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Question: My 2 months 24 days baby is coughing and sneezing. But doesn't have a runny nose. Please tell me what i have to do
Following are a few remedies that can help your baby
Slice up a fresh onion and keep in near your baby sulfur content in onion draws out mucus and fluid in r body .
Run a humidifier through the room to help moisten the air and help baby breathe
You may keep a bowl of hot water with 3-4 drops of eucalyptus oil to it to help relieve congestion.
Saline water drops
1-2 drops in each nostril shall help loosen up the mucus and expel it from your babys body .
Add 1-2 drops of eucalyptus oil to a tissue paper and keep it near baby to help breathe .
Elevate your babys head with the help of a pillow to help him breathe and drain down mucus.
Add 2 spoons of ajwain to a cotton cloth heat it on a tava and check on your inner wrist for temperature is mild warm apply on your baby's chest ,neck and nose .
Gently dab for 3-5 mins and cover your baby, hold him upright and gently Pat his back to break congestion.
Came across a doctor who prescribe
Mucolite it's an mucus thinner which works by thinning the mucos and draining it out of baby body by poop
It took a 3-4 days but I'd worked
The quantity would depend on the weight so would suggest consult your pediatrician regarding same .
Apart from that
Massage your baby with a mustard oil heated on a low flame with 4-5 garlic cloves
Drain and apply when mild warm
And ensure you cover him well once you massage him with the oil
Also rub oil onto his chest, palms and feets and put on tshirt, mittens and socks to trap the heat
Question: Hello my baby having runny nose what can i do ?
Answer: • Boil some water in a pot and then add some mint leaves, basil leaves, a little pepper, ginger and breastmilk till the water boils to a point to leave only about 3/4th of original quantity. Now let this solution cool down and administer this to the baby every night.
• Combine 1/4th tbsp of turmeric powder, dates and 1/4th tbsp of celery seeds (ajwain) and boil them all with milk. Cool it down and administer it to the baby.
Question: My baby is 5 months 25 days old. She is suffering with cold and cough and runny nose. Please tell me what can I do for that
Answer: Hi. Following can help you cure blocked nose cold and cough.:
Breast milk the best remedy to cure almost every disease in infants, because of blocked nose yiur baby may not be able to latch properly but hou need yo keep ogfering it to baby.
2. Squirt breast milk in nose and it would help fast curing of cold.
3.saline water: just a drop in each nostrils, Saline water will help unblocking the stuffy nose of your child. Keep cleaning the nose.
4.garlic and ajwain fumes:
Roast 2–3 big cloves of garlic & few pinches of Ajwain on tawa for just one minute. You will be able to smell powerful fumes. Let the mixture cool down and keep near your child. The smell of mixture will heal the cold & cough of your child. You can also bind the mixture in pouch for better handling.
5. Light Steam
Inhaling steam is a natural way to provide relief for blocked nose, chest congestion & cold.
Dont give your baby direct steam but place steamer near your bed and let the room fill with it.
Massage your baby with mustard oil boiled in garlic and ajwain let it be warm and massage baby with this oil in morning and before sleeping.
Above all skin to skin contact with mother works the best.