Question: Hello Dr. My 9 months old son is in teething
Since last 5 to 6 days he is suffering from fever, cold and cough, loose motions. From yesterday he is also having problem in eyes yellowish white substance is appearing in eyes.
I am giving him babygesic, Alex, nasivion, ans ORS.
Please suggest some remedy for fast recovery.
Question:Hi my son is 11 months old and teething. He has loose motions since yesterday. Please suggest quick home remedies.
Answer: Hello dear
Loose motions or diarrhoea in babies are caused due to various reasons such as allergies of some food, antibiotics, surrounding is unclean etc.
Home remedies for loose motions:
1. Give ORS to the baby at regular intervals to keep dehydration
2. Give banana to babies as it contains potassium, zinc, iron, calcium, magnesium and vitamin A and B6
3. Mix a teaspoon of ginger, some cinnamon powder, a bit of cumin powder and a teaspoon of honey. Give this mixture to your baby thrice a day.
4. Give ur baby apple, curd, buttermilk, coconut water, carrot juice, starch rich products, lemon, mint etc
Question:my son have fever from yesterday..he is on teething... fever is always 100after some hours wt should I do.?
Answer: You can give him Calpol syrup prescribed by his doctor every 4-6 hrs and monitored his temperature every 2-3 hours as his temp. kept fluctuating between 99-102 degree Celsius . If the temp. exceeds 102 degrees, you should rush to the hospital for consultation .
Question:My son is of 5 months 28 days old.. His teething phase started.. He got fever four days back and recovered.. Since two days he is suffering with stools.. Today he had loose watery stools.. I am giving him econorm and ors forcefully as he is not willing to take both of them.. My break milk supply is getting reduced and he is jot showing interest to have formula milk.. Please suggest the needful so that he recovers from watery loose motions
Answer: Hello! Please try to give ors sips to the baby through out the day. As for anything else, please talk to the doctor.