heart or back area. And during an attack or a serious illness, usually put 3-5 leeches on your back, making a full exposure. This allows you to quickly remove attacks and exacerbations of the disease.
It is recommended to conduct from 5 to 10 sessions of hirudotherapy. Between sessions should take from 3 to 5 days, depending on the patient's condition.
To prevent a relapse in two weeks, the course of hirudotherapy should be repeated.
There are contraindications. Before use, consult a specialist (doctor).