Question: My 5 day old son is suffering from cold.... please tell me what to do,.
Dear cold last seven to tens days and as weather has changed it is very common try these home remedies for yur baby in cold
*roast ajwain and Put in a cotton cloth make a potli Gently rub on chest, back, under feet and palms it should not be very hot nbaby must have single clothing.
*Put saline drops in each nostril of your baby as this would help to clear the nose.
*Boil few cloves or garlic into mustard oil and apply neck, chest, back, under feet and palms the oil must be warm.
*rub Vick vapour on baby’s feet,cover with socks
*Mix 1 teaspoon of sendha namak in warm mustard oil massage chest and back,cover with cotton sheet
*Warm coconut oil,add crushed tulsi leaves massage on the chest, back feet.
*Give steam for 10 to 15 min,do not keep steamer very close it may irritate baby
*Use bathroom as the steam room, turn on hot water tap Sit with your baby for 10min
If no differencethen meet doctor, he will prescribe medications according to weight n need.