Similar Questions with Answers
Question: Hi doc sumaiya , having severe pain in breasts and nipples while feeding my baby.
Answer: Hii dear. I think that is the most painful time for a new mom. I also used to cry when it happened to me . I had noone to give me such soultion.but now u have help do all the moms of healofy so u shouldnt worry. Belowr the home remedy for sore nipple
U can apply nipcare or body butter in the nipple and leave it for sometimes .do wash it before feeding ur baby. If pain is extreme then u can use nipple shield for some time till ur cracks don't get cure. It really works.
Apply a few drops of breast milk on the affected nipple before breastfeeding.After breastfeeding apply some milk again.Allow it to air dry thoroughly.Repeat the same for the other nipple.Follow this remedy a few times daily until the soreness subsides
Dip a washcloth in warm water.bring it out and then place it on your breasts for a couple of minutes.Do this at least 10 minutes before breastfeeding.Repeat this remedy several times a day until the soreness is gone.
A warm shower or heating pad can also help alleviate the discomforts of sore nipples.
Cut open an aloe vera leaf and extract the gel.Apply this fresh gel on the affected areas and allow it to dry on its own.Clean the area with lukewarm water and pat dry with a soft towel.Repeat several times a day for about three to four days.Never feed your baby until you have washed off the aloe vera with warm water. Aloe vera can cause diarrhea in small babies.
Wrap a few ice cubes in a thin towel.Place the towel on the affected area for a couple of minutes.Repeat a few times daily between feedings until you feel better.
You can even use bags of frozen peas or carrots as an ice pack.
Question: Hi can u plz suggest me some home remedy for severe cough to a 9mnths 10days old baby boy
Answer: Hello Dear,
The reason for cough for a 9 month old can be viral infection.
Please use saline drops to keep the congestion at bay.
Give him steam bath
Keep him hydrated always by giving more liquid if he is on breastfeed try and feed him more after short intervals
Try and keep her head upright while she sleeps
Use sanitizer for your hands or for anyone who holds the baby, no kissing on the face.
Keep the baby clean.
If you feel at any point of time it is going beyond the baby's tolerance please rush to the Doctor without further delay.
Question: hii.. i am blessed with a baby boy on jan 30. my breasts are much fuller and heavier, and i am having severe pain while feeding my baby. Plz suggest some remedies
Answer: It is for your milk.feed your baby whenever you feel pain if he doesn't want to eat then take your milk out in a bowl and throw it.